Welcome to
Christ Church, High Harrogate
Christ Church, High Harrogate is home to a thriving worshipping community of all ages. It is a centre of Christian worship, learning and fellowship with links across the region and beyond. We are part of the Anglican (Church of England) tradition, but welcome people of all traditions and backgrounds.
We extend a particular welcome to those who are just beginning to explore Christian faith and those who are exploring practising their faith again after many years. On this website you will find a wide range of information about worship, fellowship and learning at Christ Church. 


23rd   Junior Church ‘Biscuit Sunday’

23rd  Junior Church breaks up for the Summer Holidays

23rd  Baptism Preparation for the August baptism families in the church

and main hall from 11.30 am


27th  Holy Communion for the residents at Granby Court at  11.30 am

27th           Julian Contemplative Prayer in the Lounge 2.00 – 3.00 pm






2nd   NO   Recital this month

2nd   Tate House Holy Communion for the residents at 2.45 pm

3rd    No Evening Hour this month

5th    Wedding of Grant Woodfine & Rebecca Pointon at 1.00pm

6th     Holy Baptism at 12.00 noon in church


11th    No Sunday Lunch Bunch this month


16th  NO Link Lunch this month


24th   Holy Communion for the residents at Granby Court at  11.30 am


24th    No Afternoon Contemplative Prayers this month

25th   Wedding of Benjamin Glover & Katie Pickard

28th   Bank Holiday Monday – Parish Office CLOSED

Regular Worship
8.00 am    Holy Communion - simple said celebration with a short address.

10.00 am  PARISH EUCHARIST - a full sung celebration with quality preaching and music (choir or music group) and groups for children and young people.

9.30 am Prayer Service - an opportunity to pray quietly together and light candles.(Please note this will take place in the main hall during the renovation works).
10.00 am Wednesday Eucharist - a simple celebration of Holy Communion.(Please note this will take place in the  main hall during the renovation works).
        Daily Prayer:
        Morning Prayer (Mon to Fri) at 8.30 am (Please note this   
        will take place in the lounge during the renovation works).
        Evening  Prayer usually Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday,                 Wednesday and Thursday at 5.30 pm

The church is open for prayer and silence each day, from 8.30am.


Renovation Works to commence on Monday 12th June

Urgent repairs in church to the East Window and sections of internal plasterwork are due to commence on Monday 12th June and are likely to continue until the beginning of August. There will be scaffolding outside the East Window, in the Sanctuary, South Transept and in each balcony stairwell. Please bear with us whilst these urgent repairs take place. Services will take place as normal although some may need to be moved into the Parish Centre. Please see the Weekly Bulletin for details.

If you would like to make a contribution towards these essential works please contact the Parish Office for details. All donations large or small will be very gratefully received.  Thank you for your support and understanding during these weeks.



PARISH OFFICE    Tel: 01423 530750

Normal Opening timesMonday to Friday 9.00am - 3.00pm 

(times may vary occasionally)

Tel: 01423 530750 (24hr Answerphone out of office hours)

Email: christchurch01@btconnect.com

VICAR: Revd Matthew Evans                                                       Tel: 01423 883390                                                                  Email: msevans126@gmail.com 

WEDDINGS AND BAPTISMS: To find out more about Weddings and Baptisms at Christ Church, please contact the Parish Office (see above) or simply pop in for a chat!


MONTHLY WEDNESDAY LUNCHTIME RECITALS AT 12.15pm in  the church (followed by a light lunch in the Parish Centre)

Forthcoming recitals:-

Wednesday 6 September - Adrian Selway - organ

Wednesday 4 October - Fumi Otsuki violin with Alessandro Viale, playing works by Respighi, Holst, Finzi and Elgar

Wednesday 1 November - Annabelle Dowell - a talented young flautist from Thirsk


Why not check out our new Facebook and Twitter pages at:
THE HARROGATE SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY & MISSION - We are thrilled to see the new school up and running. If you would like to find out more, visit HSTM for full details.

THE SERMONS PAGE: on the Sermons page you can download recent sermons AND follow links to sermons uploaded to You Tube.

STUDY NOTES based on the Sunday Gospel can be found in the Narthex each week and on the 'Teaching, Learning and Growing in Faith' pages
found in the navigation bar on the left of this Home Page. Please visit the Services page to find out more and download the service booklets.

MUSIC & RECITALS: for full details of LUNCHTIME RECITALS and information about the choir and the music group, please click here.

Christ Church 2020 Vision

The Building Project Steering Group (BPSG) can now confirm that full planning permission has been granted by the Harrogate Borough Council Planners. The BPSG are due to meet this month to discuss the way forward in respect of funding and the tendering process. To find out more on the Christ Church 2020 Vision Project please click on the relevant pages in the left hand navigation bar.

If you wish to see details of the plans please click on the link here. clicking here.

A fund-raising website has been set-up, please click on the link below:


Christ Church,
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