Shipton-on-Cherwell Holy Cross, Shipton on Cherwell, near Kidlington

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This little gem of a church is located on the canal side, near bridge 220, behind the manor house if you come by road.  It is open every day from 10am to 4pm.  Rebuilt in 1831, a church has stood on this site since at least the 12th century.  

The congregation attempts to be friendly and welcoming.  We offer Fair Trade coffee and tea and soft refreshments after the services.  YOU will be welcome to worship with us.

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Rev Canon Adrian Daffern
The Rectory
Rectory Lane
oxon OX5 1UQ
Tel: 01993-811415 (Rector)
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Holy Communion
Every second Sunday at 9:30 AM for 55 minutes
Family Friendly Coffee
Family Service
This service seeks to reach out to people without church experience or poor memories of old churches, to provide a rewarding introduction or re-introduction without the pressure of having to decide to come to the rail for communion.
Every fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 50 minutes
Grade 2 Listed Building Conservation Area Supports Fairtrade goods Tower Stained glass Guidebooks / notes Organ Church Open Wheelchair Access / Ramp Assistance Dogs Visitor Parking Available

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Normally 10.00 am to dusk subject to keyholders holidays.

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The Revd Canon Adrian Mark DAFFERN
The Rectory
Rectory Lane
(01993) 811415
A Church Near You ID: 248
Style of worship: All inclusive
Archdeaconry: Dorchester (274)
Deanery: WOODSTOCK (27411)
Benefice: Blenheim (27/055BT)
Parish Legal Name: Shipton on Cherwell (270286 27/286)
CofE Church Info: (627286 27/286)
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The current editor is: Anne Clark

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