St John the Baptist, Layer de la Haye

You will find information here about our services, how to contact the vicar about weddings, baptisms or funerals and the village community events like Village Voices and JB Tots. 

The parish of St John the Baptist, Layer de la Haye, 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, PSO. The Diocese of Chelmsford’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. 

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The Revd Anne-Marie Renshaw (Team Rector)

The Rectory,
Rectory Road,
Colchester CO5 0SX

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Ash Wednesday Holy Communion

for 1 hour
St John the Baptist, Layer de la Haye
Church Road, Layer de la Haye, CO2 0EW, United Kingdom

Holy Communion at 7.30pm on February 22nd 2023, at St John the Baptist, Layer de la Haye. A joint service for our team of churches - all welcome.

Services in our group of five parishes up to 26th March 2023.