Church of England Diocese of Norwich Wells

Wells-next-the-Sea: St Nicholas

Welcome to our A Church Near You pages. We're currently constructing a dedicated website for the church so for now there will be information on both platforms with links back and forth. We will shortly be publishing a photo gallery for 2019 and an update on the Restoration Appeal. For more information and our latest exciting news and for details of how you can support us please go to Thunderbolts and Fire.


The Government has now given permission for places of worship to re-open and St Nicholas, Wells-next-the-Sea is open for private prayer 10.00am-4.00pm daily, Warham All Saints 10.00am-6.00pm daily, Holkham St Withburga Thursday - Sunday 10.00am - 6.00pm, Wighton All Saints on Sundays only 10.00am - 6.00pm. On July 5th public worship resumed with the following pattern at 9.30am:

1st Sunday Holkham St Withburga 

 2nd Sunday Wighton All Saints 

3rd Sunday Warham All Saints 

 4th Sunday Wells St Nicholas    

Wednesday 10.00am Wells St Nicholas      

Revd Brenda will continue to upload services on Sundays and Wednesdays.  These, along with live-streams and recordings of previous services can be watched by clicking here: Youtube Channel, St Nicholas Wells. She is now also doing Evening Prayer on Zoom on Sunday evenings at 6.30pm. If you would like to join her, please e-mail her for details. 

Pew sheets for our Sunday services can be downloaded from the links on the homepage of our main website - please click on this link to be taken there.

We are still praying and worshipping and our care for each other continues.

In addition we have a 12 hour prayer chain each Friday with a team signing up for 30 minute slots between 7.30am and 7.30pm. Let us know if you would like to join in by e-mailing Revd Brenda.

Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength . . . Love your neighbour as yourself. There is no commandment greater than these.

The parish of Wells-next-the-Sea: St Nicholas is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Norwich’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

Get in touch

The Revd Brenda Stewart

The Rectory 19 Home Piece Road Wells-next-the-Sea Norfolk NR23 1PX

Holy Communion (said)

Every Sunday at 8 a.m. for 50m

Church Street

A quiet, said service with sermon/reflection

Common Worship