Upper Thames Group of Parishes
Holy Cross Ashton Keynes, St Sampson's Cricklade, St John's Latton & All Saints Leigh
Welcome to Holy Cross Church's Web pages. If you can't find the information you require about any aspect of Holy Cross, please use the contact e-mail facility.
The church is located at North End, just outside of the village, on the B4696 between Cirencester and Royal Wootton Bassett. It's postcode is SN6 6QR.
We are currently in a Vacancy (no Priest-in-charge). The Parish Office is located at 14 Bath Road, Cricklade, Wilts. SN6 6EY, 01793 750300.
Our Associate Minister is the Rev'd Dr. Shirley Danby, 01793 751463
Our Licensed Lay Ministers (Lay Readers) are:
Ashton Keynes Peter Tuck 01285 861466, Leigh Suzi Tipper 01793 750778
Our Group Administrator is Mrs Sue Clover, c/o Parish Office, Wed,Thu & Fri a.m. 01793 750300
Our Churchwarden at Holy Cross is Linda Tuck 01285 861466
Our Holy Cross PCC Secretary is Mrs Jo Buxton 01285 862727
Our Deanery Synod representative is Bridget Arreger 01285 862669
Messy Church - enquiries to Linda Tuck 01285 861466
Weddings - for information on arranging a wedding, select Files/Downloads. The Parish Office is open on Saturday mornings for bookings and obtaining more information.
Baptisms (Christenings) We welcome enquiries for Baptisms. We'd like you to read our pack (see in File Downloads Section) about the commitment you are taking on & the promises made by parents and Godparents in the Baptism service. If you'd then like to go ahead with either Baptism or a Service of Thanksgiving for the Gift of a Child please contact Revd. Shirley to arrange a date, before you make a booking.
Churches Together - Holy Cross Ashton Keynes and All Saints Leigh are now members of CLAKAL, Cricklade, Latton, Ashton Keynes and Leigh Ecumenical Alliance. All Christian denominations in the area are represented. The alliance organises worship and meetings for the congregations of all the churches through the year. The CLAKAL representative for Ashton Keynes is Peter Tuck and for Leigh Suzi Tipper.
Sunday Services at Holy Cross
(subject to occasional changes, see Events for latest information)
1st Sunday 8:00am Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)
10:00am Family Worship
2nd Sunday 10:00am Group Service for the four parishes at St Sampson's, Cricklade
3rd Sunday 10:00am Morning Prayer or Holy Communion
4:00pm Messy Church in AK School Hall (not December)
4th Sunday 10:00am Holy Communion (alternating between Common Worship & Iona Liturgy)
5th Sunday 10:00am Group Service at Ashton Keynes, Latton or Leigh
Seasonal variations can occur at Easter & Christmas