Welcome To
St Giles' Church

We are an open and welcoming church in the heart of Pontefract


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Service Times

Sunday Parish Eucharist: 10:15am

Wednesday Mass: 9:30am

Friday Mass: 10:30am

Church Opening Times

Monday – Thursday: 10am – 2pm

Friday: 10am – 12 noon

Saturday: 9am – 12 noon

(The opportunity to pray or light a candle is available on each day)

Café Opening Times

Wednesday: 10am – 12 noon

Saturday: 9am – 12 noon

(Lunch with Us is held on Wednesdays, 12.30-14:00)

What's On

We invite you to join us at a range of events held throughout the year

Organ Recitals - St Giles' Church


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Be sure to check our calendar for community groups and other events regularly held at St Giles' Church


A Message From Our Ministry Team

Welcome to St Giles’ with St Mary’s, Pontefract.

St Giles’ is an open and welcoming church ‘at the heart of the town’. Located in Pontefract Town Centre, we are a hive of activity, with a wide variety of events taking place throughout the week. Yet our beautiful church building also provides a peaceful space for prayer and reflection, open to all.

We are a friendly and faithful community, gathering regularly for worship. We would love you to join us.

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The Benefice

St Giles' Church is in the Benefice of Pontefract, a group of local Anglican churches. Discover the other churches in our Benefice.

We are grateful to have received funding from: