Hadleigh: St James the Less

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Keep in touch

Revd Ruth: 01702 426998 [email protected], Guy: 01702 558477 [email protected], Sheena: 01702 554853 [email protected]

Keep in touch
Revd Ruth: 01702 426998 [email protected]
Guy: 01702 558477 [email protected]
Sheena: 01702 554853 [email protected]

Electronic Church
Zoom church takes place at 9:30am on a Sunday. Go to Zoom and ‘join a meeting’ with these details: Meeting ID 377 351 213; Password 396266. Note change of time.
Or join by phone – 0203 481 5240 with the same ID and Password (there is no Participant ID).

Zoom Prayers at 6pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Meeting ID - 989 759 879; Password - 373161

Sunday services appear on our pages of A Church Near You – text on St Barnabas page and a recording on the St James page, plus on our You Tube channel - St Barnabas and St James the Less - along with previous services.


Livestreaming You can look back at previous services on our You Tube channel – St Barnabas and St James the Less.


St James the Less is a stunningly beautiful grade one listed building and offers a comfortable, warm and well-lit environment for Christian worship. The Saxon and Norman architecture is complemented by a range of contemporary features which include baby-changing facilities, easy access for those with disabilities, a hearing loop system, a modern meeting room and a new carpeted worship area.


"The parish of Hadleigh: St James the Less 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(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Chelmsford’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. 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."

Get in touch

Revd. Ruth Cartwright

The Rectory
50 Rectory Road
Hadleigh, Benfleet

What's on

Holy Communion

Every Wednesday at for 45 mins
Hadleigh: St James the Less
High Street Hadleigh Southend, SS7 2PA, United Kingdom

Modern service with hymns and a sermon. Please join us for refreshments after the service.