We are the Church of England in Shaftesbury Dorset, serving the community and serving Jesus where we are. The church is about people and faith and we know you will find a warm open welcome at all the churches in our team whether you are a visitor, a local or someone just looking for the deeper meaning of life.
- St Peter’s Special Choir begins rehearsing from 7 – 8pm this Friday (12th February) for its annual service of music and readings on Good Friday. Over the coming weeks the choir will learn a selection of old and new choral pieces to mark this most solemn day in the church’s year. ... Read more
- Sunday 14th February 2016 6.00 pm St James’ Church, Shaftesbury This last trek has found our Pilgrim making his way through a dark and gloomy forest, where the trees overhead block out the light and the brambles grab at his legs. When at last he breaks out into open country he at first ... Read more
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- An Audience with JANE WYMARK 27th February at 7.30pm £10 per ticket Shaftesbury Arts Centre Jane has worked as an actor for many years in stage shows ranging from plays by Shakespeare to musicals by Cole Porter, She was Morwenna the governess in the original series of Poldark, She has appeared in children’s versions of Classic ... Read more
- An Evening to celbrate the 200th Anniversary of the birth of David Livingstone Melbury Community Event St Thomas’s Church & Village Hall A presentation by John Blashford-Snell Saturday 19th March at 7.00pm Melbury Village Hall Tickets £12 A cash bar is available Tickets available from: Jan Crossley 01747 852545 and Christine Potter 01747 851857 Read more
- On Sunday the 13th December 2015 Churches Together in Shaftesbury presented another great Outdoor Nativity outside the Town hall to some of the largest crowds yet seen. The town was packed for the Chamber of Commerce Christmas Market day, and many stopped to hear the story of Christmas dramatically performed ... Read more