A traditional service from the Book of Common Prayer with communion.




A service for all stages of faith with teaching, prayer and praise. Communion services are on the second and fourth Sunday of the month. Activities for children and youth are available.

Listen to the latest talks from the 10.30am service.


A contemporary service with worship, teaching and response. Open to all but popular with youth and 18-30s.

Listen to the latest talks from the 6.30pm service.

Visit the Facebook group.


There is a short midweek communion service on Thursdays at 12.30pm.

Messy Church

Perfect for families with children aged 3-8. A different way of doing church that involves games, songs, crafts and food. Messy Church usually takes place on the third Monday of the month in St Matthew’s Centre.

Check the calendar to see when the next Messy Church is on.


St Matthew’s is a beautiful place to have your wedding. As well as helping you arrange a wedding service that is individual to you, our marriage preparation course enables couples to think about their commitment to each other to build a strong foundation for the future.

If you’d like to get married in St Matthew’s contact the church office about your potential wedding date. They’ll collect contact details from you and pass those on to John, who leads the 2 evening sessions of marriage preparation and Jim, who will look forward to seeing you at services as you become part of the St Matthew’s congregation.

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The Church of England wedding website is very helpful for wedding planning.


Baptisms are a common element of our 10.30am service and are always a great occasion. Families are supported by being able to talk through the significance of baptism with Jim Trood or another member of clergy.

If you’d like to enquire about baptism, contact the church office and they will send you an information pack.

Here’s a video explaining a little about baptism.


Please contact Jim if you would like to hold a funeral service at St Matthew’s

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Asian Congregation

The Asian Congregation service takes place on Sunday afternoons in the St Matthew’s Centre. The teaching, worship and prayer are in Urdu and a community meal is shared after the service.

Contact Adil for more information, or visit their website.