Related Churches within the area and contact information from external sources such as Crockfords can be found below.
St. Mary the Virgin
WELCOME! thank you for visiting our page
The church of St. Mary the Virgin sits in the heart of the village of Datchet next to the Stag Public House and opposite the iconic Village Green. Access for wheelchair, large pushchairs, prams or motorised scooters is via the Church Community Centre entrance at the rear of the church, via the Vicarage Lane gate.
The Parish Administrator works from 9:30am - 2:30pm on Wednesdays and Fridays
If your matter is URGENT please ring Fr Darcy Chesterfield -Terry on 07442 197 723 or if he is not available then the Senior Churchwarden Elaine on 07960 859697 or Sandra on 07765 043669
Safeguarding : We take Safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults very seriously here at St Mary's and have adopted the Church of England policies relating to this, for both adults and children. We follow safer recruiting processes and all our personnel involved in working alongside children or vulnerable adults are required to be DBS checked and undergo relevant Safeguarding training appropriate to their role and function: St Mary's has adopted and uses the Church of England online training where a record of individuals' progress and outcomes of training can be monitored by the Safeguarding Officers, and follow up /further /updated training as required, occur.
Local contacts :
Incumbent : Fr Darcy Chesterfield Terry e-mail: [email protected] tel: 07442 197 723
St Mary's Safeguarding Officer : Jane Simpson e-mail: [email protected] tel 01753 540948
Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor: Stuart Nimmo e-mail [email protected] tel; 01865 208290
More information and who to contact including Social Services in both Slough and the RBWM can be found at the foot of this page or by using the drop down menu of the left
Coronavirus : We understand what a concerning time this is for all : We are monitoring the current situation very closely and taking advice from the Church of England and other bodies - Please read the dedicated page ( link to the left) which will be updated regularly, as and when we get information
STOP PRESS! STOP PRESS!
Following Church of England advice, please be aware that public services are able to be re open but are not required to do so. The PCC's of both St Mary's and our sister church St Thomas' at Colnbrook have agreed the following :
From week commencing Monday 15th June 2020 St Mary's will be OPEN - for private prayer ONLY
~ and between 10am -12 noon Mondays - Wednesdays each week until further notice
PLEASE NOTE: week commencing 12th July until the 23rd - Fr Darcy is on leave and the church will not be open during these dates
Please watch this short video on coming back to church to know what to expect https://youtu.be/bTxuxkPwC5c
The weekly notice for Sunday 16th August
a choice of two services this week !
10am - BCP Celebration of Holy Communion, in church and live streamed for those unable to attend
10am - Family Service at St Thomas' Church , both in church and live streamed for those unable to attend NB: If you are intending to go to this service at St Thomas' please can you let them know beforehand: contact details <span style="font-size: 1rem;">https://www.achurchnearyou.com/church/5822/ alternatively let Fr Darcy know: this is so they are are able to make sure they have everything ready to welcome you.</span>
<span style="font-size: 1rem;">services will continue to alternate between the 2 churches each week, this will be reviewed by the PCC's every month. As soon as it is safe to increase services, we will. You will be updated with any additional services.</span>
All services will be streamed to Facebook and YouTube for those who are unable to attend in person
We will continue to :-
stream daily prayer (Morning at 9am and Evening at 5pm) daily. booklets and lectionaries (reading for the day) will be available by contacting Fr Darcy ( details above)
link for live stream is here :- https://www.facebook.com/DatchetStMarysChurch/ we would be delighted if you were able to join us from the comfort of your home
If you would like to be involved in a prayer group please complete the form (please see under Covid 19 page )
We are working in collaboration Datchet Corona Volunteers to help support those who are self-isolating. Please contact them via their page or [email protected] if you can help or are in need of help.
Please use this link to hear a message from Fr Darcy for w/c Sunday July 12th https://youtu.be/D6zB8-0FczM
Please subscribe to our channel for further updates and also for Morning and Evening Prayer
God bless you all.
Please note: All services and messages from Fr Darcy are uploaded to our U Tube Channel once live streamed on our Facebook page https//www.youtube.com/channel/UCOL0Nkc5vHN6OoXSRA_xUXw/
Please check our services and events by clicking the link on the left hand column
more information is available on our dedicated website - please head on over to have a look http://wwwstmarysdatchet.org.uk
NEWS FLASH! June edition of The LINK now available - see menu on left hand side for access to PDF
Weekday services \- Streamed online from 18th March 2020
Daily Prayer will be live streamed at 9am and 5pm each day : - https://www.facebook.com/DatchetStMarysChurch/
Crockfords contact details
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