These are small informal groups of people from the Church who meet regularly, usually at someone’s home. They provide the opportunity to read and discuss the Bible together, to pray together and to get to know one another.
Contact: Jackie Hird 01943 462858
Contact: Robert Sharp 07940 278351
Local to Global – Information Page
Local to Global is the name given to the church group set up in 2015 by Otley Parish Church. The name denotes our interest in specific work at home and abroad. For 2018 we have selected two charities which seek to support the needy and the vulnerable on their doorstep in multiple ways. Visit our Information Page to find out more.
Newall Ladies’ Fellowship
Meets on the 2nd Monday in the month, 2.00 – 4.00pm, at Newall Church Hall
Contact: Val Tait 01943 464032
An arts and crafts group which meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, from 7.30pm to 9.00pm, in The Chestnuts on Burras Lane. Everyone welcome.
Contact: Lynne Barber 01943 466493
Seeking to develop an Eco-congregation. Meets approximately every 2 months to discuss green issues and also undertake practical work within the church.
Contact: Dave Cherry 01943 463896
Meet on the 2nd Wednesday in the month, at various venues
Contact: Shirley Parker 01943 466956
Knit and Natter Group
Meet in the in the Parish Room during Saturday Cafe on the 2nd Saturday in the month
Contact: Jo Briscoe 01943 466515
Knit and Natter Information
Beer Festival Organisation
Contact: Allan Boddy 01943 466182
Church Music Groups
If you can sing or play an instrument you may like to consider joining one of our music groups.
Worship Singing Team provides a singing lead at all main services.
Activate Band provides instrumental backing for our evening Activate services.
Contact for Worship Singing Team and Activate Band: Jimmy Lawrence firstname.lastname@example.org
Worship Band plays on the 1st Sunday of each month at the 10am All-age Service. Also, at major festivals.
Church Choir meets frequently to rehearse, but sings only at festival occasions.
Contact for Worship Band and Church Choir:
Pam Beck email@example.com