Church of England Diocese of Birmingham Water Orton

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

2 unisex toilets available in Robert Lloyd Room lobby, one has both disabled facilities and baby changing facilities

In one of the unisex toilets in Robert Lloyd Room lobby

There is a small parking area for about 4 cars near the church entrance but we ask for this to be kept clear on special occasions eg for weddings and funerals. It is not recommended to park on the main road (New Rd) but nearby in Coleshill Rd. People also park at The Digby pub and Water Orton Station Carpark. The Link (Church Hall) has it's own carpark.

Accessible Toilet

There are no steps or incline into the church. There is a step onto the dais at the front and a step into the chancel. Please inform the greeters or duty warden if you like to receive communion in your seat instead of going up to the altar.

Hearing (induction) Loop

Our Building

The building is grade II listed


Music and Worship

The organ is played at 9am Sunday Communion service

The choir leads the worship at the 9am. Also at special occasions such as the Advent Concert and the Candlelit Carol Service.

Worship group provides the music at the 11am Sunday All Age service


Groups, Courses and Activities

'Christianity Explored' is for those who wish to know more about the Christian faith. Please contact the vicar about details of when and where courses are run.

This is run about twice a year. Please contact the vicar for more details

'Big Family Gathering' is held at The Link, every 2nd Sunday from 4-5.30pm. Crafts, food and worship.

Women Alive associated with Mothers Union has an event with speaker or singer/s first Thursday in the Month. Please see church's web page for further info . www.waterortonparishchurch.org

WOMBATS - Water Orton Mothers Babies and ToddlerS is supported by the church. This meets midweek at The Link: Weds 12.30-2pm and Thurs 10-11.30am


Help for Visitors

Guidebooks / Notes

Open Cafe, Tuesdays, 9 -12noon in Robert Lloyd Room. Also meet the local councillors 11-12noon
Open Church, Thursdays 2-4pm in Robert Lloyd Room - tea/coffee

In the week, the church is open Tuesdays 9-12noon (Open Cafe in RLR), for Wed Holy Communion at 10am and Thursdays 2-4pm (Open Church, tea/coffee in RLR)


Other Features

Regular Services on Sunday can be followed with words on a screen - though at the Sunday 9am Holy Communion, hymn books and service books are offered by the greeters.

Conservation Area
FairTrade

The Link, a new building in 2010 replaced the old church hall at 4 New Road near the church. Please see church's website and select 'The Link' pages. What-on's page is http://www.waterortonparishchurch.org/index.php?zonename=thelinkwhatson24