Padworth: St John the Baptist

Welcome to the Parish of St. John the Baptist.  Everyone is welcome at any service and event.

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The Reverend Paul Chaplin

The Benefice Office,
St. John's Church
The Street,
Berkshire RG7 3RL


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Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday at for 30 mins
Mortimer Common: St John the Evangelist
Mortimer Common: St John the Evangelist, Victoria Road Mortimer Common Reading, RG7 3SY, United Kingdom


Dear Sarah Theaker's Funeral Eucharist will be at St Mary's, Stratfield Mortimer on Friday 3rd May at 1.00 pm.



"Our parish of St. John the Baptist Padworth 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 (PSO). Our Diocese of Oxford’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the PSO, Fr. Paul Chaplin - 01189 333704 or 01189 331718, Mrs Elizabeth Porter - 01189 333704 or Miss Sarah Theaker - 01189 333704 or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor on 01865 208 295. 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."