St John the Evangelist

Welcome to the home page for St John the Evangelist, Cressbrook, in Tideswell Parish.

The Churches of Tideswell Parish welcome all, irrespective of age or ability, race or faith commitment, gender or sexuality. For contact details or information about services and events, news and notices, please go to the relevant pages in the Menu bar.

DailyHope, a free national telephone line, offers music, prayers and reflections as well as full worship services from the Church of England at the end of the phone. The line  is available 24 hours a day on 0800 804 8044.

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The Churchwardens

c/o The Church Office
Tideswell Institute

SK17 8LQ
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Tea and Hymns

Every Second Sunday at for 1 hour
St John the Evangelist
Bottomhill Road Cressbrook Buxton, SK17 8ST, United Kingdom

Tea and Hymns (and cake) café style, in the church school room. Normally held on the 2nd Sunday of every month but may occasionally vary due to special events. Sometimes special services, often with music from Cressbrook Silver Band, happen in this slot: Harvest praise, Remembrance, Carol Service.

A gathering for the whole parish was held on October 8th at 10.30am to mark the end of a ten year ministry in Tideswell and the Villages.

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Our parish of Tideswell: St John the Evangelist 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 ( dedicated phone number 07523756601) or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (please call 01332 388678 or complete the Safeguarding Concern Form).
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.

Safeguarding Concern Form