Welcome to St Giles Church, Gilesgate, Durham

A very warm welcome to the Parish of St Giles, Durham, a Church of England (Anglican) church in the Diocese of Durham.

Our regular services in church are:
Eucharist on Sundays at 11.00 and Evening Prayer at 18.00
Wednesday Holy Communion at 10.00.

Services this month are as follows:

Services are also on Zoom. If you would like to take part on Zoom, contact the church office with your details:

email: stgileschurchdurham@live.co.uk

We want to emphasise that St Giles’ is here for everyone – if you or anyone you know would like to receive the weekly sheet or have a regular pastoral phone call please do let us know, and remember you can contact us by phone at any time during office hours. If you are unable to attend church in person but would like to join any of our services, please contact the Parish Office. The Parish Office is open on Monday and Wednesday mornings and we can be contacted on 0191 374 1079. If there is no answer, please leave a message and we will call back as soon as possible. Otherwise, email us at at the above address.

Regular Services


10.00 Holy Communion

11.00 Eucharist
18.00 Evening Prayer 

St Giles’ has been a place for people to meet and worship for over 900 years. Through our website you can find lots of information about the life of our church, from our regular services and special events, through to guides on how to book a christening/baptism, wedding or funeral, or how to hire one our rooms.

St Giles’ is a welcoming place for young and old. If you are a parent, you can find out about what we offer to children and families. We also have lots of social activities throughout the year for friends and family. Safeguarding is very important to us – please look at the separate tab for details on our commitment to its importance. 

Above all, we are here to share the love of Christ, and you can find out more about us and our Christian Faith here.

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