St John the Baptist

St John the Baptist Pilling, is a glorious Church set in the picturesque village of Pilling. The beautiful Church bells draw worshippers from far and wide. An enthusiastic choir is always in attendance.  

The Church is open most days, visitors enjoy the peace and tranquillity of a holy place.

Get in touch

Fr Peter Walsh

The Vicarage
27 Little Tongues Lane

Parish Priest
Pioneer Minister
What's on

Bell Ringers

Every First, Third, Fifth Monday at for 30 mins
St John the Baptist
School Lane Pilling, PR3 6HB, United Kingdom

Contact Mr P Sherdley
01253 790606


Our Parish of Pilling, S. John the Baptist with S. Mark, Eagland Hill 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 Blackburn’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor 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 the PSO or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.
Parish: Peter Swarbrick 01253 702675
Telephone: 01254 503088
Mobile: 07711485170
Email: [email protected]
Address: Diocese Offices, Clayton House, Walker Business Park, Blackburn, BB1 2Q
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.