Making Christ Visible in Bengeworth
Our church, St. Peter’s, serving a growing population on the east of the River Avon, stands at the top of Port Street. The main part of the church building provides a large, versatile and child-friendly space with a good lighting system, comfortable, moveable, chairs, and an audio-visual link to an adjacent quiet rooms. There is also a baptistry area and a Lady Chapel, used for weekday services and private prayer. We have a well-equipped kitchen and toilet facilities.
We are concerned about the safety and well-being of everyone at St. Peter’s and encourage anyone who is concerned about how they, or anyone else, is being treated to contact our Safeguarding Officer: Heather Uncles 01386 48936, or Diocesan Safeguarding Officer 07495060869. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org. You will find a list of contacts on the large board at the back of church.
For details of regular services and special events see the calendar. There are various church groups, which are listed under Church Activities. Our monthly Parish Magazine is St. Peter’s Key; you can pick up a copy in church.
Our parish is home to two Church of England foundation schools: Bengeworth Academy and St. Richard’s First School and also to other schools.
The church is a popular venue for weddings and baptisms.
To inquire about a wedding or baptism please contact the office:
Funerals are usually arranged with the parish office by funeral directors.
Church House is on Broadway Road, within easy walking distance of the church. Heather Uncles is the bookings secretary 01386 48936.