St James' Church Hope

We would love to welcome you to join us at St James' Church, Hope where our Sunday Morning Service usually starts at 9:30am. Our church building is also used by Salford Elim Church who have a service in church starting at 11:30am on a Sunday morning. Two churches, one building; united in our love of God ~ we welcome you to join us!

Our Team Vicar is Revd Gareth Thomas. Should you wish to contact Gareth to discuss any baptism, wedding or funeral arrangements his telephone number is 0161 925 0059 (please leave a message and Gareth will return your call) or, alternatively, use the "Get In Touch" button on this website. 

Safeguarding: is very important to us at St James (Hope) Church. Please see the panel below for full Safeguarding information

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Revd Gareth Thomas

St John's Vicarage
91 Broomhall Road

M27 8XS
0161 925 0059
Tony Wood, Editor
07856 200711

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Sunday Communion Service

Every First, Second, Fourth, Fifth Sunday at for 1 hour
St James' Church Hope
Vicarage Close Salford Manchester, M6 8EJ, United Kingdom

Please join us for a Service of Holy Communion and hymns using the Common Worship Service Book which is followed by refreshments being served at the back of church ~ all are welcome!

Lent 2024 begins with a Team Service on Ash Wednesday, 14th February 2024 at St John's Church, Bolton Road, Pendlebury M27 8XS
starting at 7:30pm.

Lent Notices Church_news


Safeguarding: at St James Church Hope we work hard to maintain a safe environment for all. We are committed to implementing the House of Bishops’ safeguarding policies and good practice guidance.
If you have any concerns or enquiries regarding safeguarding, please contact our safeguarding officer.

Parish Safeguarding Officer: Sylvia McGreal Email: [email protected] Tel: 07729 839483

The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is Abbey Clephane-Wilson, she can be contacted at [email protected] or at 0161 828 1465 / 07384 460958

Out of Hours Support: The Diocese of Manchester partners with thirtyone:eight and you can access their Safeguarding Helpline if the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is unavailable. Thirtyone:eight can be contacted on 0303 003 1111.

This also includes any safeguarding queries outside of office hours on weekdays and weekends. An Information Sharing Agreement between the two organisations will allow the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser to receive a copy of the advice thirtyone:eight may offer the caller.

In the case of an emergency: iIf you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Service.

Helplines: NSPCC Child Protection Helpline: 0808 800 5000 (lines free and open 24 hours).
Child-line: 0800 1111 (lines free and open 24 hours).
Parent Line: 0808 800 2222
National Domestic Violence Helpline: 0808 2000 247 (lines free and open 24 hours).
Samaritans Helpline: 116 123 (open 24 hours).
Action on Elder Abuse Helpline: 080 8808 8141 (free phone Monday to Friday 9-5pm)