Covid-19/Coronavirus Update - December 2020 (updated 14/01/21)

Following the end of the second lockdown, some of our churches are now open for worship and private prayer. Details are below.

St George

  • Shortened Communion service every Sunday at 9:45am, with distribution of bread only and no singing
  • No need to book - just turn up
  • Please wear a mask, apply hand sanitiser (provided) on entry and leave your name and phone number
  • Sit in the marked pews and follow the one-way system
  • No refreshments after the service - please move outside before talking to friends
  • BCP service 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 8am
  • Also open for private prayer Wednesday 8:30am - 4pm

St Mary

  • Eucharist every Sunday at 8am and 9.45am. Please book EACH week with Trudy (trtabone@gmail.com) if you wish to attend either service.
  • Eucharist every Wednesday at 9.30am - no need to book
  • Contemplative Prayer Group meets every Wednesday at 5pm 
  • Church is locked outside service times

St Peter

  • Holy Communion (BCP) every Sunday at 9am
  • Holy Communion (Order 1) every Sunday at 10.30am
  • Both services are abbreviated and arranged in accordance with COVID-19 requirements
  • No need to book - just turn up
  • Open for personal prayer 10am - 4pm every day
  • Benefice Prayer Group meets in the Hardye Chapel at St. Peter's Church every Friday at 10.30am for half an hour, with appropriate spacing and hand sanitising

West Stafford

  • No services at the moment
  • Church open on Wednesdays and Sundays between 10am and 4pm

Winterborne Monkton

  • Holy Communion service on the 1st Sunday of the month at 11.15am
  • Church open for private prayer every Friday, Saturday and Sunday during daylight hours. 

Compton Valence and Winterbornes St Martin, Abbas and Steepleton