Church of England Diocese of St.Edmundsbury & Ipswich Stowmarket

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

The church has a disabled toilet situated in the porch at the west end of the building, under the tower. This entrance is also the main entrance to the building.

A defibrillator is available in the church building.

There is a permanent ramp at the west end of the church, suitable for use by wheelchairs and buggies.

Hearing (induction) Loop

Our Building

Listed Building

Music and Worship

Bell Ringing
Organ

The 9am service of Holy Communion on the first Sunday of each month comes from the Book of Common Prayer. Our other Holy Communion services are based on Common Worship.


Groups, Courses and Activities

The church has several Home Groups which incorporate Bible study.

A Boys' Brigade and Girls' Association Group meets each Tuesday in term-time from 6pm to 7pm in St Peter's Hall (IP14 1EX), next to Stowmarket Library.

Coffee is available every day as part of our Open Church.

A Boys' Brigade and Girls' Association Group meets each Tuesday in term-time from 6pm to 7pm in St Peter's Hall (IP14 1EX), next to Stowmarket Library.

Health club

Messy Church usually takes place on the 4th Sunday of the month at 10:30am in St Peter's Hall (IP14 1EX) next to Stowmarket Library.

The Mothers' Union meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, except August, in St Peter's Hall (IP14 1EX) next to Stowmarket Library.

Little Fishes is our group for carers and pre-schoolers and meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday mornings of each month, in term-time, from 10am to 11am, in St Peter's Hall (IP14 1EX) next to Stowmarket Library.

Our linked Pre-School is St Peter and St Mary's Pre-School which meets at St Mary's Hall, Silverdale Avenue (IP14 1LS) Monday to Friday in term=time. Contact 07803 290272 for more information.

Rainbows

We are part of Stowmarket Town Pastors scheme.


Help for Visitors

Guidebooks / Notes

The church is open Monday to Friday 10am to 1pm all year, and often from 10am to 3pm during the summer. On Saturdays it is open from 10am to 12 noon.


Other Features

We aim to be a Fairtrade Church and use Fairtrade products wherever possible.

Audio-Visual Facilities

We have three premises which may be hired by the public, for children's parties, groups and community events:
St Peter's Hall next to Stowmarket Library (IP14 1EX)
St Mary's Hall in Silverdale Avenue (IP14 1LS)
Cafe 52 in Crowe Street (IP14 1DL)