Coronavirus guidance from the Church of England

In light of the Government guidance, the Church of England has said that all churches are to close to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Read the statement in full here. You can find a live stream service or event to watch from home here.

Church of England Diocese of York Whitby with Ruswarp

St Hilda

During this time when our churches are shut

Weekdays prayers will be offered at 11 am using The Church of England's Prayer during the Day

This is available on our Services and Events page or

Morning Prayer, Prayer during the Day, Evening Prayer, Night Prayer can be found at the following link on the Church of England website

https://www.churchofengland.org/prayer-and-worship/join-us-service-daily-prayer

and there are also prayer resources for the current situation at

https://www.churchofengland.org/more/media-centre/coronavirus-liturgy-and-prayer-resources

For more details please contact

the Parish Office which is open

Tuesday- Friday 10am-2pm 01947 606578 [email protected]

or the Parish Priest Fr Michael Gobbett: 01947 602590

[email protected]


Get in touch

Whitby Parish Office

Whitby Mission & Seafarers' Centre Haggersgate Whitby North Yorkshire YO21 3PP

Our website

Prayer during the Day

Every day at 11 a.m. for 10m

at Home

Please join us in saying Prayer during the Day at home at 11 am each day. The service we will be using is available as an attachment

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