Welcome to St. James’

COVID-19 UPDATE (4th November 2020)

Although worship in church is temporarily suspended, we are still here to offer support, please contact the churchwardens who will be happy to hear from you……

Following the latest Government guidance, our church is closed again for public worship until 2nd DecemberAs during the previous lockdown Rev Ian Johnston and his wife have kindly offered to lead a service every Sunday via zoom at 11.00am. (Remembrance Sunday will start at 10.30am).

The zoom joining instructions are as follows: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86105855908?pwd=WUx5T2dRZnhXN1ViY3hPNU5KNTN3QT09

Meeting ID: 861 0585 5908 Passcode: 556827

If you have any questions or concerns or need to speak to someone urgently, please call one of our Churchwardens:

Louise – ‭07733 221611‬ or garnett.5@btinternet.com
Chris – 01423 771991 or chriseyes@hotmail.co.uk

Or our Verger:
Maurice – 01423 770654

St. James’ is a Church of England parish church at the heart of the community in a thriving village between Harrogate and Pateley Bridge, in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We are a friendly worshipping community with a welcoming Sunday Club, a strong musical tradition including a robed choir, and a range of groups and activities. Click on the various links to see what we can offer.

We are part of a joint Benefice comprising the parishes of St. Thomas a Becket, Hampsthwaite with Felliscliffe & St. Thomas the Apostle, Killinghall and St. James, Birstwith.

We hope you find what you are looking for on these pages and we would be delighted to welcome you, whether as a visitor or to join us regularly in worship and fellowship.