Church Service Times

Here are the Sunday service times for all churches across the Beaminster Area Team Ministry: Beaminster, Burstock, Broadwindsor, Blackdown, Drimpton, Hooke, Mapperton, Melplash, Mosterton, Netherbury, Salway Ash, Seaborough, South Perrott and Cheddington, and Toller Porcorum. We also host a weekly Worship at Home video service. You’ll find all the online services on the Worship at Home page.

The full team rota is available at the bottom of the page.

Beaminster – St Mary of the Annunciation

Every Sunday – 08:00 BCP Eucharist (not Christmas Day or New Year’s Day)
Every Sunday – 09:30 Eucharist (not Christmas Day or New Year’s Day)
Sunday 18th December – 18:30 Carols & Lessons
Saturday 24th December – 16:00 Crib Service
Saturday 24th December – 23:30 Eucharist
Sunday 25th December – 08:30 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 25th December – 10:00 Eucharist
Sunday 1st January – 10:00 Team Service

Church Street, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3BA

Blackdown – Holy Trinity

Sunday 4th December – 16:00 Christmas Pudding Service
Saturday 24th December – 18:00 Carols & Readings

Blackdown, Dorset, DT8 3LE

Broadwindsor- The Nativity of St John the Baptist

Sunday 4th December – 11:00 BCP Eucharist
Saturday 17th December – 16:00 Outdoor Carol Service
Sunday 18th December – 09:39 Eucharist
Saturday 24th December – 23:30 Eucharist
Sunday 25th December – 10:30 Family Eucharist

1 Church Path, Broadwindsor, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3QE

Burstock – St Andrew

Sunday 11th December – 11:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 18th December – 14:30 Carol Service
Sunday 25th December – 09:15 BCP Eucharist

Burstock, Dorset, DT8 3LJ

Drimpton – St Mary

Sunday 4th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Sunday 18th December – 11:00 Morning Prayer
Sunday 25th December – 09:15 Eucharist

Holly Lane, Drimpton, Dorset, DT8 3RD

Hooke – St Giles

Sunday 11th December – 18:30 Carols & Lessons
Saturday 24th December – 23:30 Eucharist

Higher Street Lane, Hooke, Dorset, DT8 3PA

Mapperton – All Saints

Wednesday 28th December – 18:30 Carol Service

Mapperton Estate, Mapperton, Beaminster, DT8 3NR

Melpash – Christ Church

Sunday 4th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Sunday 18th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Wednesday 21st December – 18:00 Carol Service

Church Row, Mosterton, Dorset, DT8 3HJ

Mosterton – St Mary

Sunday 4th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Sunday 18th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Saturday 24th December – 18:30 Christingle Service
Sunday 25th December – 10:30 Eucharist

Church Row, Mosterton, Dorset, DT8 3HJ

Netherbury – St Mary

Sunday 11th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Friday 23rd December – 17:00 Crib & Carol Service
Sunday 25th December – 09:30 Eucharist

Tower Hill, Netherbury, Dorset, DT6 5LR

Salway Ash – Holy Trinity

Sunday 11th December – 10:45 @SalwayAsh
Sunday 18th December – 17:30 Lantern Walk
Saturday 24th December – 18:00 Carols Around the Crib
Sunday 25th December – 09:15 Eucharist

Salway Ash, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 5JE

Seaborough – St John

Saturday 24th December – 18:30 Carols & Lessons

Seaborough, Dorset, DT8 3QY

South Perrott – St Mary

Sunday 11th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Saturday 24th December – 18:00 Carols & Lessons

Church Hill, South Perrott & Chedington, Dorset, DT8 3HZ

Stoke Abbott – St Mary

Sunday 4th December – 09:30 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 18th December – 18:00 Carols & Lessons
Saturday 24th December – 22:00 Eucharist

Church Yard, Stoke Abbot, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3JT

Toller Porcorum – St Andrew & St Peter

Sunday 4th December – 15:30 Evening Prayer
Sunday 18th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Saturday 24th December – 16:00 Carol Service
Sunday 25th December – 09:30 Eucharist

School Lane, Toller Porcorum, Dorset, DT2 0DE

Church Locations

You’ll find all the addresses of our churches, and map links to help you find them, on the Our Churches page.

Understanding Our Services

  • Eucharist: Service where we share bread and wine together using words from Common Worship, the service in modern language. Sometimes also described as Holy Communion.
  • Eucharist (Book of Common Prayer): Service where we share bread and wine together using words from the Book of Common Prayer, traditional language from the 17th century.
  • Village Praise, Family Service or Open Worship: Shorter service with hymns, bible readings, and prayer but no bread and wine.
  • Matins: Morning Prayer from the Book of Common Prayer using traditional language from the 17th century. Parts of the service may be sung by the congregation or choir. No bread and wine.
  • Evensong: Evening Prayer from the Book of Common Prayer using traditional language from the 17th century. Parts of the service may be sung by the congregation. No bread and wine.
  • Evening Prayer: Spoken service from the Book of Common prayer using traditional language from the 17th century.
  • 10.45@Salway Ash: Service where we share bread and wine together, suitable for all ages using modern language. Activities for children start before the service at 10.15 am and coffee and pastries are served. The worship service starts at 11 am.
  • United Service: Service with the Methodist and Anglican congregations joining together to share hymns, bible readings, and prayers. No bread and wine.
  • Healing service: Short service with words from the Iona Community. There are times of silence and opportunities to pray for healing. Anointing and personal prayer is available.
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