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Welcome to St Giles’ Church

Public Worship

Booking is currently needed for the Sunday 10.15am service.

Other opening times are:

  • Wednesday Mass 9.30am
  • Private prayer continues on Wednesdays from 10.00-11.30am
  • Lunch with Us (takeaway service) continues on Wednesdays between 12.00-1.00pm

Services are additionally live-streamed on our Parish Facebook page if you can’t be present. Why not join in with the service whilst you are watching it? Just download a copy of the service sheet and join in! The Sunday service sheets are added to the website each week.

Unable to watch the service live? All the videos remain on our Facebook page so you can watch them at any time.

The church is open for Private Prayer and the lighting of candles, at the following time:

Wednesday: 10.00am – 11.30am Saturday 10.00-11.30am

For information relating to weddings, funerals and baptisms, please contact the parish office on 01977 790448 or email

If you need to contact a priest please ring or email:  

Canon June Lawson 01977 706803 or

Watch Our Services on Facebook

Thinking of visiting St Giles’ Church for the first time? In normal times, we are an open, welcoming and inclusive church and we encourage you to come along and visit our lively and growing congregation in Pontefract.

Under normal circumstances, we hold services at different times throughout the week, so please do come along for a very warm welcome to our family here at the church. Information on our Service times can be found here 

St Giles' Centre Logo

Looking for information on the St Giles' Centre? If so, we have a separate website dedicated to the Centre.

Visit the website.

Daily Prayer

Click any of the following links to join us in daily prayer.