Facilities and features


Adjacent to the church in the modern church centre.

Baby Changing Facilities
Bike rack

Limited parking in front of the church, suggested that it is used for our disabled visitors.
Plenty of parking in Malvern Road or opposite in Christ Church Road (some restrictions apply).

Accessible Toilet
Hearing (induction) Loop

Service sheets available on request from a sides person

Gluten-free refreshments

Our Building

Stained Glass

The church foundation stone was laid in 1837 the church was the 5th large church to be built in Cheltenham and opened in 1840.
More info can be found on our website.

Music and Worship

Beautiful venue for the many concerts held throughout the year.

One of the best in the area.

The Choir assist with worship some services.

The Worship group assist with worship at our Family services and contribute to other services also.

Groups, Courses and Activities

Lego Club - Fridays during term time.

Rainbows, Brownies and Guides meet on Thursday evenings.

Christians against Poverty
Coffee morning

Rainbows, Brownies and Guides meet on Thursday evenings.

Friendship club.
​Mostly catering for the over 60s but not exclusively.
Lunch Club and Afternoon Tea Meetings on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays in the Harwood Hall, (except August when outings are arranged). Craft Club meet on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays.

We meet for lunch 12.00 for 12.30 (pre booking required) together in the Harwood hall.

A Speaker is arranged to entertain and inform us for about an hour after lunch,
2.30pm - 4.00pm.
No booking is required for this. We then have tea and cakes together.

Cost are:
Soup & Cheese Lunches £3.50
Salad Bar in Summer £3.50

Contact [email protected] for further information.

Every Monday afternoon 1.30pm to 3.00pm

Christ Church Playgroup

For pre-school children from age 2.

A caring, Christian environment for all children from the age of 2yrs –4/5 years

All day session 9.00am - 3pm

Each morning 9.00 am –12 noon during term-time

Each afternoon 12:30pm –3pm during term-time

We meet in term times, Monday to Friday.

Rainbows, Brownies and Guides meet on Thursday evenings.

Help for Visitors

Guidebooks / Notes

Other Features

Further information available here https://christchurchcheltenham.com/building/