Coronavirus guidance from the Church of England

In light of the Government guidance, the Church of England has said that all churches are to close to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Read the statement in full here. You can find a live stream service or event to watch from home here.

Church of England Diocese of Derby Alvaston

Alvaston Parish Church, St. Michael & All Angels

We want to welcome everyone to our accessible building. We normaly have have a number of different styles and experiences of worship throught the month, but one Lord and saviour - Jesus Christ.

During this time we are live streaming an act of worship with bread and wine each sunday at 9am and 10:30. On our facebook page ''

Our building will be open for private prayer during the day most weekdays.


"The parish of Alvaston: St Michael & All Angels is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Derby’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services."

Get in touch

Rev John C Whitney

The Vicarage 8 Church Street Alvaston Derby

Our website

Holy Communion

Every Sunday at 9 a.m. for 1hr

Church Street

During this time we are live streaming a holy communion on our facebook page ''
Normaly A Common Worship celebration of Holy communion with a hymn to start and finish often accompanied by Organ Music

Live stream Music Hymns Eucharist/Holy Communion Common Worship

With Easter, APCM and everything else around the corner a list of dates

12 Feb 2020, midnight