St Mary the Virgin Fretherne

We look forward to welcoming visitors to our beautiful little gem of a church.  We open every Wednesday and Sunday from 9 am to 4 pm.  If you would like to visit at other times please contact the Churchwarden.

Easter  Our services for Holy Week this year are 7 pm on Maundy Thursday, The Institution of the Last Supper and Washing of Feet, and Easter Day Family Communion at 10 am.

March 2022 - Our regular monthly service on 27th will be focused on Mothering Sunday.

December 2021 - We are pleased to report that in 9 months our generous supporters in the Lucky Severn Lottery have raised over £590 pounds! A very BIG thank-you to all of them. If you would like to join in with the Lottery to help support us and other local good causes, our dedicated page can be reached at https://www.luckysevernlottery.co.uk/support/fretherne-st-marys-church - hoping you will be the lucky one to win the top prize of £25,000!

October 2021 HARVEST FESTIVAL SERVICE, Sunday 3rd, 3 pm.  Refreshments and Auction of Produce to be held after the service.

September 2021 Our monthly services will now be on the fourth Sunday each month starting on Sunday 26th September at 11.15 am.

August 2021  Sunday 22nd - 11.15 am Special Family Service with Baptism</span>

January 2021  We are very grateful to have received a grant from Historic England's Covid-19 Emergency Heritage at Risk Response Fund. The money will allow us to undertake more investigations on the condition of the tower and spire so that detailed plans can be prepared for the necessary restoration work.

We are proud to continue to be #HereForCulture.

We hope that you enjoy your visit. To help us all stay safe, please follow the guidelines for Covid-19 safety published at the church.

The parish of Fretherne: St Mary the Virgin 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 Gloucester’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.

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Jane Cleaver

Church Open

Sunday 28 June 2020, Wednesday 01 July 2020, Sunday 05 July 2020, Wednesday 08 July 2020, Sunday 12 July 2020, Wednesday 15 July 2020, Sunday 19 July 2020, Wednesday 22 July 2020, Sunday 26 July 2020, Wednesday 29 July 2020, Sunday 02 January 2022, Wednesday 05 January 2022, Sunday 09 January 2022, Wednesday 12 January 2022, Sunday 16 January 2022, Wednesday 19 January 2022, Sunday 23 January 2022, Wednesday 26 January 2022, Sunday 06 February 2022, Wednesday 09 February 2022, Sunday 13 February 2022, Wednesday 16 February 2022, Sunday 20 February 2022, Wednesday 23 February 2022, Sunday 27 February 2022, Sunday 06 March 2022, Wednesday 09 March 2022, Sunday 13 March 2022, Wednesday 16 March 2022, Sunday 20 March 2022, Wednesday 23 March 2022, Sunday 27 March 2022, Wednesday 30 March 2022, Sunday 03 April 2022, Wednesday 06 April 2022, Sunday 10 April 2022, Wednesday 13 April 2022, Sunday 17 April 2022, Wednesday 20 April 2022, Sunday 24 April 2022, Wednesday 27 April 2022, Sunday 01 May 2022, Wednesday 04 May 2022, Sunday 08 May 2022, Wednesday 11 May 2022, Sunday 15 May 2022, Wednesday 18 May 2022, Sunday 22 May 2022, Wednesday 25 May 2022, Sunday 29 May 2022, Wednesday 01 June 2022, Sunday 05 June 2022, Wednesday 08 June 2022, Sunday 12 June 2022, Wednesday 15 June 2022, Sunday 19 June 2022, Wednesday 22 June 2022, Sunday 26 June 2022, Wednesday 29 June 2022, Sunday 03 July 2022, Wednesday 06 July 2022, Sunday 10 July 2022, Wednesday 13 July 2022, Sunday 17 July 2022, Wednesday 20 July 2022, Sunday 24 July 2022, Wednesday 27 July 2022, Sunday 31 July 2022, Wednesday 03 August 2022, Sunday 07 August 2022, Wednesday 10 August 2022, Sunday 14 August 2022, Wednesday 17 August 2022, Sunday 21 August 2022, Wednesday 24 August 2022, Sunday 28 August 2022, Wednesday 31 August 2022, Sunday 04 September 2022, Wednesday 07 September 2022, Sunday 11 September 2022, Wednesday 14 September 2022, Sunday 18 September 2022, Wednesday 21 September 2022, Sunday 25 September 2022, Wednesday 28 September 2022, Sunday 02 October 2022, Wednesday 05 October 2022, Sunday 09 October 2022, Wednesday 12 October 2022, Sunday 16 October 2022, Wednesday 19 October 2022, Sunday 23 October 2022, Wednesday 26 October 2022, Sunday 30 October 2022, Wednesday 02 November 2022, Sunday 06 November 2022, Wednesday 09 November 2022, Sunday 13 November 2022, Wednesday 16 November 2022, Sunday 20 November 2022, Wednesday 23 November 2022, Sunday 27 November 2022, Wednesday 30 November 2022, Sunday 04 December 2022, Wednesday 07 December 2022, Sunday 11 December 2022, Wednesday 14 December 2022, Sunday 18 December 2022, Wednesday 21 December 2022, Sunday 25 December 2022, Wednesday 28 December 2022, Sunday 01 January 2023 Sunday, Wednesday at 9 a.m. for 7h
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Fretherne
Gloucester

With effect from 28th June 2020, the Church will be open each Sunday and Wednesday from 9 am to 4 pm.

We hope that you can visit us and enjoy the peace and tranquility of our lovely building.

Please follow the guidance notes displayed at the church relating to the current Covid-19 regulations.

The attachment to this web-page gives a short history of the church.

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Prayers Event held in a Church

We have our own Lucky Severn Lottery Page!

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