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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 currently in a vacancy and seeking a new incumbant for our United Benefice.

If you would like to find out more please click on the link.

For details of the application procedure and closing date, please click here.

We are hoping to have a new Rectory build and need your support.
If you would like to find out more please
click on the link.

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 26th October 2014

9:15am Parish Eucharist at St Nicholas

Service led by Patrick Forbes

Colossians 3.12-17
Matthew 24.30-35

9:30am Holy Communion - BCP at St Vincent

Service led by Ian Friars

10:45am Parish Eucharist at St Mary's

Service led by Ian Friars

Junior Anthem:
1st Reading: Nehemiah 8.1-4a (5-6) 8-12; Stephen ten Hove
Psalm: 119.9-16
2nd Reading: Colossians 3.12-17; Anne Thomas
Gospel: Matthew 24.30-35
Intercessions: Margaret Kerr
Churchwarden: Gaye
Offertory: Derek Holtom & Frances Allen
Coffee: Beth & David Richards
Chalice: Mark & Gaye


6:30pm Choral Evensong at St Mary's

Service led by Richard Genochio




1st Reading: Isaiah 55.1-11; Sam Wallace

2nd Reading: Luke 4.14-30; Hilary MacKenzie

Intercessions:  Andrew Gillborn

Churchwarden: Sarah Talks

Reg. Charity Number: 1134776