Church Services & Opening Times

Here are the Sunday service times for all churches across the Beaminster Area Team Ministry. 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

Sunday 28th November – 08:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 28th November – 09:30 Eucharist
Sunday 28th November – 18:30 Advent Carol Service
Sunday 5th December – 08:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 5th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Sunday 12th December – 08:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 12th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 08:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 18:30 Carol Service
Friday 24th December – 16:00 Crib Service
Friday 24th December – 23:30 Eucharist for Christmas
Saturday 25th December – 08:30 Holy Communion
Saturday 25th December – 10:00 Holy Communion
Sunday 26th December – 08:30 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 26th December – 10:00 Carols & Readings
Sunday 2nd January – 08:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 2nd January – 09:30 Eucharist

Church Street,Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3BA

Blackdown – Holy Trinity

Sunday 5th December – 16:00 Christingle Service
Friday 24th December – 18:00 Carols & Readings

Blackdown, Dorset, DT8 3LE

Broadwindsor- The Nativity of St John the Baptist

Sunday 5th December – 11:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 16:00 Carols in the Square
Friday 24th December – 23:30 Eucharist for Christmas
Saturday 25th December – 10:30 Family Eucharist
Sunday 2nd January – 11:00 BCP Eucharist

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

Burstock – St Andrew

Sunday 28th November – 11:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 12th December – 11:00 BCP Mattins
Sunday 19th December – 15:00 Carol Service
Saturday 25th December – 09:30 Holy Communion

Burstock, Dorset, DT8 3LJ

Drimpton – St Mary

Sunday 5th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 11:00 Morning Prayer
Saturday 25th December – 09:30 Holy Communion
Sunday 2nd January – 09:30 Eucharist

Holly Lane, Drimpton, Dorset, DT8 3RD

Hooke – St Giles

Sunday 28th November – 11:00 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 12th December – 11:00 Family Service
Sunday 19th December – 18:30 Carol Service
Friday 24th December – 23:00 Eucharist for Christmas

Higher Street Lane, Hooke, Dorset, DT8 3PA

Mapperton – All Saints

Sunday 26th December – 11:00 Carols & Readings

Mapperton Estate, Mapperton, Beaminster, DT8 3NR

Meplash – Christ Church

Sunday 5th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 09:30 Eucharist
Friday 24th December – 15:30 Carol Service
Sunday 2nd January – 11:00 Eucharist

Melplash, Beaminster, Dorset, DT6 3UD

Mosterton – St Mary

Sunday 5th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 11:00 Eucharist
Friday 24th December – 18:30 Christingle Service
Sunday 2nd January – 11:00 Eucharist

Church Row, Mosterton, Dorset, DT8 3HJ

Netherbury – St Mary

Sunday 28th November – 18:00 Evensong
Sunday 12th December – 08:00 BCP Eucharist
Friday 24th December – 16:00 Carol Service
Saturday 25th December – 09:30 Holy Communion

Tower Hill, Netherbury, Dorset, DT6 5LR

Salway Ash – Holy Trinity

Sunday 28th November – 11:00 Eucharist
Sunday 12th December – 10:15 @Salway Ash
Saturday 25th December – 09:15 Holy Communion

Salway Ash, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 5JE

Seaborough – St John

Friday 24th December – 18:00 Carols & Readings

Seaborough, Dorset, DT8 3QY

South Perrott – St Mary

Sunday 28th November – 11:00 Eucharist
Sunday 12th December – 11:00 Morning Prayer
Sunday 19th December – 15:00 Carol Service
Saturday 25th December – 10:00 Holy Communion

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

Stoke Abbott – St Mary

Sunday 5th December – 09:30 BCP Eucharist
Sunday 19th December – 18:00 Carol Service
Friday 24th December – 22:00 Eucharist for Christmas
Sunday 2nd January – 09:30 BCP Eucharist

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

Toller Porcorum – St Andrew & St Peter

Sunday 5th December – 15:30 Evening Prayer
Sunday 19th December – 11:000 Eucharist
Friday 24th December – 18:00 Carol Service
Saturday 25th December – 09:30 Holy Communion
Sunday 2nd January – 15:30 Evening Prayer

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.
  • 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.
  • 10.15@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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