St Kenelm's Upton Snodsbury

Welcome to St Kenelm's

We are a community-oriented church with a worshipping calendar which has something for everyone:

First Sunday in the month: Family Service - child-led worship, singing, music-making and prayers Second Sunday in the month: Holy Communion Third Sunday in the month: Songs of Praise Fourth Sunday in the month: Morning Prayer Fifith Sunday (every quarter): Joint Benefice Communion Service.

St Kenelm's is part of the "Bowland" Benefice of churches, comprising St Leonard's Broughton Hackett, St Michael & All Angels Churchill, St Nicholas Peopleton, All Saints' Spetchley and St John the Baptist White Ladies Aston.

Get in touch

Carole Wiles - PCC Secretary

PCC Secretary
Helen Bennett - Churchwarden
01905 381490
What's on

Joint Benefice Holy Communion service led by Rev'd Claire Billington at Peopleton

for 1 hour
St Nicholas, Peopleton
Main Street Peopleton Worcester, WR10 2EA, United Kingdom

A service designed to welcome partner congregations from the churches across the Bowland Benefice, but all members of any church are welcome to attend. If you don’t want to take communion, that’s absolutely fine!
Each service is followed by refreshments.

For details of services being held at St Kenelm's please click "Services and Events" and then "Calendar"


Our parish of Upton Snodsbury is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO). Our Diocese of Worcester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our PSO ( If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the PSO, Carole Wiles (contact details below) or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (see contact below). If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority’s children or adult social care services.
Parish Safeguarding Officer: Carole Wiles. 07981 471776. email: [email protected]
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor: Hilary Higton. 07495 060869 email: [email protected]

To report an immedate safeguarding concern about an adult, contact Worcestershire Adult Social Services: or phone 01905 768053. If you would like safeguarding advice about an adult, phone 01905 843189

To report an immediate safeguarding concern about a child contact Worcestershire Children First: or 01905 822666

Read about Safeguarding in the Diocese of Worcester