For PRIVATE PRAYER ONLY, Tutbury Church will be open from Wednesday June 24th, Rolleston from Monday 22nd

This information was provided by Revd Phyllis who can be contacted on 01283 814802. or email for further information The Priory Church of St Mary’s Tutbury will be open for private prayer at the following times:      Wednesday, 10am – 12 noon and  Saturday, 10am – 12 noon.    Starting on 24 June.  St … [Read more…]

Church Opening

Further to the government guidelines that church buildings may open again for private prayer, the Standing Committee (the senior lay and ordained church leaders) are discussing how this might happen in Tutbury.  When a decision has been made and cleaning and signing has taken place, we will let you know the times and procedures. Phyllis … [Read more…]

The Churchyard Grows

As time passes under lock-down, some grass gets cut in the ‘new’ churchyard and around individual graves in the eastern section but most continues to grow as the pictures show.  The footpaths stay surprisingly clear and the bluebells are out – beautiful in the sunshine – see the picture gallery at Churchyard Pictures – click … [Read more…]

Giving as Worship

Dear Friends, I hope you are well, and I assure you of my thoughts and prayers. Had Lent continued “normally”, this was a topic I was going to raise in each of our churches in a Sunday sermon.  Lent is the traditional time to reflect on our prayer, fasting and giving.    Sadly, as our … [Read more…]

Services Online

As Churches are now closed, Rev Phyllis Bainbridge has started videoing short services and posting them on FaceBook – just logon to FaceBook and search for St. Mary’s Priory Church, Tutbury (note – there are two different pages – if you get the old one, try the other one. If you do not use FaceBook, … [Read more…]