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Church of England Diocese of Manchester St. Andrew, Eccles

St Andrew

Welcome to St Andrew's Eccles. 

Sadly due to the Coronavirus threat we are not open or holding services at present. Up to date information and resources are available on our Facebook page.

We will update this page as soon as we know when we can reopen for worship and are able to host our normal community events.


"The parish of Eccles: St Andrew 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 Manchester’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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Team Vicar: Rev Andy Harper

11 Abbey Grove Eccles Manchester

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Public services and our community events will be postponed until further notice.

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