What's On at St. Andrew's



Regular weekday services:
Mondays to Fridays: Morning Prayer 8.30 a.m.
Tuesday mornings Holy Communion 9.30 a.m.
Wednesdays Mid-week Celtic Communion at 12.30 p.m.
Fridays at Christ Church (Drovers Lane): Friday Tea Service at 2.30 p.m.


Passion Sunday - Workshop & Evening service: The Way of The Cross & Stainer's 'God so loved the world'

Sunday 7th April

Workshop at 3.00 p.m.  Service at 6.00 p.m.


Walking through Holy Week with the Celtic Saints

Holy Week services with the Revd. Canon Cameron Butland.

Monday 15th April 7.30 p.m. Christ Church, Drovers Lane

‘Mary Magdalene through the eyes of St. Brigid and St. Bega’

John 12:1-11


Tuesday 16th April 7.30 p.m. St. John's, Newton Reigny

‘Philip and Andrew finding God’s glory with St. Columba’

John 12:20-36


Wednesday 17th April 7.30 p.m. St. John the Evangelist, Plumpton

‘Peter seeking truth with St. Oswald and St. Aidan’ (John)


Maundy Thursday 18th April 7.30 p.m. St. Andrew’s

‘The great commandment expressed in love and in the lives of St. Cuthbert and St. Hilda’

John 13:1-17, 31b-35


Good Friday 19th April 12.30 p.m. St. Andrew’s

‘Celtic Spirituality points the way of the empty cross.’

John 18:1-19, end.

St. Andrew’s 'Last hour at the Cross'

Good Friday devotion with prayers, music and words at 2 p.m.


Easter Eve, 20th April 7.30 p.m. St. Andrew’s

Watching, waiting, baptising and renewing our baptism hope.


Easter Day 21st April

Easter Treasure Hunt (Sunday 21st April)

Come and join our Easter Treasure hunt at 9.15 a.m. St. Andrew’s Churchyard

The first 30 families to complete the hunt will win an Easter Egg. Enjoy a bacon butty while the hunt is on. Bring a flower each and help thatch the cross for the 10 o’clock Easter work/Family Communion service to which you are welcome to join.

Easter Worship 

8.30 a.m. Quieter Holy Communion. St. Andrew's

Easter Family Communion 10 a.m. with Choir and Floral Cross to decorate with your flowers during communion.


Penrith Mothers’ Union

Spring Cream Tea

Easter Saturday 27th April

2.00 - 4 p.m. in St. Andrew’s Church

Cream scones, homemade cakes, lots of tea and fellowship, raffle.

All welcome bring your friends.

Proceeds in aid of Mothers’ Union Charities, also interesting display of Penrith MU Historical records.





Evensong on the first Sunday of the month will restart on Sunday 5th May at 6 p.m.


For further details and other events or news see our latest "Beacon" church magazine downloadable here.


Regular groups meeting in our parish...

Thinking Allowed - Tuesday evenings 7.30-9.00 p.m, weekly. Open to anyone to consider next week's Bible readings and what they might lead to. Contact Sue or Belinda via 01768 865622.

Exploring Faith in 2019

There are three home groups currently meeting at different times to explore life and faith in slightly different ways, (and a new group beginning in February). You are very welcome to visit any and see if this might be something you would enjoy being part of. Details of existing groups are on the notice boards at the back of St. Andrew's. The new group will be on Tuesday evenings from 12th February.


'To be Christ in the Heart of Penrith'

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