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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.


We are commited to safeguarding as an integral part of the life and ministry of the Church; we aim to ensure that all aspects of the House of Bishops 2017 Policy 'Promoting safer Church' are promoted and adhered to by all those who serve within our church. Please click the link to take you to Safeguarding Statement.

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'Together we are giving hope' video including footage from St Mary's, click to watch.

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 Today

Sunday 18th August 2019

9:15am Parish Eucharist at St Nicholas



10:45am Parish Eucharist at St Mary's


1st Reading: Jeremiah 23.23-29; Patrick / Janet
Psalm: 82
2nd Reading: Hebrews 11.29-12.2; Melanie  
Gospel: Luke 12.49-56
Intercessions: Mark
Churchwarden: David R
Offertory: Angela & Vanessa
Coffee: Rose C
Chalice:  Bernard & Mark
Sound: David Mannion

6:00pm Evening Service at St Mary's

1st Reading: Isaiah 28.9-22; Christine Scholfield
Psalm 119.17-32
2nd Reading:2 Corinthians 8.1-9; Margie Wallace

Intercessions: Revd. Robert
CW: Robert

If you would like to know of other village activities please click here this will direct you to the Ashwell Village Calendar.

Reg. Charity Number: 1134776