Church of England Diocese of Bath & Wells West Pennard

St Nicholas Parish Church, West Pennard

Services have restarted with pandemic safeguards observed.    Individual prayer in the church will be allowed in this period on Wednesdays between 9AM and 6PM but please socially distance if someone else is there.

We welcome you to worship with us.   We offer a broad range of services including a family service, Modern Language services and Book of Common Prayer services as below but please see our schedule of events for specific dates and for special events such as coffee mornings, Lent courses, and Christmas and Easter season services.  We offer child friendly services and welcome well behaved pets.     We host weddings, baptisms, and funerals when requested.   After service events may be hosted at the West Pennard Village Hall.  Please contact [email protected] for details.

Please also visit the website of West Pennard Village School (a Church of England School) which is located next to the Church  at .

Please read the guidance on pandemic safeguards on the News and Notices page for details about what pandemic safeguards will be observed or use the link below.

Scheduled Upcoming Services below

1) Evening Prayer (Modern Language), 6:30PM 19th September 2021

2) Thanksgiving Service for Life of David Charles, 2:30PM, 25th September 2021 (Saturday) with refreshments at the village hall afterwards

3) Family Service, Parish Communion and Harvest Festival 11AM, 26th September 2021

4) School Harvest Service, 4PM, 27th September 2021 (Monday)

Please note our separate webpage for safeguarding information and contact details below for our Beneface Safeguarding officer.

Location of Church : Church Lane, West Pennard, Somerset BA6 8NT

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.  (John 14:27)

Please contact us with any questions or requests at [email protected] or Benefice (Church) Office at at 01458 851681.



If you notice a safeguarding issue relating to a vulnerable child or adult, please contact, David Willis at [email protected]

If you have information about a safeguarding situation where a child or adult is in immediate danger or requires immediate medical attention call the emergency services on 999. Do not delay.

Please see the Church of England link at or the diocese link at 

A PDF from the Church of England on the subject is also available at

Please enter any of these links in your browser to access them.

Get in touch

Christopher J. Hopkins, Priest in Charge

Brue Benefice Office is in Baltonsborough at The Old Hall House, Ham Street, Baltonsborough, Somerset BA6 9PX Office is staffed on Thursdays and Fridays only but phone is monitored daily. Phone 01458-851681 Email: [email protected]

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Harvest Festival Parish Communion

26 Sep 2021, 9:30 a.m. for 1h
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Church Lane
West Pennard

.Thanksgiving for successful harvest and bountiful provision. For entire family.