Upwell: St Peter, Upwell

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This ancient Fenland Church offers a warm welcome to visitors. It is a sister parish to St Clement's Outwell, with whom it shares the ministry team. Both churches are on the Cambs/Norfolk border: in fact the border used to run through the middle of both villages along the Well Creek. There is a staithe for mooring outside the church. St Peter's was one of the inspirations for Dorothy L. Sayers' "The Nine Tailors" and has a fine angel roof and two galleries.

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Rev Paul Skillings
18 Main Road
PE14 0hj

(01945)739171 (Lay Minister Mrs Calvert) or (01945) 772171

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Parish Communion
Every second Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Holy Communion (BCP)
Every fourth Sunday at 9:00 AM for 1 hour
Book of Common Prayer
Parish Communion
Every first Sunday at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Open Worship
A non-Eucharistic Service of the Word, sometimes including Baptism. We try to make this service less formal and more open to those looking to make sense of faith matters.
Every third Sunday at 10:30 AM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship


Coffee Morning
An informal gathering on Thursday mornings, weekly except for the weeks immediately after Christmas and Easter.
Every Thursday at 9:30 AM for 2 hours
Family Friendly Coffee
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Harvest Supper
Saturday 17th October 2015 at 7:00 PM for 2 hours
Harvest Thanksgiving
Sunday 18th October 2015 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Starts at the memorial then proceeds to St Peters
Sunday 8th November 2015 at 10:45 AM
A musical concert with Teddys Boys
Friday 20th November 2015 at 7:30 PM
Advent Service
Sunday 29th November 2015 at 6:00 PM for 1 hour
Sunday 6th December 2015 at 4:00 PM for 1 hour
Carol Service
Sunday 20th December 2015 at 6:30 PM for 1 hour
Crib Service
Thursday 24th December 2015 at 5:00 PM for ¾ hour
Midnight Communion
Thursday 24th December 2015 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour



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): 2839
Built: From 12th century on Saxon foundation
Style of worship: Central
Archdeaconry: Huntingdon & Wisbech (144)
Benefice: Upwell St Pet (14/241 F)
Parish Legal Name: Upwell (140345 14/345)
CofE Church Info: (614345 14/345)
Short URL: acny.uk/2839/
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This page was last updated on Monday 17th March 2014
Upwell: St Peter : Small Lode, Upwell, Norfolk, PE14 9AA

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