• Creating opportunities for everyone to experience God's love

    Upper Thames Group: Holy Cross Ashton Keynes, St Sampson's Cricklade, St John's Latton, All Saints' Leigh

    We aim to be a warm and welcoming Christian community. We have a variety of worship services across the four churches and our church members are aged 0 to 90 with almost everything in between! Find out more about our community, services, events and activities on this website … and better still come along and see for yourself. You will be most welcome. We are part of the Anglican Church within the Diocese of Bristol.

    Services are now taking place in our churches - see diary or latest weekly email below. There are Upper Thames Group online services most Sundays on our YouTube channel:

    Upper Thames YouTube Channel

    Latest news

    Read the latest Upper Thames weekly email dated 30 July including:

    • Worship for Sunday 1st July

    • Socially-distanced seating areas at services

    • North Wilts Mission Area event for Autumn

    • Church opening times for private prayer

    • Links for Morning Prayers

    • Forthcoming services

    Licensing and Installation of the Revd Canon Debbie Dewes, new Priest in Charge of the Upper Thames Group of Churches

    At a very special service at St Sampson's Cricklade on Monday 19th July, the Revd Canon Debbie Dewes was licensed and installed as the new Priest in Charge of the Upper Thames Group of Churches by the Right Revd Vivienne Faull, Bishop of Bristol. The service was attended by members and clergy of all four Upper Thames Churches and St Luke's Brislington (Debbie's previous church), representatives of the Church of England and local dignitaries.



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  • Churches open for private prayer

    St Sampson's is open Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays, 10am – 2pm. 
    Holy Cross is open Sundays and Wednesdays, 10am - 4pm. 
    Observing social distancing and cleaning rules – and no more than six people may be in the building at any one time, including two church sitters.