St Giles, Stanton St Quintin

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St Giles is in Stanton St Quintin, Chippenham, Wiltshire. Our Rector is the Reverend Christopher Bryan.
The building dates from the twelfth to the fifteenth century, with major alterations in 1827, 1851 and 1888. It is one of 8 churches in the Gauzebrook group in North Wiltshire.
We have one service each Sunday. Our services are fairly traditional but relaxed and all inclusive. We serve refreshments after each morning service, to have some time for fellowship. We are a friendly and welcoming church to newcomers and supportive of the regular congregation. We have close links with the village school which is just opposite the church.
The church is popular with wedding couples from outside the village due to the proximity of the Stanton Manor Hotel and we love to meet the couples during their preparation for their weddings. if you want to enquire about a wedding (or a baptism) please click on the Contacts tab for the parish office details. See link on right, to Church of England website page about getting married in church.
We have a Festival Choir which rehearses for Christmas, Easter and Harvest. All are welcome to join.
We have several events throughout the year, to raise money and to have fun.
Our award winning Living Churchyard project maintains the churchyard as a wildlife haven. One of our regulars has set up a blog about this project - see the link on the right hand side. It is very interesting and informative. Please come along and join in on one of our working Saturdays. You don't have to do any work if you just want to find out more. Ivan, one of our coordinators, has received an award from Wiltshire Wildlife for his work with wildlife and particularly with the Living Churchyard project. See link on right hand side
We have a house study group and engage with the other churches in the Gauzebrook area to share our studies.

We are having discussions about making improvements to the church and would welcome any comments or enquiries from anyone. Please use the contact details provided.

Parish boundary view Bird's eye view

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Hilary Greene
3 Rectory Close
Stanton St Quintin
Chippenham
SN14 6DT
(01666) 837850 (Churchwarden) or 01666 825019 (Lorraine Mackie Parish Office admin@deanery.org.uk)

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Carol Service
A service of Carols and Lessons with the Festival Choir followed by refreshments
Sunday 17th December 2017 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
 
Crib Service
A family friendly service preparing for Christmas Day - lots of fun
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 5:00 PM for ½ hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
 
Holy Communion for Christmas Eve
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 9:00 PM for 1 hour
Christmas Carols
 
Christmas Day Family Service
All Age Service for Christmas Day. Bring along a present to show the congregation!
Monday 25th December 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
 
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Sunday

Morning Praise
followed by refreshments
Every first Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Refreshments Common Worship
Holy Communion
Every second Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Refreshments
All Age Family Worship
A family friendly service for all ages followed by refreshments.
Every third Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Ends Friday 15th December 2017.
Resumes Monday 18th December 2017
Family Friendly Refreshments
Holy Communion
this service uses a special Celtic service sheet, which includes some Taize.
Every fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Ends Friday 22nd December 2017.
Resumes Monday 25th December 2017
Refreshments
Gauzebrook Area Service
A Family Holy Communion Service for the whole Gauzebrook Group held on the fifth Sunday of the month. In December this is in Luckington
Every fifth Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Refreshments

Wednesday

Choir Practice
The church has a Festival Choir which meets for a few weeks before the major festivals to practise. We are now starting to practise for the Carol Service on 17th December. Please email for dates and venue(s).
Every Wednesday at 7:45 PM for 1 hour
until Wednesday 13th December 2017
Printer friendly list of events
Carol Service
A service of Carols and Lessons with the Festival Choir followed by refreshments
Sunday 17th December 2017 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols Mulled Wine Mince Pies
Crib Service
A family friendly service preparing for Christmas Day - lots of fun
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 5:00 PM for ½ hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols
Holy Communion for Christmas Eve
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 9:00 PM for 1 hour
Christmas Carols
Christmas Day Family Service
All Age Service for Christmas Day. Bring along a present to show the congregation!
Monday 25th December 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Christmas Carols

Features


(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass
Organ

 

Alpha and Emmaus courses run regularly in the Benefice. Weekly bible study group in the village.
     
Guidebooks
Church Open 8.30 am to 5.30 pm daily
Hall for Hire
Other information
Incumbent: The Revd Christopher Paul BRYAN
Incumbent: The Revd Alison Jane LOVE
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 11842
Archdeaconry: MALMESBURY (552)
Deanery: NORTH WILTSHIRE (55203)
Benefice: Gauzebrook (05/085C)
Parish Legal Name: Stanton St. Quintin (550218 )
CofE Church Info: (605218 5/218)
Short URL: acny.uk/11842/
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The current editor is: Hilary Greene

This page was last updated on Thursday 9th November 2017
 
 
 
St Giles, Stanton St Quintin, Wiltshire, SN14 6DQ - In the centre of the village, opposite the school

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