St Giles, Barlestone

St Giles church in Barlestone is a small church congregation who love God and the wider village community. Our church is a place for prayer and a space where we can learn together as we explore the love of God.

As a church, we welcome you to join us for alternate Sundays as we worship together, in prayer and relationship with God, and in aiming to share the love of Jesus with our community.

Everyone is welcome!

Get in touch

Rev'd John Downs (Associate Vicar)

Church Road

CV13 0EE
John Downs
01455 290195
What's on


Every Thursday at for 2 hours
Liberteas, Liberteas 62-64 Main Street Newbold Verdon Leicestershire, LE9 9NP, United Kingdom

We are currently running an Alpha course and meet in a local cafe, Liberteas. We meet to discover more about God and ask those questions we've always wanted to!

Alpha is a series of group conversations that freely explore the basics of the Christian faith in an open, friendly environment. Everyone’s welcome. No matter your background or beliefs, you’re invited.

If you'd like to join us then please contact Katie : [email protected]


At St Giles church in Barlestone we are committed to safeguarding of children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO) within the benefice. The Diocese of Leicester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise us. Her name is Rachael and you can contact her using this email address: [email protected]

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.

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