St James

The village of Egerton sits on the crest of a range of hills on the Greensand ridge, the church of St James' extends a warm welcome to everyone, whether you are visiting for the first time, looking for a place to worship or simply want to come and take a look around our beautiful church we will be delighted to see you.

St Jamesʼ church, a Grade 1 listed building, has Norman roots, originally as a daughter-church to Charing. The church tower is over 100ft high and can be seen for many miles. Egerton church also boasts a splendid chandelier made in 1699 and donated to Egerton in 1856. The 36 candles are lit for special services and celebrations.

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Reverend Sandra Marsh

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Every Third Sunday at for 1 hour
St James
The Street Egerton, TN279DJ, United Kingdom

Common Worship Service of Holy Communion


Our parish of Calehill 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 Canterbury’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 Sarah Gilbret Tel 07816 860 445or the Diocesan Safeguarding AdvisorFiona Coombs 07548 232 395. 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."