St Michael & All Angels

We are indeed in unprecedented times. Rev. Philip has set up and published a very simple online 'blog' page where he will provide prayer and worship resources for use at home. He will also be publishing homilies and ideas for use on Sunday's and other occasions (i.e. Holy Week) It is in development, but it is here:

Also, there is a dedicated email address for anybody to use if they are in need or can provide help with anything in this time.

It is [email protected]

Arrangements for Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals: Please contact Rev. Philip Butcher 01460 221286 

Here is the Link to the Church of England webpage for Weddings -

and for Christenings -

and for funerals -

If you have any concerns with Safeguarding please contact the Safeguarding Officer, Stan Robinson 01460 239121

Email : [email protected]

The Diocesan Safeguarding Team's page is :

The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is Glenys Armstrong 01749 685135

Local Authority Social Services telephone number is 0300 123 2224


This parish church - part of the Benefice of Two Shires has formally adopted the Church of

England House of Bishops’ Safeguarding Policy, “Promoting a safer church”

which can be found on the national church website:

A paper copy can be obtained from Church House Publishing.

More details of this church's policy can be found inside the church.

Get in touch

Rev. Philip Butcher

The Vicarage
3 Home Farm
Waterlake Road

TA20 2SH
Rector of Two Shires Benefice
01460 221286
What's on

Holy Communion

Every Second, Fourth Sunday at for 1 hour
St Michael & All Angels
Knapps Lane Chaffcombe Chard, TA204BJ, GB

Common worship Holy Communion


An impromptu snapshot of some of the things happening the Benefice that are wonderful things! There are lots more - do write in with your own reflections!