Celebrating Jesus Christ:
yesterday, today and forever

We are Christians in and near Thirsk who worship God in Jesus Christ as part of the Church of England.

We welcome everyone and seek to serve God in caring for each other and for our communities.


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If you're new to Thirsk we'd love to help you get settled into a church here.

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We'd love to help introduce you to the Christian faith.

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Get to know more about our 4 churches and see service times and news.

During the Covid-19 lockdown, we are worshipping as a benefice Online every Sunday at 10:15 am.


Click here to join our Online worship.


Whether you're wanting to marry here or just having your banns read, we'd love to help you prepare for your special day.


We believe baptism is the start of our Christian journey and we'd love to help you start yours.

Our Churches

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A welcoming community sharing traditional and contemporary worship,
close to the centre of Thirsk

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St Wilfrid's
South Kilvington

A friendly community worshipping with
the Book of Common Prayer

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St Lawrence's
Carlton Miniott

A church at the heart of the Carlton Miniott community

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St Leonard's

A friendly church on the village green with regular services for visitors and villagers.

News, Concerts & Events


Our Safeguarding Officer, Terry Cussons is the first person to speak to if you have any concerns around the welfare of a child or adult at risk.


You can contact him on:

01845 523826

Click here for our safeguarding policy and more information

Get In Touch:

Rev. Derek Simpson

The Rectory

Cemetery Road



01845 574742


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