Church of England Diocese of St.Albans Watton-at-Stone

About Us

Welcome to St Andrew and St Mary Watton-at Stone

Jesus said: 'I came that they may have life and have it abundantly' (John 10:10)

We meet together to share our hopes and fears with God and become the people we are meant to be. We are part of the Diocese of St Albans and share the vision of ‘Going Deeper into God, Making New Disciples and Transforming Communities’.

Our beautiful historic church is a special place to mark the important events of our lives. For Weddings and Banns enquiries contact: Pauline Manley. - [email protected].com

For Baptism (Christening), Funeral, Blessings, Confirmation, Pastoral enquiries contact:

 Revd Jenny: [email protected] 01920 830035 (Please note Mondays are my usual day off).

St Andrew and St Mary Watton at Stone is part of the Beane Valley Benefice with St Mary’s Aston, St Andrew’s Bramfield, St Mary’s Stapleford and St Michael and all Angels Waterford. Revd Jenny is supported by a Ministry Team of  Revd Angela Lynas (Associate Priest), Rev Tony Grieves, Mrs Ann Edwards and Mrs Janet Bird.(Readers).

Children: we run a Sunday Club during the 9.30am Communion Service on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month: contact [email protected] On the 3rd Sunday children share in the service as Acolytes (assisting in the service). We have strong links with Watton at Stone and Heath Mount Schools.

We have adopted the Diocese's Safeguarding policies and practice. Safeguarding contacts: Pauline Bunce 01920 830512 and Denise Hodgson 01920 830152

Bellringers meet on Monday evenings. Contact: Keith Carpenter 01920830479   Choir (all ages): contact Dorothy Hall: 01920830684   To join the "Pop Up Choir" contact Ann Edwards [email protected] 01992 304397 

Flower arranging, church cleaning, help with the churchyard or special events and visits to Church contact:

 Church Wardens: Ian Knight, [email protected] 01920 830448 or Helen McCash 01920 830665 [email protected]

Friends of Watton Church: contact Helen McCash 01920 830665 or email [email protected]

Food for the Hertford Food Bank and toiletries can be brought to church or left at the Rectory, Church Lane SG14 3RD.

Church and village events are reported in the free monthly Parish News.