Church of England Diocese of Leeds Oakworth

Oakworth Parish Churches

A warm welcome awaits you at both parish churches each Sunday.
9am: St. John’s Newsholme: Communion Service each Sunday.
10.30am: Christ Church Oakworth: Communion Service each Sunday, (unless Baptisms as requested on the 2nd Sunday; All age service).
3pm: Evensong at St. John's Newsholme each 2nd, 4th, 5th Sundays.

Please see the Services & Events and Calendar sections for more information and regular updates or changes.

You're invited

You are very welcome at our Advent and Christmas services and events – bring your family and friends or come along on your own. Whether it will be your first time at church or you have been before, we look forward to welcoming you!

The Refugee Council

We are raising funds and walking our Parish boundary.

Get in touch

Revd. Jemma Sander-Heys

20 Colne Road
Oakworth, Keighley

BD22 7PD

Our website

Christingle Service

for 1 hour
Oakworth Parish Churches
20 Colne Road Oakworth Keighley, BD22 7RY, GB

Come along and celebrate and make up your Christingles together and sing Christmas carols. All you need will be supplied. 'The Children's Society': If you are able please do consider giving a donation in the envelopes available on the evening or we have a card reader in church on the evening. Every little makes such a difference!

You are most welcome to join in this Christmas Season at Oakworth Parish Churches

Advent christmas


"Our parish of Oakworth: Christ Church is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults from harm. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer (PSO) - Melanie Tanner 07792 507259.
Our Diocese of Leeds’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor who advises our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm, please contact the PSO, or the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (
If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority’s children or adult social care services."

PSO Melanie