Church of England Diocese of Chelmsford West Bergholt

St. Mary the Virgin, West Bergholt

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

You're invited

You are very welcome at our Advent and Christmas services and events – bring your family and friends or come along on your own. Whether it will be your first time at church or you have been before, we look forward to welcoming you!

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Donna Luxton

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Close
West Bergholt


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Private Prayer

Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday at for 6 hours
St. Mary the Virgin, West Bergholt
New Church Road West Bergholt Colchester, CO6 3JF, GB

St Mary's Church West Bergholt is open on weekdays for Private Prayer - 9am til 3pm. Please follow all guidance and social distancing rules and only attend if you are free from all Covid19 symptoms.

Mary and Joseph have begun their journey around West Bergholt and surrounding villages.


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