First point of contact Wynne Holcombe. Tel: 01453 542091 email: wynneholcombe@gmail.com

Revd Peter Marsh

contact Peter at pcemarsh@gmail.com or telephone 542091 (before 6pm)

The new church website can be found here.

Church of St. Martin

Picture of the Church

October

Day Time Service
Sunday 6th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 13th 8 am Holy Communion
9:30 am Harvest Family Service
5:30 pmHarvest Font Service
Sunday 20th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 27th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist

September

Day Time Service
Sunday 1st 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Eleventh Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 8th 8 am Holy Communion Twelfth Sunday after Trinity
9:30 am Family Service
Sunday 15th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 22nd 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 29th 8:00 am Holy Communion Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity
9:30 am Matins

August

Day Time Service
Sunday 4th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Seventh Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 11th 9:30 am Family Service Eighth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 18th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Ninth after Trinity
Sunday 25th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Tenth after Trinity

July

Day Time Service
Sunday 7th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Third Sunday after Trinity
Sunday 14th 8 am Holy Communion Fourth after Trinity
9:30 am Family Service
Friday 19th 9:30 am School Service All Welcome
Sunday 21st 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Fifth after Trinity
Sunday 28th 9:30 am Family Communion Sixth after Trinity

June

Day Time Service
Sunday 9th 8 am Holy Communion Pentecost
9:30 am Family Service
Sunday 16th 8 am Holy Communion Trinity Sunday
9:30 am Matins
Sunday 23rd 9:30 am Family Communion Sixth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 30th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist

May

Day Time Service
Sunday 5th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 12th 8 am Holy Communion Fourth Sunday of Easter
9:30 am Family Service
Sunday 19th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Fifth Sunday of Easter
Sunday 26th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Sixth Sunday of Easter

April

Day Time Service
Sunday 7th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Lent 5
Sunday 14th 8 am Holy Communion Palm Sunday
9:30 am Family Service
Friday 19th 10 am Walk of Witness Good Friday
2 pm An hour before the Cross
Sunday 21st 6 am Sunrise Service on Nibley Knoll
9:30 am Parish Eucharist
6 pm Easter Evening Service
Sunday 28th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Easter 1

March

Day Time Service
Sunday 3rd 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 3rd 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Wednesday 5th 6 pm Evening Eucharist
9:30 am Family Service
Sunday 17th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 24th 9:30 am Family Communion

February

Day Time Service
Sunday 3rd 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Candlemas
Sunday 10th 8 am Holy Communion
9:30 am Family Service
Sunday 17th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 24th 9:30 am Family Communion

January

Day Time Service
Sunday 6th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 13th 8 am Holy Communion
9:30 am Family Service
Sunday 20th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist
Sunday 27th 9:30 am Family Communion

December

Day Time Service Led by
Sunday 2nd 9.30 am Advent Sunday Rev'd David Russell
6.30 pm Advent Carols and Readings Rev'd Peter Marsh
Sunday 9th 8 am BCP Holy Communion Rev'd Peter Marsh
9.30 am Family Service "
Monday 10th 7:30 pm Oriana Christmas Concert
Sunday 16th 9:30 am Parish Eucharist Rev'd Peter Marsh
6 pm Christmas Carols "
Monday 17th 6:30 pm School Carol Service
Sunday 23rd 9:30 am Family Communion Rev'd Peter Marsh
Monday 24th 10 pm Journey to Bethlehem Tim Andrews
6 pm Christingle Rev'd Peter Marsh
11:30 pmMidnight Mass "
Tuesday 25th9:30 am Parish Eucharist Rev'd Peter Marsh
Sunday 30th 8 am BCP Holy Communion Rev'd Peter Marsh
9:30 am Matins Sue Plant

November

Every Wednesday 5pm: Evening Prayer

The bellringers meet every Friday at 7.30 pm and afterwards at The New Inn Waterley Bottoms.

History

The fifteenth century church is dedicated to the 5th century Saint Martin who served as a Roman soldier and later became Bishop of Tours. The church is thought to have been built on the site of an earlier Saxon church and was extensively restored in Victorian times.

Monumental Inscriptions

See here for a list of monumental inscriptions in the closed churchyard.