Facilities and features

Accessibility

Toilets
Baby Changing Facilities
Car Park / Parking Available
Accessible Toilet

We have two dedicated disabled car parking spaces.

Ramped entrance
Hearing (induction) Loop
Large Print
Assistance Dogs

Our Building


Music and Worship

Concerts / Live Music

The St Leonard's organ is a two-manual electrically-operated pipe organ. Each manual is 5 octaves, and the pedal board is 2½
octaves. There are six programmable pistons on each manual. The stops and couplers are as follows:

PEDAL
Bourdon 16', Open Diapason 8', Bass Flute 8', Fifteenth 4', Flute 4', Trumpet 8'
[Swell to Pedal], [Great to Pedal]

GREAT
Open Diapason 8', Flute 8', Salicional 8', Octave 4', Fifteenth 2', Mixture 3 Rks, Trumpet 8'
[Swell to Great]

SWELL
Principal 8', Flute 8', Salicional 8' , Gemshorn 8', Gemshorn 4', Principal 4', Flute 4', Nazard 2⅔, Fifteenth 2', Larigot 1⅓,
Mixture 3 Rks, Double Trumpet 16', Trumpet 8', Clarion 4'

We have a Book of Common Prayer Choral Evensong on the first Sunday of the month at 6pm

St Leonard’s has an RSCM-affiliated robed SATB choir. The choir sings each Sunday at the 10am service. There is a Choral Evensong on the 1st Sunday of each month at 6pm.

The Junior Choir (aged 7-to-mid-teen) practise on Thursdays in church from 5:45pm-6:45pm. The Senior Choir (mid-teen-to-adult) practise on Thursdays in church from 6:15pm-8pm.

For further information, contact Director of Music David Cookson on 07721 677831 or [email protected]


Groups, Courses and Activities

We are associated with the 9th Penwortham (St Leonard’s) Scout Group who meet at the Scout Hut on Hill Road South.

Brownies meet in St Leonard’s Hall on Wednesday evenings

We are associated with the 9th Penwortham (St Leonard’s) Scout Group who meet at the Scout Hut on Hill Road South.

Messy Church

Toddler Group is held in the Large Hall between 1:15 and 2:45 on Wednesdays during term time.

For further information please contact Lucy on 01772 749007

The OFSTED registered ‘Early Years at Middleforth Playgroup’ provides childcare for children from the age of 2 years 6 months. It meets in the Large Hall every weekday between 9:15 and 12:15 during term time.

Contact 07980 954996 or [email protected]

Rainbows meet in St Leonard’s Hall on Wednesday Evenings

We are associated with the 9th Penwortham (St Leonard’s) Scout Group who meet at the Scout Hut on Hill Road South.


Help for Visitors

Free wifi

Other Features

We support the Penwortham Churches Together Food Bank. This is open every Friday morning between 9:30 and 12:00 at the Community Centre. Gift of non-perishable goods are always most welcome and can be left in church.

We have a large and small hall that are available for hire. The large hall is 21x 8.5m and can hold up to 200 people. The small hall is 6 x 3.3m and can hold up to 32 people. A well equipped kitchen is also available.

Please note that we do not take bookings for private parties.

For further enquiries or to make a booking please contact Philip Walsh at [email protected] or on 01772 745409

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