St. Mary the Virgin, West Bergholt

We are a lively, welcoming church in the village of West Bergholt. We offer a range of worship services from the more traditional communion services to informal services such as Messy Church and cafe-style church. 

Our church is open throughout the week for private prayer from 9am - 3pm, Monday to Friday. 

Get in touch

Donna Luxton

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Close
West Bergholt

Church Administrator
01206 243683

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What's on

Holy Communion

Monthly. Every First Sunday at for 1 hour
St. Mary the Virgin, West Bergholt
New Church Road West Bergholt Colchester, CO6 3JF, GB

An informal Communion Service with hymns and bible teaching. There are led activities for younger members.

As we celebrate Harvest, what are we thankful for? A reflection on thanksgiving and blessing.


Our parish of West Bergholt: St Mary the Virgin 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 Chelmsford’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 Jenny Noakes on 07963 304018 or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor [using the link below]. 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.

Chelmsford Diocese safeguarding team