Church of England Diocese of Birmingham St. John the Baptist Longbridge

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

We have male and female toilets as well as a disabled toilet.

We have baby changing facilities in both male and female toilets.

We have a car park at the back of church which is accessed from Culmination Road B31 4JW.

We have a disabled toilet situated in the foyer.

The church has disabled access from the car park.

There is a ramped entrance from the car park at the back of the church and also a ramped entrance from the front of the church.

There is a loop system installed in church and can be used by turning a hearing aid to position 3.

Trusted Local Care, a day centre for elderly people with dementia, have now moved to Saxon Court, Turves Green. Please contact Steve on 0773 664 8217


Our Building


Music and Worship

Our church has very good acoustics and we hold concerts at regular intervals. Our hyms during worship on Sundays are usually accompanied by live organ playing and we have a robed choir.

We have our organist Jenny Edwards who plays the organ on most of our Sunday morning worship services.

We have a small choir who are very enthusiastic, and sing at most Sunday services. They have a wide repertoire singing hymns and anthems, bringing a special touch to our services


Groups, Courses and Activities

Kickboxing classes run on a Thursday evening from 6.30pm for 1 hour and on Saturday mornings at 11.30am. If you are interested, please come along on either Thursday or Saturday and speak to the leaders.

Bible study is held on second and fourth Mondays of the month at 2.15 in the church.

Rainbows and Brownies meet on Mondays during school term time at 5.30 pm until 6.45 pm in the church hall.

Every Thursday morning we have a people and places coffee morning from 10.30 to 12.30. Anyone is welcome to join us for a free drink, biscuit and some friendly chat.

We have a rambling group which meets roughly once a month to enjoy a short walk together and sometimes followed by a pub meal.

FUNCTION FITNESS CLASS FOR SENIORS (50+)
Every Tuesday 9.30 am and Saturday 9.15 am
This weekly fitness class focuses on exercises that get your muscles to work together and prepare them for daily tasks and common movements. It's a fun and popular class. Every class is different, however each session incorporates exercises to improve strength, endurance, balance and agility. Exercises variations are provided to enable participants at all levels of fitness to take part.
Its free first time to give it a try, then £3 each session.

Guides meet in church hall on Wednesday evenings at 6.45pm.

We hold children's activity events at regular intervals throughout the year.

The women's fellowship group meet on the first Monday of the month at 2.30pm in church..

Rainbows meet at 5pm on Mondays in the church hall.


Help for Visitors


Other Features

Our church hall is large and has a kitchen on one side and a stage. The hall is suitable for concerts, drama productions, parties, children's parties and can be hired at reasonable cost. Please contact Chris on 0121 475 3556 or email: [email protected] for information.