St Mary The Virgin, Gisburn

We would love to welcome you to join us at St Mary The Virgin's Church in Gisburn where our Sunday service usually starts at 9:30am on a Sunday morning except on the 3rd Sunday of the month when the service is at 4:30pm. Please see the "Services and events" page for more information. 

Should you wish to know more about St Mary's Church, arrange a baptism/christening, a wedding or for any other enquiry please come to any Sunday service and speak to our Churchwardens after the service or use the "Get In Touch" button on this website. We will always try to help you with your enquiry if we can.

St Mary The Virgin is part of the Bowland Benefice which also includes St Peter And St Paul, Bolton By Bowland and St Ambrose, Grindleton. The Bowland Benefice has a website with more information for you:

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Tony Wood

St Mary the Virgin Church
Main Street,

07856 200711

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Parish Communion Service

Monthly. Every Second, Fourth Sunday at for 1 hour
St Mary The Virgin, Gisburn
Main Street Gisburn Near Clitheroe, BB7 4HF, United Kingdom

Please join us for a Eucharist/Holy Communion Service using the Common Worship Service Book.

All three churches in the Bowland Benefice will be having special services to mark the Coronation of King Charles III.

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Our Benefice 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. We are in the Blackburn Diocese which has it’s own safeguarding pages at This contains vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the PSO or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor.
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.