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Church of England Diocese of Manchester St. Thomas, Moorside

St. Thomas' Church, Moorside

                           Welcome to St Thomas, Moorside. 

We hope you enjoy finding out about our Church and come and visit us.

Please note all public services in church are suspended. This is following guidance issued by Archbishops of Canterbury and York.

The parish of Moorside: St Thomas 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 Manchester’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

We are very pleased to be part of the Inclusive Church Network.

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Revd Denise Owen

1 Glebe Lane Moorside Oldham OL1 4SJ

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Daily Prayer

Every day at 8:30 a.m. for 15m

Glebe Lane

Morning and Night Prayer for Daily Personal Use.

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Night Prayer Prayers

Use these prayers at this time of need

21 Mar 2020, 12:15 p.m.