Church of England Diocese of Leicester Barkby

Barkby: St Mary

The Church of England in Barkby - St Mary's, Barkby

Welcome to this Webpage for the Parish of Barkby.

Coronavirus situation

Following National Advice


10am Sundays Parish Eucharist at SYSTON CHURCH

9.30am Mass at SYSTON CHURCH

FIRST SERVICE at BARKBY CHURCH on 26th JULY.  Look out for details 

All through this lockdown period we have tried to be here for you and contnue to be so.

• The Clergy and ministers continue to pray daily for each of you

• Please contact the vicar on 07827 668169 or [email protected] for pastoral care, prayer or practical support

• We are not yet able to resume  visitation of  the housebound or vulnerable groups but we can speak with you on the phone.

• You can join us in prayer using the resources on our website or request our weekly e mail.


The Parish of Barkby 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.

If you have a safeguarding concern, then please contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer. You can do this by sending an email to [email protected]g, which will be forwarded to the Parish Safeguarding Officer; or you can contact the Team Rector.

Rev Canon Lee Francis-Dehqani - email [email protected] / mobile 07827 668169

If you wish to speak to the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, or to someone outside the church, their contact details are available on the Safeguarding page of the Diocese of Leicester website.

If you have concerns about the immediate safety of someone please do not delay in calling the Police on 999 or contacting Children or Adult Services at the local authority:

Leicestershire County – Children’s Services - Office hours 0116 305 0005 / Out of hours 0116 305 0005

Leicestershire County – Adult Services - Office hours 0116 305 0004 / Out of hours 0116 255 1606

Get in touch

Rev'd Canon Lee Francis-Dehqani

Bishop’s House 48 Mountsorrel Lane Rothley Leicestershire

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