Outwell: St Clement, Outwell

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St Clement’s Church, Outwell is located on the banks of the Welle Creek at the centre of this Fenland village. It has many important historic features, including 12 unique carvings in the roof of the nave which have excited historians since their recent “rediscovery” three years ago.

The church is also on the Angel Trail of Norfolk churches with significant angel carvings.

Weekly services are held at St Clement’s at 11am, with its sister church of St Peter’s, Upwell holding its service at 9:30am each week.

There is also a thriving Coffee Shop offering varied refreshments and  light lunches every Tuesday from 10am until 3pm, which has become a popular meeting place for both local people and visitors alike, while bringing in vital church funds.

Renovation work part-funded by a Heritage Lottery Fund grant is currently underway to ensure this magnificent building at the heart of a bustling village on the edge of Norfolk can be seen at its best.

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Latest News Sheet from St Clements


Sunday 3rd September 2017


Welcome to our 11am Communion Service.


We continue to pray for Joan, Gillian, Mary and their families and all who care for them.


The Coffee Shop is open on Tuesday 10am - 3pm where you can enjoy a light lunch or just a snack and coffee and meet up with friends. At 2pm the History Group will meet.


Dates for your diary, Harvest Lunch Sunday 22nd October. Book Launch 20th October, organised by The Friends, for details speak to Kate Jackson or Margaret Lake at the Coffee Shop.


Thanks to all who give to the Food Bank trolley.

September Services all at 11am

3rd Communion Service

10th  Communion Service

17th Service of the Word

24th Communion Service

10th September Harvest Service at the Boat Basin at 3pm followed by Bring and Share Tea at St Andrew’s organised by Welle Churches Together


2838.pngYou can find a copy of St Clements Weekly on the Church of England website "A Church Near You" at http://acny.org.uk/2838


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Revd. Paul Skillings
18 Main Road
Friday Bridge
PE14 0HJ
01945 739171 (Priest-in-Charge)
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Parish Communion
Every first second and fourth Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour
Service of the Word
Less formal Service of the Word; this service occasionally includes Holy Baptism
Every third Sunday at 11:00 AM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Refreshments
Joint Parish Communion Outwell and Upwell
Joint service with Upwell, alternating, see Outwell home page for details
Every fifth Sunday at 11:00 AM for 1 hour


Coffee Shop
Coffee Tea and Cakes served all day 10-3 winter, longer in summer. Lunches available from about midday, including (as available) soup, baked potatoes, quiches, cheesy mash, beans. Special events from time to time. eg History Group, Bible Study, Craft and Chatter, Poetry Workshop, and occasional Piano,
Every Tuesday at 10:00 AM for 6 hours


Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Floodlight
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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 2838
Built: 12th century
Style of worship: Central
Archdeaconry: Huntingdon & Wisbech (144)
Benefice: Outwell (14/186 P)
Parish Legal Name: Outwell (140340 )
CofE Church Info: (614340 14/340)
Short URL: acny.uk/2838/
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The current editor is: David Mann

This page was last updated on Sunday 3rd September 2017
Outwell: St Clement : Church Terrace, Outwell, Norfolk, PE14 8RQ

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