Ashton Keynes Holy Cross Church
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.
- Our Associate Minister and lead minister for Ashton Keynes and Leigh is the Reverend Dr. Shirley Danby
Tel: 01793 751463 Mobile: 07980 548844
- Our Licensed Lay Ministers (Lay Readers) are:
Peter Tuck 01285 861466, Suzi Tipper 01793 750778
- Our Group Administrator is Mrs Pauline Loveday, c/o Parish Office, Wed,Thu & Fri a.m. 01793 979304
- Our Churchwarden at Holy Cross is Linda Tuck 01285 861466
- Our Holy Cross PCC Secretary is Mrs Jo Buxton 01285 862727
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.
Friends of Holy Cross - Decription of the group.
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