St Andrew & St Mary, Watton at Stone

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Welcome to St Andrew & St Mary, Watton-At-Stone.

Who we are

We welcome everyone - believers, doubters and those who are seeking.

Join us at 9.30 am every Sunday and at other times as detailed in the Services and Events section of this website.  Our beautiful and historic church is a special place to mark the important events of our lives: baptisms (Christenings), thanksgivings, weddings, renewal of vows and funerals as well as sharing our hopes and fears with God in worship.

We are part of the Diocese of St Albans, see link opposite for Diocesan information and events.

What we do

We welcome people of all ages to our services - children and young people are an essential part of our church.

We are looking to launch a new Sunday Club during the 9.30am service with groups for pre-school and school age children. Please see the link opposite (under News) or contact

Share in the work of the church as a reader, prayer leader, home visitor, flower arranger, bell ringer, cleaner or help care for the churchyard.  Church and village events are reported in the free monthly Parish News. We collect for the Hertford Food Bank.

If you would like us to pray for you or someone you know please contact Rev Jenny Gray. If you are ill and go into hospital please let us know and we can be in touch with the hospital chaplain, add your name to the church prayer list and maybe organise a visit from a member of the congregation or ministry team.

Find out more

Contact Rev Jenny Gray: , 01920 830035 or our Church Warden: Ian Knight,  01920 830448. To visit the Church building please contact one of the Church Warden.

Support our church

To join the  "Friends of Watton Church" please contact Helen McCash 01920 830665 or email





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Holy Communion
BCP Holy Communion with sermon.
Every first Sunday at 8:00 AM for ¾ hour
Book of Common Prayer
Family Service
A welcoming family friendly service for all ages (not Holy Communion) followed by coffee
Every first Sunday at 9:30 AM for ¾ hour
Family Friendly Coffee Common Worship
Holy Communion
A welcoming family friendly service. There is a robed choir who would welcome new members. Please contact Rev Jenny Gray 01920 830035 During this service there will be a chance for the younger ones to take some time out. They typically have a bible themed lesson and activity.
Every second third and fourth Sunday at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Family Friendly Sunday School Coffee Common Worship


Bell ringing
If you are interested in ringing please contact Rev Jenny Gray: or phone 01920 830035
Every second third fourth and fifth Monday at 7:00 PM for 2 hours


Glebe Court Holy Communion
A short service of Holy Communion with hymns in the lounge of Glebe Court. Residents and non-residents welcome. The service is followed by coffee and chat.
Every third Tuesday at 10:00 AM for ½ hour
Coffee Common Worship


Morning Prayer at Bramfield
Small, welcoming service of Morning Prayer including "Pilgrims and Saints of St Albans Diocese". Prayer is followed by coffee.
Every Wednesday at 10:00 AM for ½ hour


First Thursday Prayers
Are you new to Watton or have you lived here for a long time? Are you looking to explore or are you a regular Church goer looking to deepen your faith. Join us to help build community in the village as we pray and reflect on God's word.
Every first Thursday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour



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


Pastoral Visitors course 1.30 to 4.3029th April 20146th May 201413th May 2014at Stapleford Church
Church Open The Church will be open Sundays 2:30-5:00pm, from April to October. Light refreshments will be available.
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 7907
Built: 1400
Our Patron: Ralph Abel Smith
Archdeaconry: HERTFORD (323)
Deanery: HERTFORD AND WARE (32306)
Parish Legal Name: WATTON-AT-STONE (320227 32/227)
CofE Church Info: (632227 32/227)
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This page was last updated on Friday 15th January 2016
St Andrew & St Mary : Church Lane, Watton at Stone, Hertfordshire, SG14 3RD


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