Church of England Diocese of Hereford Bedstone

Bedstone: St Mary

St. Mary's Church, Bedstone, is in the centre of our small village.  It is one of the 7 Parishes in the Middle Marches Benefice.  Our priest in charge is Rev. Martin Quayle, who was licensed to our Benefice on 19th September in a part time capacity. He will be taking our regular Sunday Communion services, on the 3rd Sunday of the month. Our monthly Evening Prayer service will be lay-led.

The church dates back to Norman times and features an original Norman font, a timber framed bellcote and a shingled spire, and some of the houses in the village, which include several thatched cottages, are more than 600 years old.

We are now registered with the Parish Giving Scheme which enables supporters of St Mary's, Bedstone, to donate regularly, or as a one-off donation.  Parish code 180618299

The parish of Bedstone 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 Hereford’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.

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A lay-led, traditional Harvest Service with contributions from Bedstone College Choir. Harvest Supper in the Village Hall after the service.

30 Sep 2021, 11 a.m.