Church of England Diocese of Exeter Christ Church Paignton

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

Toilet in main entrance foyer

Toilet in main entrance foyer

Car park to front

Toilet in main entrance foyer

There is a defibrillator immediately outside front entrance.

Level access via the side North door

At front of church and chancel area

Bibles and Hymn books

Assistance Dogs

We have congregants from a local care home


Our Building

Grade 2 building, Listed wall, and listed lamppost


Music and Worship

The organ was built by Messrs. Hele and Company of Plymouth. It comprises thirty-one sleaking stops, eight couplers and six combination pedals, but no pistons. It was later rebuilt by Messrs Henry Speechly and Sons of Dalston, London. a new Vox Humana Stop was added.


Groups, Courses and Activities

Youth club meet in term time in the small hall Friday at 7pm for two hours. Trips out during course of year.

Monthly Craft Club to get crafty and creative.

Monthly get together with our sister church St Paul's for a meal.

As advertised at our sister church St Paul's one mile to the North. Usually twice a year.

Oldway Primary school (700 pupils, biggest in Devon) hold a Carol Service, Easter service, and Harvest service every year.

Good Friday Walk of Witness starts at Christ Church at noon.


Help for Visitors

A free four page history of the church is available

A 28 page booklet The Church on the Marsh, The early years of Christ Church Paignton has been reproduced and is available for a £1 donation

Open before and after each service.


Other Features

Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday noon-2pm

On the screen presentation of service and music.

Our hall has recently undergone massive rennovations to bring it up to modern standards and is available to hire.
The hall has seating for 100 in rows and seating for 80 around our Go Pak tables.
The hall has a large fully equipped kitchen available for use and a wheelchair accessable toilet.
The Hall has a new path down to the main entrance and is fully central heated.

To rent the Main Hall the cost is £17 per hour, or a fixed fee of £50 for children's parties, to include use of the Kitchen. A returnable £50 deposit must also be payable in advance. Please contact Nigel and Sara Artingstall on 01803 391407