The Church of St James, Avonwick

Services are normally held every Sunday at St James's Church in Avonwick.

The Church in Avonwick is dedicated to St James, one of the two brothers who followed Our Lord, during his years of his ministry.

St James's Church holds regular services (please see below) and seasonal events (please see events menu.

Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals by arrangement.

You are always welcome at St James's Church


The Rev Preb Philip Darby is our priest for Avonwick.

Telephone (01364) 652844.

Services suspended due to Coronavirus

Following advice from the Archbishops, regular services are currently suspended during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Usual service pattern

The service pattern is as follows each month:

1st Sunday: by Canon Harman

11am Holy Communion with Hymns(Common Worship)

2nd Sunday: Reader Keith Butler

11am Matins (Book of Common Prayer)

3rd Sunday: Rev Preb Philip Darby

11am BCP Holy Communion with hymns and address

4th Sunday: Rev Preb Philip Darby

11am Matins (Book of Common Prayer)

5th Sunday: Rev Preb Philip Darby

11am Holy Communion with Hymns (Book of Common Prayer)