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Priest in Charge and Rector and Area Dean
(01924) 465491
Revd Neil Walpole (Admin / Office)
01924 457057

Getting here

A warm welcome to Dewsbury Minster, part of The Team Parish of Dewsbury.


Dewsbury Minster offers a warm welcome to all and is a place of Christian prayer, worship and ministry, peace and beauty, activity and reflection, giving friendship and hospitality to those of all faiths and those of none; 1400 years in the making, it is still building a future on the past.


The Services are vibrant and varied; the music is inspiring. All, including babies, children and toddlers are made warmly welcome. Drinks are served in a friendly atmosphere in The Refectory after most services.

Sundays: 10.30 a.m. and 6.30 p.m  - details on website updated weekly - ; Wednesdays: 12 noon - Holy Communion; Mondays to Saturdays: 9 a.m. -  Morning  Prayer in The Paulinus Chapel.


Contacts with The Clergy Staff across The Team Parish of Dewsbury, News & Events Diaries updated weekly and much, much more can be viewed on:-

The Dewsbury Minster Website:


Other Contacts: Minster Tel: 01924 457057; Email forwarding: [email protected]


The Minster is open daily to visitors: Monday to Saturday: 9.30am to 3pm (except Bank Holidays) and has full disabled access.


Parking: just follow the Minster signs off the Ring Rd.


Public Transport: From The Bus Station just cross the Ring Road. From The Rail Station 5-10 minute walk down the hill or use the free townbus.


Grade II* Listed with Refectory, Shop, Heritage Centre, Tour Guide, Bookable Tours, Conference and Room Hire including catering.

Here you will also find 1400 years of history and hospitality:

• a beautifully re-ordered Worship Area and organ refurbishment.

• a prayer and pilgrimage Chapel, Heritage Centre, Refectory, Christian Shop and Room Hire.

• Anglo Saxon Cross carvings commemorating St. Paulinus’ visit in 627AD

• walls from 980AD of a Mother Church of 400 square miles.

• a free Heritage Tour Guide identifying Norman, Georgian, Victorian and other gems.

• guided tours to book and history publications to buy

• all facilities, full disabled access, ample parking

• and its near the best market in England. (Wednesdays and Saturdays)

• We welcome other organists and other bell ringers, as well as holding our

 organ recitals.

Other Churches in The Team Parish:

St John The Evangelist, Dewsbury Moor

Trinity Church, Batley Carr

Vicarage Road,
WF12 8DD

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