If you would like to join any of the following groups please email:


Small groups for Bible study and prayer


Bell ringers Thurdays 8-9pm in St James contact Len Palfrey tel: 0118 984 2698.


Church cleaning contact Roma Busby email:


Flower arrangers please contact Pauline Jones email


Green Gym

St James Churchyard is maintained by a group of volunteers who meet at 9.30am for a couple of hours on the first Thursday and third Saturday of each month.  You don't need to be a church goer to join this dedicated group, just turn up!  We have all the tools you will need.  


The Big Workout! 

Contact Len Palfrey (as above).  

Please note: an extract of the Diocese of Oxford Churchyard Regulations can be found in the church porch.

Occasional working parties are also organised at St Nicholas and St Laurence, please check their notice boards for further details.


Church Singing Group

If you would like to join our singing group on Wednesdays 7-8pm, or play an instrument to help lead our Sunday worship in church, please get in touch with Wilma Grant - all ages, all abilities welcome!   We have fun worshipping together and have a fab new hymn book to try out! 

Please email