St Wilfrid's Church, Ribchester

Situated in the picturesque Ribble Valley in the heart of rural Lancashire. Ribchester grew out of the ruins of the Roman fort of Bremetenaccum and the Parish Church of Saint Wilfrid's stands where the principal buildings of the fort would have been. We have a comprehensive website, which will tell you about both St. Wilfrid's Church in Ribchester and nearby St. Saviour's at Stydd. Please visit

Promoting a Safer Church: The care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in church activities is the responsibility of the whole church community. Click here to find out about our safeguarding policy and how to access support. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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Rev'd Canon Brian McConkey

Ribchester Rectory,

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Mid-week Holy Communion

Every Wednesday at for 30 mins
St Wilfrid's Church, Ribchester
Riverside Ribchester Preston Lancashire, PR3 3XS, United Kingdom

Common Worship Order One Traditional, or Seasonal Contemporary.


A famous Advent Hymn has the line: “Come thou long expected Jesus born to set thy people free.” But what does that freedom look like? On four successive Mondays in Advent, we will be meeting with guest speakers to consider four important topics.

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