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Last updated 6 Sep 2019
This site contains information about St Mary the Virgin Church, Denby, Derbyshire. The existing Church dates from 1135 AD.
Regular services are held at St Mary’s every Sunday at 10.00 am. For current services over the next two months, see the link above. This site also contains information on the Church past, present and future.
For information on burial records, please see our page about the parish registers or come to our open mornings which are held every fourth Saturday each month from 10..00 am until 12.00 noon.
Information about the Church, its history, and pictures of St Mary’s can be found from the information page.
Welcome to the home page of
One of the oldest churches in the UK.
St Mary's at Denby is one of the Denby Group of Churches along wth St James', Codnor; St Luke's, Loscoe; St Clement's, Horsley and St Susanna's, Horsley Woodhouse.
The church is open every fourth Saturday (from March to November) from 10.00 am to 12.00 noon. Explore this beautiful building and enjoy a complimentary coffee or tea.
How to Contact Us
Contact the Group Administrator on 01332 880284
Alternatively, send an email to us.
Coffee Shop every Monday during term term at 8.30 am.
Patronal Festival and Gift Weekend
Saturday 7th and Sunday 8 September
The church will be open on Saturday 7 Sep from 10.00 am until 4.00 pm
and on Sunday 8 Sep from 12.00 noon until 4.00 pm.
The theme of the weekend is to celebrate the achievments of the last few decades. There will be flower displays, photographs from 1900 and parish records which date back to 1920.
Refreshments will be available. The weekend will finish with a
Songs of Praise service on Sunday afternoon at 4.30 pm.
29 September at 10.00 am
A joint service of the Denby Group of Churches will be held at St Luke's church, Loscoe.
The preacher will be the Bishop of Derby, the Rt Rev'd Libby Lane.
Our Harvest Service will take place on Sunday 6 October at 10.00 am.
To arrange a Baptism or Wedding
To arrange a baptism or wedding please call in at one of the regular Enquiry meetings which are held on the second and fourth Mondays of every month at
St Clement’s Church, Horsley, between 6.30 and 7.30 pm. If you are unable to attend an Enquiry meeting, please send an email to our Group Administrator or ring 01332 880284.
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