Founded in 642AD by St Oswald

Final resting place of the poet
William Wordsworth

In the heart of the Lake District

St Oswald’s Church warmly welcomes you. SUNDAY WORSHIP at 11.00am.

Situated by the banks of the River Rothay in the centre of Grasmere village, St Oswald’s is a historic place of worship, much loved by local people and over 100,000 visitors each year. Its services are attended by a faithful, local congregation as well as many who come to stay in Grasmere. St Oswald’s has a fine musical reputation and is home to the annual Grasmere Rushbearing.

News and Events

4th February Candlemas 
9.30am    Holy Communion at St. Mary`s, Rydal
11.00am    Sunday Celebration 7.00pm    Taize Prayer at St. Mary`s, Rydal

11th February   Transfiguration Sunday  

  9.30am    Holy Communion at St. Mary`s Rydal
11.00am    Holy Communion at St. Oswald`s

ASH WEDNESDAY 10.00am Holy Communion at St. Oswald`s

18th February    First Sunday of Lent
  9.30am    Holy Communion at St. Mary`s Rydal
11.00am    Holy Communion at St. Oswald`s

25th  February   Second Sunday of Lent

  9.30am    Holy Communion at St. Mary`s Rydal
11.00am    Holy Communion at St. Oswald`s

GRASMERE MUSIC: Thank you for supporting the Musical Events at St. Oswald`s. over the past year. The Programme for 2024 will hopefully be published early in the new year.

Enquiries to the Director of Music, Ian Hare Tel: 017684 83886. Email: ian.c.hare@outlook.com

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