St Edward, King & Martyr

For general information about the church feel free to use the contact information below. However, for information about the possibility of booking a wedding in St Edwards - as opposed to its facilities or coming to see the church - please contact the Benefice Administrator , Alison Hoare preferably by email [email protected] or tel: (01278) 732 855.

For details about the whole benefice and further contact information use the benefice website. Quantock Villages Benefice

Benefice Rector, Rev Eleanor King, tel: (01278) 734 777 email: [email protected]

for direct support

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Reverend Eleanor King

The Rectory
25 St Mary Street
Nether Stowey

Benefice Rector
01278 734777
benefice administrator ([email protected])
+44 (1278) 732855

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Heritage Open Days

for 5 hours
St Edward, King & Martyr
Long Lane Goathurst Bridgwater, TA5 2DE, United Kingdom

Together with other interesting properties in the the village of Goathurst, St Edward's Church will be participating in the Heritage Weekend. The church will be open for general visitors on both Saturday and Sunday afternoon, 14th and 15th September. There will be stewards there to act as guides and to point out the many features of interest in the church. Other participating properties will be Halswell House, the Temple of Harmony and the Robin Hood Hut. To find out more use the MORE ABOUT THIS EVENT box below, select September 14th and postcode TA5 2DF or view the attachment.

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Every year St Edwards is part of the Heritage Trail in Goathurst.

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Our parish of Goathurst is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO). Our Diocese of Bath & Wells’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Team Manager
Ben Goodhind Safeguarding Tel: 01749 588917
Email: [email protected] who advises our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact Brenda Smith 01278661217 or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor . If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority’s children or adult social care services."