Special Services and Events

These are the current special services:


27 July Coop Pioneers Concert at St Mary in the Baum with The Galahads, The People, Palms (Genres : Indie, Alternative, Jazz and Blues Inspired)  Tickets £7 on Skiddle

29 July Evensong at St Chad’s 630pm

Heritage Open Days. St Chad’s will be open 2 to 4pm on the Thursday,

Friday and Saturday, September  6th, 7th and 8th September, from 2-4 pm. St Mary’s will be open 10am to 3pm on the 15th and Ipm to 3pm on the 16th. The end of the open day will be followed by the festival of hymns.

16 September 3pm A Festival of Hymns at St Mary’s

16 September Confirmation at St Chad’s with Bishop of Middleton 630pm

30 September Evensong at St Chad’s 630pm

7 October Harvest Festival at St Mary’s and St Chad’s. Harvest Lunch at St Chad’s

21 October A service of thanksgiving for Healthcare Sunday 3pm at St Mary’s

28 October Evensong at St Chad’s 630pm

4 November 3pm at St Mary's Commemoration of the Faithful Departed

10 November 4pm at St Chad’s The Battle is Over Civic ecumenical service.

11 November Evensong with Commemoration of the end of the 1st World War at St Mary’s 3pm

18 November at 3pm Churches Conservation Trust Re-dedication at St Edmund's with the Bishop of Manchester

24 November St Chad’s with Ukrainian Holodomor 85 years event at 1pm

9 December 3pm Festival of Lessons and Carols at St Mary in the Baum with the University of the Third Age Choir