St Mary the Virgin, Baldock, Baldock

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St Mary the Virgin, Baldock

EVERYONE is very welcome to join our worship at St Mary's Baldock.  Part of the UNITED Benefice of Baldock with Bygrave.   See above tab "Services and Events"  for our regular church service details. As well as regular services the church is also open for visiting from Sunday to Friday only. NOT open Saturdays. 

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General Enquiries  

Telephone:01462 892838  for general enquires or  e-mail [email protected] //    

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Church Hall hire  

Please contact [email protected] // or ring:-

Alexandra Milne

07718 918390
01462 490062

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Church Wardens  

Phil Charsley - 01462 895665

Claire Farbrother 07936572915

Weddings, baptisms and funerals  

Reverend Andrew Holford       Telephone: 01462 896273 (do not call on Fridays please as this is Rector's day off.)  

Readers   

Mr Ron Crumpholt and Mrs Sharon Cooper.  

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Publicity Officer   

TBA      

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Youth Worker    

Vacant. 

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Church Organisations  

Youth Group ("SMUG") Choir, Junior Choir, Junior Church and Bell Ringers.     

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Friends of St Mary's   We have a regular programme of Social and Fund Raising activities. "Friends of St Mary's" membership is open for all who wish to support raising funds to restore the ancient fabric of St Mary's church Baldock.     

 

The Church Hall Coffee Bar and Shop   

Opening times   Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10.00 till noon. 

Disabled toilet and baby changing facilities availabe at ground floor level. There is a disabled lift to give access to the small hall and cafe. A key is required to operate the lift.

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Pre-arranged lifts to Church Service

Lifts to St Mary's church services can be arranged for elderly and/or infirm parishioners.  

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Disabled Access  

Level entrance from north porch doorway.The gates for vehicular access from Church St require a security code to open the padlock.   There is a disabled toilet in Church Hall.

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Donations  

Cheques and standing orders for donations should be made PAYABLE to "St Mary's Baldock PCC". Ideally use the  Gift Aid envelopes for your donations. Queries about making regular donations to St Mary's should be directed to the Stewardship Recorder Andy  Ball from whom forms are available for bankers orders and/or Gift Aid declarations.  

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Website

For queries about St Mary's Website please contact the Webmaster 

Facebook

You can follow St Mary's, Baldock on Facebook if you have a Facebook membership. https://www.facebook.com/StMaryTheVirginBaldock

Friends of St Mary's (FoSM) also has it Facebook Page.

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Registered Charity   

THE PCC OF THE ECCLESIASTICAL PARISH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN, BALDOCK Registered Charity No. 1133060

 

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Reverend Andrew Holford
Rev A Holford
The Rectory
9 Pond Lane
Baldock
SG7 5AS
01462 896273 (Rectory) or 01462 892838 (Church Office on Anserphone ONLY at most times)

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Sunday

Sunday Holy Communion
Communion Service to Book of Common Prayer
Every Sunday at 8:00 AM for ½ hour
Book of Common Prayer
PARISH PRAISE !
This service held about every six weeks on a Sunday and does not have communion. All the family very welcome.
This service held about every six weeks, please check notice board or our Facebook Page for dates.
Every Sunday at 9:30 AM for 50 minutes
Family Friendly Refreshments
Parish Communion
Parish Communion with Choir. Every Sunday except when "Parish Praise" is on. Junior Church activities are held in hall on most Sundays during this service. There is NOT a creche at any service at St Mary's, but children and infants are welcome.
Every Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour and 5 minutes.
Family Friendly Refreshments
Choral Evensong
Choral Evensong is usually on the first Sunday of the month, except in August and December.
Choral Evensong is usually on the first Sunday of the month, except in August and December. Choral Evensong days vary so please see notice on North Porch or check latest Pew sheet on this website or on Facebook.
Every first Sunday at 6:00 PM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly

Monday

Morning Prayer
Please note morning prayer times vary:- Monday 8.20 am.....Tuesday 8.20 am...Wednesday 8.40 am.
Every Monday at 8:20 AM for ½ hour
Communion
Church is also open from 12 until 1.30 pm for this service
Every Monday at 12:30 PM for ½ hour
Evening Prayer
On Mondays evening prayer is at the later time of 4.45 pm
Every Monday at 4:30 PM for ½ hour

Tuesday

Morning Prayer
Please note morning prayer times vary:- Monday 8.20 am.....Tuesday 8.20 am...Wednesday 8.40 am.
Every Tuesday at 8:20 AM for ½ hour
Evening Prayer
On Mondays evening prayer is at the later time of 4.45 pm
Every Tuesday at 4:30 PM for ½ hour

Wednesday

Morning Prayer
Please note morning prayer times vary:- Monday 8.20 am.....Tuesday 8.20 am...Wednesday 8.40 am.
Every Wednesday at 8:40 AM for ½ hour
Weekday Holy Communion
Every Wednesday at 9:30 AM for ½ hour
Tiny Tots Sing Along
Short Service for Parents and toddlers with music.
Services can change during holidays, please check church notice board or our Facebook page for latest information.
Every Wednesday at 10:30 AM for ½ hour
Family Friendly Refreshments

Thursday

Evening Prayer
On Mondays evening prayer is at the later time of 4.45 pm
Every Thursday at 4:30 PM for ½ hour

Features

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)
Stained Glass Floodlight
Organ

 

Lent
     
Guidebooks
Cafe / Restaurant Shop
Church Open Our church is open for visitor throughout the week at all reasonable hours except Saturdays. Coffee shop open most Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Foodbank or foodbank collection point
www.backtochurch.com Hall for Hire St Marys Church Hall is available for commercial and private hire - please contact Church Warden Rhian Dodds or Alex Milne secretary for booking details and availability. Unfortunately there is no disabled access to the raised Cafe area but there is a disabled toilet in the church hall at ground level.
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Andrew Peter HOLFORD
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 7910
Built: 1325
Our Patron: Joint patonage board for the United Benefice
Archdeaconry: HERTFORD (323)
Deanery: BUNTINGFORD (32303)
Benefice: Baldock with Bygrave (32/016DP)
Parish Legal Name: Baldock (320210 )
CofE Church Info: (632210 32/210)
Short URL: acny.uk/7910/
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The current editor is: Alexandra Milne

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This page was last updated on Sunday 5th March 2017
 
 
 
St Mary the Virgin, Baldock : Church St, Baldock, Hertfordshire, SG7 5AD - Vehicle access from Church St restricted by a security gate - an access code may be required to open padlock.

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