Other Opportunities for Fellowship

Home Groups

Our church has a number of home groups some of which meet in the evening and some during the day, in people’s homes. These are opportunities for fellowship, study and prayer. New members are always welcome. For details please contact the Church Office.

Village Lunch

At St Alban’s Church Hall, Wood Street Village on the 4th Wednesday of the month at 12.30. Details are in Crossway each month.

Friday Café

Community café where all are welcome. Fairtrade tea, coffee, homemade cakes and biscuits. Toys for the children and someone to listen if you want a chat.
Fridays at Fairlands Community Centre. The first and third Friday of the month 2.30 – 4.30

Holiday at Home

For the Young at Heart over 60s, for one day in August. Also other events during the year. All as publicised in Crossway.


A social group formed by members of the congregation so people can meet, form friendships and have fun. Smilers has talks, activities or outings every few weeks. Details in Crossway.


Led by our Director of Music, Nigel Evans-Thompson, the Parish Choir sings regularly for Sunday services. Practice is 7.00 – 8.00 every Friday at St Mary’s. The Festival Singers assemble for special occasions and the Parish Band plays at some services. In all cases, new members are always welcome.

St Mary’s Bell Ringers

Meet for practice 8.00 every Friday. New members welcome.