Launcells: St Swithin, Launcells

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Welcome to the parish church of Launcells, St Swithin, in the Anglican Diocese of Truro and county of Cornwall England. This church is mentioned by Simon Jenkins in his 'England's Thousand Best Churches'(page 74). Sir John Betjeman called it ' the least spoilt church in Cornwall'. The church is open daily from approx. 10.00 am to 5.00 pm.

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c/o The Haven,
1 Lanveans,
EX23 8AB
(01288) 352254

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We invite children and parents to our Crib Service. We have beautiful figures of the Holy Family, with shepherds, Kings and animals. A much loved service.
Every Sunday at for 50 minutes
Family Friendly
A wonderful service celebrating with our favourite Carols. Celebratory refreshments after.
Every Sunday at for 1 hour
Church service
We hold an Eucharist service every Sunday at 11.15 am. It is a Book of Common Prayer version and sung.
Every Sunday at for 1 hour
Every Sunday at
All Day Event
Book of Common Prayer.
Every second third and fourth Sunday at for 1 hour
Holy Communion service.
A service to celebrate Christmas. The church is richly decorated and our bell-ringers will be celebrating too!
Every Sunday at 11:15 AM for 1 hour
Church service
We hold an Eucharist service every Sunday at 11.15 am. It is a Book of Common Prayer version and sung.
Every first Sunday at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Book of Common Prayer



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A Church Near You ID (venue number): 2498
Built: 900
Style of worship: BCP
Our Patron: C.P.A.S.
Archdeaconry: BODMIN (392)
Deanery: STRATTON (39202)
Benefice: The North Kernow (39/106D)
Parish Legal Name: Launcells (390208 )
CofE Church Info: (639208 39/208)
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The current editor is: John Lee

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This page was last updated on Friday 12th May 2017
Launcells: St Swithin : Off A3072 nr. Brooks Garden Centre, Launcells, Cornwall, EX23 9NQ - Leaving Stratton & driving EAST along the A3072 turn NORTH at the Brooks Garden Centre sign 0but continue past here & take the NEXT LEFT (Signed) approx half mile on. Church is at the end of this narrow tarmac road- with Car Park.

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