St Martin's are delighted to announce that Father Timothy Hupfield was confirmed as our new vicar on 3rd March 2021. You can watch the full induction service at the link below:
Reverend Timothy Hupfield, St Martins Church, Marple - YouTube
The church will be open for the Annunciation on Thursday 25th March, where there will be a Mass in church at 7pm. There is also a phone compline at 9pm.
Sunday worship will also re-commence 28th March on Palm Sunday. This is subject to no further restrictions.
Anyone who wishes to attend, please contact Alan Ashurst on 0161 456 9693 prior so that we can ensure allowable numbers are not exceeded.
Private prayer will still be available on Saturday mornings from 10:00 - 12:00.
Geoff will be leading Evening Prayer via Zoom at 5:30pm each Sunday. If you would like to join these please contact Geoff Bramall on 0161 483 4347 or geoffbram1[@]btopenworld.com and he will arrange to provide you with the link.
St Martin's is proud to be a member of Churches Together Marple. Please visit the site here www.churchestogethermarplearea.org.uk for regular news updates from the local area and what our churches are doing for those in our community at this time.
We would also encourage you to watch streamed services from Chester Cathedral at this link https://www.youtube.com/ChesterCathedralChoirandOrgan
The parish of Low Marple: St Martin is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer(s), PSOs. The Diocese of Chester’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advise our PSOs. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.
The vicar, Fr Timothy, can be contacted on 01663 764 946, or by email: timothyhupfield[@]cantab.net
The Diocese of Chester's safeguarding pages can be found here: