Church of England Diocese of Durham Etherley

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

We have a an easy access toilet fully compliant with the Disability Discrimination Act.
We are also "Twinned" with a a church in Nepal.

Baby Changing Facilities

Parking is on the roadside adjacent to the church.

We have a fully compliant Easy Access Toilet

A community defibrillator is located approximately 150 metres away from the church

The access to the church is via ramped areas to a 1.5m pathway to the church (100metres)
The access to the Nave area is ramped to provide access. The chancel area is not ramped and there is 2 steps form the Nave to the chancel area. Our clergy will provide sacraments to disabled people in the Nave area if requested. the f people who are unable to require Holy Communion

Hearing (induction) Loop

We have a approximately 60 copies of large print hymn books and 10 copies of the bible in large print.
We also have the facility to display any material on two large screens in the Nave area of the church

We welcome assistance dogs into our church.

We have a dementia policy document and guidance notes for members of the PCC.

We provide gluten free refreshments and gluten free wafers for Holy Communion.


Our Building

We will open up the church for private worship and prayer upon request wherever possible.

Listed Building

Music and Worship

We provide facilities for community concerts and organise a monthly concert of Music nearly every month.
For more up to date information please access our main website at www.stcuthbertsetherley.co.uk

We use the Book of Common Prayer as our main source of prayer and worship


Groups, Courses and Activities

We have a Youth Group, A Messy Church and a Toddler Group
Please see our main website for more information www.stcuthbertsetherley.co.uk

Nurture Courses

We provide a Bible Study resource during Lent


Help for Visitors


Other Features

We support our Local Food Bank in Woodhouse Close near Bishop Auckland

We have a state of the art Audio Visual system installed in the Nave area of the church.
Unfortunately we do not have Wifi installed and can not Livestream at present.

FairTrade

We support Back to Church Sunday and other National priorities ( Thy Kingdom Come etc)