About Us

'Living and Sharing the Story of Jesus'

We a church at the heart of our community, turning to the hope we find in Jesus as we journey together. We welcome you to join us in our Sunday Worship at 10.30am and at our events during the week.

St Mary's was originally a Priory Church established in the 11th Century as an outreach of Malmesbury Abbey. Pilton is the oldest district of Barnstaple, adjoining the north-west end of the town centre.

Vicar: Martyn Tyrrell - [email protected]

Associate Priest: Marion Sanders - recently retired from full time ministry 

Church Office & Church Hall: Helen Smith - 01271 345649 or [email protected]

Church Wardens: 

Bill Sanders - 01271 346003 or [email protected]  

Elizabeth Holloway - 01271 815133 or [email protected]

Secretary to the Bell Ringing Team: Anthony Featherstone - 07403 530755