Advent & Christmas 2022 at St Mary’s

Join us for Advent and Christmas as we reopen Walthamstow’s ancient church and oldest building to the whole community on 11 December with two morning services of Holy Communion at 9am and 10.30am, followed by Orchestral Carols at 6pm.

Auction of Promises

St Mary’s is holding an online “auction of promises” to raise money for our Creative Church regeneration project, and you’re invited to make an online bid by 1 November 2022 by clicking here. Members of St Mary’s are offering 17 opportunities for you to bid on, including a storytelling performance for a child’s birthday, a day of sailing along the Jurassic Coast, a print by a professional artist, a house gig, a private tour of St Paul’s Cathedral and much more!

St Mary’s Quiz Night on Saturday 8 October

We’re holding a Quiz Night in the Welcome Centre this Saturday, 8 October, to raise money for our Creative Church regeneration project. 

Tickets for the Quiz Night – which starts at 7.30pm and will see teams of 8 compete – are £10 for adults (£10.70 with fees), and £7.50 (£8.15 with fees) for children and young people ages 10-17.

St Mary’s Launches Chair Sponsorship Campaign

St Mary’s Church is Walthamstow’s oldest building, and with support from the National Lottery Heritage Fund, is undergoing major renovations to make it an inclusive centre of arts and culture – open to the whole community, throughout the week – alongside being a working church. We’re inviting you to be part of this history-making regeneration of one of Walthamstow’s most-loved and notable buildings by sponsoring a chair, which will include an engraved dedication of your choice.

Open House London: Churchyard & Building Tours in September

St Mary’s will participate in Open House London this September.

Historians David and Jack Baker will lead churchyard tours on 15 September, 17 September and 18 September, while our architect will lead a tour of our Creative Church regeneration project on 20 September.

Churchyard Tours on 13 July & 16 July

Local historians David and Jack Baker will offer free ‘Churchyard Trails’ tours in July, telling the ‘stories behind the stones’ of some of the fascinating people buried in St Mary’s […]

Creative Church Project Update (11/5)

Revd Dave Edmondson has made a brilliant time-lapse video that gives you a sense of the progress happening in the building as part of our Creative Church regeneration project, which […]