Welcome to the website of St Arilda's Church, Oldbury on Severn
Our church serves the village of Oldbury on Severn and the surrounding area. The parish of Oldbury on Severn with Shepperdine is part of a larger benefice, centred on Thornbury. Services are held every Sunday, usually in the evening at 6 pm. There is a small chapel at Shepperdine.
We make every effort to reach out to young people in the area and we have youth groups to suit different ages, The church has strong links with the Oldbury Deckers youth club, and with the village school.
The Churches Together group in Oldbury works towards closer links with other Christian denominations. On several occasions each year we have joint services with the Methodists. The Together page has further information
The church stands in a beautiful churchyard, and is a popular stopping point for walkers in the area. The church is open every day.
Baptisms, Funerals and Weddings
Full details are on the Weddings page of this website.
The Annual Meeting of the Parochial Church Council will be on Wednesday 29th April. It will be held in the church at 7.30 pm. All are welcome to attend.
Bishop Martyn will lead a Benefice Eucharist at St Arilda's at 10am on 31st May. To be followed by a picnic in the churchyard
This amazing photo of St Arilda's at night was taken by Olive Mowforth
Site updated 19th April 2015