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St Andrew’s Day.

Celebrated on the nearest Sunday to the 30th November. This year our service is on 29th Novemeber where we will be joined by the Venerable Peter Townley, Archdeacon of Pontefract.

9.30am Holy Communion, Common Worship, hymns and sermon.

Advent Sundays.

Four Sundays leading up to Christmas. Lighting of candles on the Advent Ring at the 9.30am Communion Service.


4.00pm on the 4th Sunday in Advent. A celebration of Christmas with the lighting of Christingles, Carol singing and a collection for the Children's society.

Christmas Eve.

At 11.30pm there is a Midnight Communion Service, which alternates between St Andrews, Purlwell and All Saints, Batley

Christmas Day.

Our service includes Holy Communion, Common Worship and carols and starts at 9.30am.


This is celebrated on the nearest Sunday.

Ash Wednesday.

At 7.30pm there is a service with Holy Communion and Common Worship.

Maundy Thursday.

At 7.30pm - Combined service at St Andrews, Purlwell. Holy Communion, Common Worship & stripping of the altar.

Good Friday

At 9.30am - combined with reading and hymns. Hot cross buns served in the hall afterwards.

Easter Sunday.

At 9.30am - Holy Communion, Common Worship and hymns.


Sunday services at the usual times celebrating the coming of the Holy Spirit upon Christ's Disciples.

Harvest Festival.

This takes place on the fourth Sunday in September at 9.30 am with Holy Communion and celebration of Thanksgiving for the harvest.