St James Quiz Evening: Friday 12th October

St James Quiz Evening: Friday 12th October 7.15 for a 7.30 start at The Methodist Hall, Horsefair. Including Fish & Chip supper (tea & coffee available) Alternatively bring your own drinks. Tickets £10 per person. Teams of up to 6. Entry by ticket only, available from Neil Lister 01423 579967 Tony Weeds 01423 391535 Kath … [Read more…]

MU Summer of Hope: 16th August

Fundraising event for Mothers’ Union projects at home & abroad organised by Boroughbridge MU. Next Thursday afternoon…..bring a friend…bring the children. Everyone welcome

MU Celebrate Mary Sumner Day

Fifty members from Ripon Episcopal area celebrated Mary Sumner day with extended midday prayers at Ripon Cathedral. A lovely service led by Episcopal President Josie.Coffee and fellowship at the Old Deanery before and some of us including the Boroughbridge contenders went back for lunch!!

More Service Cancellations

There will be no service at Aldborough on Sunday 26th August, and no Evensong at Boroughbridge the same day. Please see the ‘Church Services’ page for the latest information about services.

Services and Events

Please note that Church Services and Church Events are now on different pages on the website – see the horizontal menu near the top of each page.

Walk of Witness

All Saints’, Kirby Hill to St James’, Boroughbridge – This morning, 26 of us took part in a very successful joint venture between the two churches, ending up with much-appreciated refreshments at St James’.  It was the first event of the Walkers are Welcome Easter Walking Festival in the town.

Roecliffe Quiz Night: 20th March

A QUIZ NIGHT will be held in Roecliffe on Tuesday, March 20th at 7.30pm in the Crown Inn. Please don’t arrive until 7.15pm at the earliest since the Church Annual Meeting might not have finished.

Clipping the Church

Clipping the Church at St James’ on 11th March. Clipping the church is an ancient English custom. The word “clipping” is Anglo-Saxon in origin, and is derived from the word “clyppan”, meaning “embrace” or “clasp”. Clipping the church involves either the church congregation or local children holding hands in an outward-facing ring around the church. … [Read more…]