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THE VICAR’S EASTER MESSAGE

Dear friends I hope that you are keeping well both physically, emotionally and spiritually in these testing times.  In many ways we are simply called to obey a simple instruction – stay at home and save lives.  But suddenly being separated from physical contact with loved ones (including our church family) is hard.  Staying in […]

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PARISH DIARY FOR THE WEEKS AHEAD

The church building is closed at present for all public and private worship, but the church still exists and continues to support those in need at this difficult time. Despite the closure of the building, online services for Holy Week can be  found at www.facebook.com/allsaintsclayton, and are as follows:- St JAMES, ALTHAM AND ALL SAINTS, […]

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CHURCH OPENING

From May to September the church will be open every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11.30 am to 1.30 pm and on the third Sunday in each month between 2.00 and 4.00 pm. The Sunday openings will include a guided tour of this ancient and holy building at 2.30. We have received funding from the Heritage […]

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TEA & TODDLERS

Every third Wednesday in the month, in the school hall from 2:10 pm until 3:10 pm, during school term times. Numbers attending “Tea & Toddlers” have been declining in recent months, so we have decided to take a rest for a while. Watch this space to find out when it will return. Let us know […]

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OPEN THE BOOK

Our team of would be actors visits Altham village school once each month to present a bible story in the form of a short play for the children. This replaces their normal school assembly and is part of an initiative by the Bible Society to bring bible stories alive for young children. St James, Altham has […]

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