Coronavirus: Covid-19

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(Updated 30th July 2021)

Following the government’s recent announcement and subsequent Church of England guidance, we are now able to let you know the following arrangements for our Sunday and Wednesday morning church services which will come into effect from Wednesday 4 August until Sunday 5 September:-

  • The pattern of our services remains the same for August.
  • Booking will no longer be required.
  • Every other pew can now be occupied with 1 household per pew / some bubbling.
  • Masks are still recommended in accordance with Government guidance; given the enclosed space and showing respect for others.
  • No exchange of ‘The Peace’ still remains in place.
  • Please continue to clean pews after use.
  • The current practice for Communion continues with small glasses.

NB. For 1st August only, please book your pew by going to or phone Julie on 269160. She’ll pick up your message) and will book you in.

Areas in church will still be roped off as before for Private Prayer.

For the time being we are continuing to stream our Sunday services at (click here) at 10am each Sunday morning and each service will remain on YouTube for two weeks. There is a zoom coffee immediately after the premiere of the Sunday service (go to . We hope you will join us.)

The services in church are :-
Every Wednesday at 9.30am
Every Sunday at
First Sunday of each month at 9.45am

 Our building remains open each day for private prayer.

For suggestions of various prayer resources, including other services, please click here.

Community Support
We want to help as best we can. If you live locally and would like to offer practical help to someone, or if you would like to receive practical support or a phone call – someone to call to check that you are ok –   please email the church office (click here) or call us on 01730 302695. The church office is currently closed with our Administrator working from home, but the answer phone will be checked daily. We’d love to help if we can.

We are not yet a collection point for the food bank again but your donations are more needed than ever. They can be dropped off at the Nationwide Building Society (10am to 2pm, Monday to Friday) or the Methodist Church (10am to 12noon Mondays and Wednesdays) or in Tescos. Thank you for your generosity