St Mary in the Baum

A welcoming church, our service booklets are translated into Farsi, we have a traditional language service on the first Sunday of the month and the rest of the month it is Common Worship Holy Communion. 

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The Revd Anne Gilbert

89, Clement Royds Street

OL12 6PL
01706 346774

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Sunday Eucharist

Every Sunday at for 1 hour
St Mary in the Baum
St Mary in the Baum St Mary's Gate Wardleworth Rochdale, OL16 1DZ, GB

1st Sunday of the month Common Worship Order 2 in Traditional Language, the rest of the month Common Worship Communion. All our service booklets are in both English and Farsi.


At St Mary in the Baum 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: Andrea Pollock

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 07580 822201

The Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor is Abbey Clephane-Wilson, she can be contacted at safegua[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

If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Service.


• 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)