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Church of England Diocese of Manchester St. James Daisy Hill

St. James the Great

 “A welcoming church community and a beautiful building” just one of many similar comments from the Heritage Open Days visitors book.  

Church services are suspended for the time being.  We are still here to support the people of Daisy Hill in these difficult times contact information can be found on this page.

To use our email contact form click on Get in touch on the left, and send an email to the editor of this page of A Church Near You, who will reply or pass it on as appropriate.

"The parish of Daisy Hill: St James 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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Rev. Angela Wynne Team Vicar Alison Campbell and Jenifer Pailin Churchwardens

The Vicarage, Blackhorse Street, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5EN

Sunday 29th March

29 Mar 2020, 9 a.m. for 15m

St James Street
Daisy Hill

Archdeacon Jean was due to lead a couple of the services in our team this coming Sunday. (29th March) She has very kindly sent through her sermon in text and video for us to use in whatever ways we can.

To read the sermon click on View attachment below to view to a video recording the Archdeacon has made of her sermon tap on More about this event below.

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A YouTube video made by Rev. Angela of herself leading a service of the word.

To locate the recording and a service sheet, which you may want to print, tap on Services and Events on the left or the Lent tab above.

29 Mar 2020, 3 p.m.
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