Parish vacancy

Who to contact during the vacancy

From 18/9/16 there is a vacancy in these parishes until the process of pastoral reorganisation is completed and a new incumbent is appointed.

During this time, for general church enquires, and to arrange weddings and baptisms (christenings) please contact the Benefice Administrator, Sally Withers at the Benefice Office at the Cadbury Hall, Lake Lane, Frampton on Severn.

Office Hours:

Wednesday 2.30-3.30pm and Fridays 9am-12noon.


or phone: 07851 075177

Please be aware that she will only pick up messages on Wednesday and Fridays.

For funerals and enquiries related to individual churches please contact the churchwardens of the church concerned.

For issues related to churchyards and memorials, please contact the churchwardens of the church concerned, and/ or the acting Area Dean, the Rev Mike Smith or 01453 836536.



  • Recent News & Announcements

    • Stroudwater Team Rector

      We are delighted to announce that Steve Harrison from St. Elizabeth’s Church, Durban, Natal has been appointed team rector for the Stroudwater group of Churches. Click for more detail.


      Monday 29th May St. Mary’s Frampton will welcome a group of pilgrims from Holy Trinity Church, Westbury on Trym. BBQ 6pm, compline 8pm. Follow link for details.

    • Plant Sale, Sunday 28th May

      PLANT SALE ON THE GREEN – Your plants are needed to boost the sale . . . please click for details

    • Stroudwater Benefice

      Approval from the Church Commissioners has now been received and is operational from 1st December.Follow link for updated information.

    • Parish vacancy

      From 18th September 2016 we have no full time priest, we are in ‘Vacancy’. Please click the link for contact details until a new incumbent is appointed.

    • New Churchyard Regulations

      A new set of Churchyard Regulations have just been published. Please click for full details

    • Discoveries!

      When pews in the North aisle of the church and the platform they were on were removed we were very surprised to discover 16th century tombs;

  • Whats On

    • Breakfast Prayers

      3rd June 8am at the Pike House

    • Men’s Breakfast

      8th July 9am Red Lion, Arlingham
      Speaker – Kieran from Night Stop
      Please click for further details

    • Holy, holey, wholly knitters

      A group of ladies meet every Wednesday from 2-4pm at Ann Greaves’ house.
      Please ring Ann on 740622 for further details.

    • Bible Study

      Bible Study-Alternate Mondays 2pm
      Please click for further information.

  • Services