St Botolph’s, Shepshed
St James the Greater, Oaks-in-Charnwood
St Botolph's Services
8am – Holy Communion (2nd Sunday – Morning Prayer)
10am- Children’s Church (Church Hall)
10am – Holy Communion (Church) / Family Communion (1st Sunday)
6pm – Book of Common Worship (1st/2nd Sunday of the Month)
St James the Greater Services
8:30 – Holy Communion
11:15 – Family Service (3rd Sunday of month)
St Botolph’s, in the centre of Shepshed, is a lively, happy parish with many church organisations.
Youth and Children’s work includes a group for pre-school children and Messy Church. There is a Mother’s Union branch, bell-ringing group, choir, and praise band. A number of house groups meet regularly for Bible study and fellowship.
St. Botolph’s is an active member of Churches Together in Shepshed and part of the Northern Lights mission partnership. St. Botolph’s Church is open every Tuesday and Saturday morning from 9:30-12:30 when tea and coffee are available. We love people to pop in for interest, chat or just a cuppa!
St James the Greater, Oaks-in-Charnwood, is in an idyllic rural setting, much in demand for Quiet Days and weddings.
There is a bell-ringing group, Mothers’ Union branch, a Senior Citizens club, dance groups and a Gardening Club. “Meeting Point” for prayer and Bible study is held weekly. There is a strong link with the nearby Cistercian Monastery at Mount St Bernard.
We are holding a Flower Festival as part of our Patronal festivities in St. Botolph's Church, Shepshed on 16th June from 10 am until 5 pm and on 17th June from 12 pm until 5 pm. Drinks, light lunches and freshly made cakes are available on both dates. All welcome!read more
Will be on Mon 28 May. Please could anyone interested in running a stall at the fair speak to Steve Upton to help us make plans for the event. We urgently need donations of quality raffle prizes for the Oaks Spring Country Fair also for the Oaks Christmas Fair on 1st...read more
13 to 19 May Can You Help? Collectors are desperately needed, a list will be at the back of St. Botolph's church if you want to volunteer. We are also holding a Market Cake Stall in Shepshed on Fri 18 May. If you could help make cakes and bring them to the stall or...read more
St. James' The Greater Church are having an outing to Lincolnshire Flower Festival and also visiting three Churches on Wednesday 2nd May. The coach leaves Oaks Storer Hall at 9.30 am and will return by 6.30 pm. Tickets cost £23 and include lunch and tea. Contact...read more
We are holding a Beetle Drive on Friday 27th April at St . Botolph's Church Hall. Tickets cost £7.50 to include a buffet supper and a glass of wine. Come and join in a fun evening. Tickets from Isobel Goodliffe, Bill Hing and Carol Coble.read more
This new course starts on Tuesday 24th April at 7.30 pm in St. Botolph's Church. The subject is "What do we believe". There are further details in the April Parish Magazine and there is a sign up list available at the back of both Churches.read more