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St Mary's Ashwell

Welcome to the homepage of St Mary's church in the village of Ashwell Hertfordshire England. Here you will find out more about our church building, what has happened recently, and what events are planned for the future.

St. Mary's Ashwell is a bustling village church which is at the heart of the community. It's tower dominates the whole of the village and the surrounding countryside and is the iconic center of the village. We have a long standing choral tradition and a music festival that has been running for over fifty years. Feel free to browse these pages and if there is anything you can't find don't hesitate to contact us.

We are the United Benefice of St Mary's Ashwell, St Nicholas Hinxworth and St Vincent's Newnham. Please click on the names of the other benefice churches if you like to know more details of them.

The Parish Office has moved! We are now located in the church.
Office opening hours are Monday - Thursday 9:30am-11:30am.
Our new telephone number is: 01462 743922

What's going on this week?

"If it's happening
- It's in the diary"

Click here for the church diary

Use the church diary to find out details of services and events in the parish or click on the pew sheet to download one.

Services this Coming Sunday

Sunday 31st July 2016

9:15am Parish Eucharist at St Nicholas

Banns: Smith/Vallely (1); Banns: Smyth/Day (2)


Readings: Colossians 3.1-11
Luke 12.13-21

10:45am Parish Eucharist at St Mary's

Hymns:  New A&M  4  387  814  480  778ii
Anthem:  All things bright and beautiful - Rutter
Junior Anthem:  O Praise the Lord - Batten
1st Reading: Hosea 11.1-11; Patrick Coldstream
Psalm: 107.1-9
2nd Reading: Colossians 3.1-11; Gaye Rowlands
Gospel: Luke 12.13-21
Intercessions: Bernard Allen
Churchwarden: Caroline
Offertory: Bridget Macey & Dorothy Greenbank
Coffee: Shirley Wardrop
Chalice: Gaye & Margaret
Sound: Lee Davies

6:30pm Choral Evensong at St Mary's

Introit:  O Praise the Lord - Batten
Hymns:  New A&M  649  604  480  632
Psalm: 107.1-12
Canticles:  Service in D - Brewer
1st Reading: Genesis 50-end; Liz Moynihan
2nd Reading: 1 Corinthians 14.1-19; Olive Holmes
Intercessions: Mark Eaton
Anthem:  Hail, Gladdening Light - Wood

Reg. Charity Number: 1134776