St John the Baptist Church, Mount Bures

Welcome to the Church of St. John the Baptist, Mount Bures - a friendly and welcoming community of people meeting in our beautiful Grade 1-listed Church building, which has been serving Mount Bures since the 12th Century.

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St Mary The Virgin Church
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West Bergholt

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01206 243683

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Every Thursday at for 2 hours
St John the Baptist Church, Mount Bures
Hall Road Mount Bures Bures, Suffolk, CO8 5AS, United Kingdom

A regular coffee morning to bring all the Village together. Come along for coffee, scones, cake and conversation. We are also a distribution point for the Borough's recycling sacks for green waste (against a token from their website). The Mobile Library also calls once each fortnight.

Hear all about the 6 parishes May day rogation walk, walking through three of the parishes, stopping at 4 of the churches along the way.


Our parish of Mount Bures: St John the Baptist 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 Chelmsford’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 Fiona Willet, 07534927106 or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor [see below for a link]. 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.

Chelmsford Diocese safeguarding team