Orford, St Bartholomew
Welcome to St Bartholomew Church Orford, the historic spiritual and musical heart of the community of Orford. Details of all church services and other events can be found under the 'services and events' tab on the left hand column. We form part of the Wilford Benefice of 18 churches on the Wilford Peninsular on the Suffolk coast.
More details of other Churches in the Benefice can be found under the '18 churches of the Wilford Benefice' tab on the left hand column.
During the January /February 2021 Tier 5 lock down the Church will be open twice a week for private prayer:on Sundays following 9 am Holy Communion until 4.00 pm and on Wednesdays from 8.30 to 4.00 pm. Please use the free standing hand sanitiser dispenser in the porch before entering the church and wear a face mask at all times to ensure everyone is kept safe and well.
The Parish of St Bartholomew Orford is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Benefice Safeguarding Officer(s).
If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA.
For vital links and information on local Safeguarding contacts click the tab on the left.
If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.