St Thomas's Church, Biggin

The Reverend Adele Barker welcomes you to St Thomas's Church in Biggin, Derbyshire.

St. Thomas's is the Church of England Parish Church for Biggin, within the Diocese of Derby and is part of The White Peak group of parishes together with Hartington, Earl Sterndale, Monyash, Chelmorton and, Taddington.

Our Church is open every Wednesday and Sunday at 11 a.m. for 4 hours for visitors and private prayers and you are always welcome to join us for worship at one of our services details of which can be found on our Services and Events page. The services calendar for all ten churches across the White Peak and Youlgrave Benefices can be found here.

St Thomas’s is Derbyshire’s first festival church celebrating six key services each year as well as holding community services and a monthly evening prayer service. It is a Fairtrade church committed to using Fairtrade products including teach, coffee and sugar for refreshments. It is also an Eco-Church doing what it can to care for the environment.

See our News and notices page for regular updates on news and upcoming events.

If you would like any information or guidance about any life event service - christening, adult baptism, confirmation, wedding or funeral at our church, please visit our Life Events page.

We welcome contributions to help us maintain our church. If you wish to donate, this can be done online via our homepage below.

Should you have any questions or requests, contact details can be found on our About Us page or alternatively please complete the online form on our Get In Touch page.

You can also find us on Facebook.

Information on Safeguarding can be found further down our home page.

Online donations

We welcome contributions to help us maintain our church

Get in touch

Reverend Adele Barker

The New Vicarage, Conksbury Lane, Yougrave, Bakewell

DE45 1WR
What's on

Church Open

Every Wednesday and Sunday at for 4 hours
St Thomas's Church, Biggin
St Thomas's Church Drury Lane Biggin Buxton, SK17 0DL, GB

Church open for private prayer and visiting.


From The Ven. Karen Hamblin, Archdeacon of East Derbyshire



Our parish of Biggin: St Thomas 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 Derby’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 (contact details can be found on our About Us page) or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor by following the link below. 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.

Diocese of Derby Safeguarding