Stay well, stay safe, stay home

All church services are suspended due to the Coronavirus pandemic and we regret that our church buildings are all CLOSED
until further notice.
We continue to meet online Tuesday and Thursday evening for
evening prayer, St James Ashworth Facebook page from 8 pm;
Sunday morning via Zoom streamed live to St James Ashworth Facebook page from 10:30 am.

Please click on the ‘News’ link at the top of the page for the latest from our vicar, including blogs, videos and
a virtual tour of The Stations of the Resurrection painted by Rob Floyd.

This is the website for the Church of England
Benefice of St Paul’s Norden with St James’ Ashworth and St Michael’s Bamford

Everyone is always welcome at the services in any of our churches.

Please look at the specific Church pages below to find a date, time and tradition which best suits you.

For all enquiries please contact the Vicar:

Revd Jason Powell 01706 631050 revjasoncpowell@gmail.com

or the Secretaries or Wardens on:

St Pauls

PCC Secretary

  • Ian Short ian@short.org.uk
  • Wardens

  • Andrew Mawson (no email)
  • Clifford Harker cliffordharker3@gmail.com
  • St Michaels

    PCC Secretary

  • Janet Whittles janet.whittles@sky.com
  • Wardens

  • Frances Brough fbrough@hotmail.co.uk
  • Shirley Mitchell samitchell655@talktalk.net
  • St James

    PCC Secretary

  • Hilary Tyres hilary.tyers@hotmail.com
  • Wardens

  • Barbara Tunstall (no email)
  • Chris Bryning (no email)
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    St Michaels, Bamford

    Regular Service times:

    Wednesday 10am – Holy Communion

    Thursday 7pm – Family Service

    Sunday 8am – All Age Worship
    Last Sunday of the Month ONLY

    Sunday 11am – Holy Communion
    EXCEPT the last Sunday of the month,
    which is All Age Worship

     

    St James, Ashworth

    Our services use the Book of Common Prayer

    Regular Service times:

    First Sunday of the Month – 3pm – Holy Communion
    All other Sundays – 3pm – Evensong

     

    St Pauls, Norden

    Regular Service times:

    Sunday – 9:30am – Holy Communion
    EXCEPT the last Sunday of the month, which is All Age Worship

    Once a month, on the first Sunday at 18:30 our Choir leads us in Evensong from the Book of Common Prayer

    Come and Join us!

     

    What's going on?

    We continue to meet online Tuesday and Thursday evening for evening prayer, St James Ashworth Facebook page from 8 pm;
    Sunday morning via Zoom streamed live to St James Ashworth Facebook page from 10:30 am.
    You would be more than welcome to join us.
    If you would like to join the Zoom meeting please email the vicar.

    No upcoming events.

    Get in touch here

    For enquiries regarding Weddings, Baptisms and Funerals please contact the Rev'd Jason Powell on 01706 663 1050.


    Benefice Safeguarding coordinators:
    St Michaels - Rose Bennett (07811401177) / St Pauls - Jane Mitchell (01706 656146) / St James - David Neave - 01706 350605.

    St Michaels

    Bury & Rochdale Old Road
    Bamford, Rochdale
    OL10 4BB

    St James

    Chapel Lane off Ashworth Road,
    Ashworth, Rochdale
    OL11 5UR

     

    St Pauls

    Edenfield Road
    Norden, Rochdale
    OL12 7SL

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