Church of England Diocese of Liverpool Wigan South

Facilities and features

Click on the tags below to learn more about each.


A single toilet is situated at the back of church off the lobby

Situated in the toilet

Some parking is available on the Stork Car Park but there is a fee payable at the machines. Parking is available for Sunday Services at the nearby Nursery, and library.
There is room for accessible parking for one or two cars in front of the church for Sunday services. Note, however,
that this is access for the Wedding Cars and the hearse at relevant services. Other parking is in nearby streets and the local park opposite the church on Main Street.

Accessible Toilet

There is little to no step through the front gate or into church. A sides-person can help make room for a wheel chair.
There is a ramp which can be put down to access the chancel for Holy Communion.
Please let your needs be known on entering the church.

An induction loop is installed and used in all services.

Some large print hymn books are available on request.

Assistance Dogs are welcome

Our Building

Grade II* listed Georgian Building, in a mix of architectural styles, designed by Henry Sephton, opened in 1718.
(There has been a church on this site since 1534. The church gained Parish status in 1854 and was extended in 1908.
It contains the village war memorial.

Music and Worship

used at most services

Used at 6.30 services, on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month.

on most 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month at 10.30 am Family, all age and Baptism service

Groups, Courses and Activities

Meet on the 4th Thursday of the month at 7.30pm in the Eddleston Centre on Main Street.

Toddler Church - in church on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 9am - 10am.
Open to pre-school children with their parents or carers.
Toys, crafts, Bible Story DVD, Songs and Musical instruments plus light refreshments. Free of Charge.

Help for Visitors

Saturday mornings from 10am - 12 noon for private prayer, to look around or to chat to the person on duty.
Vestry hour takes place on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month from 7pm - 8pm, to make enquiries about Baptisms and Weddings.

Other Features

These are used regularly at our family friendly services, on the 2nd and 4th Sundays at 10.30 am, and occasionally at other services.