Church of England Diocese of Salisbury Cerne Abbas

Facilities and features

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Situated in church porch.

Temporary, portable

Hearing (induction) Loop
Large Print
Assistance Dogs

Our Building

Listed Building

Music and Worship

Bell Ringing

Annual Cerne Music Festival of chamber music provided by the Gaudier Ensemble.
Various musical events organised by the Friends


There is BCP Matins in at least one of the Benefice churches every Sunday, apart from the 5th Sunday of the month. 1st Sunday: Godmanstone (9.30am) and Buckland Newton (11am); 2nd Sunday Godmanstone (9.30am); 3rd Sunday: Minterne Magna (9.30am); 4th Sunday Cerne Abbas (11am)
BCP Holy Communion - 1st Sunday: Minterne (9.30am); 4th Sunday: Cerne Abbas (8am)
BCP Evensong - 2nd Sunday: Cerne Abbas (6pm)

Groups, Courses and Activities

Bible study

The first Wednesday of every month, 10.30am til noon.

Periodically during school holidays - more info on Facebook page and posters in village.

Bumps, Babes, and Toddlers Thursdays during term-time 10.30am at the vicarage.

Help for Visitors

Guidebooks / Notes

Open every day from early morning until dark or about 5pm, whichever is earlier.

Other Features

Conservation Area