Commonwealth Games Church Opening Times

St John's will be open to the public from 9am to 7pm throughout the operation of the atheltics and para-athletics at the Alexander Stadium

There will be the opportunity to come into church for some quiet time with God, prayer, refreshments and a chat to local churchgoers from a range of denominations who will be in church during the opening times.   There will also be a daily celebration of Holy Communion.   

The Birchfield Harriers memorial plaque (from the Great War) and stories of the expoits of some of the Harriers will be on display, as will a range of Commonwealth Games batons and torches made by schools from across the region.

Details of the opening times are 9am - 7pm Tuesday 2nd August to Sunday 7th August:

Holy Communion: 

Tuesday 2nd, Wednesday 3rd, Saturday 6th:  2pm

Thursday 4th, Friday 5th:  4pm

Sunday 7th: 10.30am


Please note: there is no vehicular access to Church Road from Wednesday 27th July to Monday 8th August.  Neither is there any parking available at the church.

All groups and activities which would normally take place in the hall are suspended from Monday 18th July to Wednesday 10th August inclusive.

Commonwealth Games Bellringing
Bell Ringing to celebrate the Commonwealth