Welcome to the ACNY website for St Mary's Church, Askham Richard. This church is part of the Parish of Marston Moor situated just west of York in the New Ainsty Deanery in the Diocese of York. Within the Parish there are five churches which are all situated in beautiful rural villages in North Yorkshire, the details of the other four churches can be found in the 'more information' section listed on the left.
St, Mary's is situated in Askham Richard, a pretty village just outside York . It is a small rural village of approximately 70 houses built around a village green. The former manor house is now Askham Grange HMP and YOI. As a pretty village the residents are accustomed to welcoming visitors and are pleased to have visitors to view the church and attend the regular services.
We hope that you are able to find the information that you require, but if you need any further help please use the contact details provided and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
"The Parish of Marston Moor 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 York’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.