Holy Cross, Swainby

WELCOME to Swainby, Holy Cross Church website.

You are most welcome to attend any of our events and services. We do try to keep this site up to date but do please get in touch if anything is unclear or missing! 

We have launched our Benefice Website and we hope that this will become our main source of information in the future. Click here to visit . We also publish our monthly newsletter on this site. Download CHURCH NEWS to see what is going on and a list of services.

The parish of Whorlton 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 Officers. Please visit our safeguarding page for further information



Get in touch

Benefic Office (Friday morning)
Lorna Kessell (PCC member)

Our website

What's on

Holy Communion - in Swainby Church Hall

Every Wednesday at for 1 hour
Holy Cross, Swainby
Church Lane Swainby Stokesley, DL6 3EA, United Kingdom

with extended prayer time


Read our latest news here


Our parish of Whorlton 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 York’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 [Andrea Wheatley - [email protected] 07958667842] or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor . 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."

link to our York diocesan safeguarding page