Church of England Diocese of Chelmsford Birch with Layer Breton

About Us

St Mary the Virgin, Layer Breton is one of a group of 'Five Parishes' (in our nine parish benefice) where ministry is led by our Team Vicar, The Revd Lydia Smith.

More Information  about our services of worship, forthcoming events and the history of the building, can be viewed on our website at

Details of Services are on the page

Details of Forthcoming Events are on the page

We use a Common Worship order for Holy Communion.