Coronavirus guidance from the Church of England

In light of the Government guidance, the Church of England has said that all churches are to close to help prevent the spread of coronavirus. Read the statement in full here. You can find a live stream service or event to watch from home here.

Church of England Diocese of Leicester Humberstone

St Mary's and St Barnabas, Humberstone

Please be aware that St Mary's Church has been closed until further notice due to the Covid19 crisis. If you need to contact us please do so by email. 

The parish of Humberstone: St Mary 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 Leicester’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.

Our local Safeguarding Co-ordinator is the parish priest. If you wish to speak to the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, or to someone outside the church, their contact details are 

We welcome weddings and baptisms at St Mary's. If you'd like to find out more then please email our Parish Administrator on [email protected] and she will respond on either a Monday or Thursday. 

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Get in touch

Revd. Paul Savage

73 Nursery Road Thurnby Lodge Leicester LE5 2HQ


Every Saturday at 10 a.m.

Main Street

The church is open for visitors and coffee every Saturday Morning from 10am until 12 noon

Refreshments Coffee morning Event held in a Church

For most of us we can no longer access a church to pray and to help us remember that we are part of the Body of Christ

19 Mar 2020, 7:45 p.m.
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