Open the Book

OPEN THE BOOK is a way of bringing the Bible to life for Primary School Children who may otherwise never hear these stories.  Members of St James Church having been working with others from Emersons Green Baptist Church and Resound to deliver stories weekly to children in Lyde Green Primary School for the past year.  […]

The Real Advent Calendar

It’s getting towards that time of year again – it’s time to pre-order your advent calendars! The Real Advent Calendar comes with a free 24 page booklet full of activities and pictures, designed to engage all ages in the Christmas story. Day by day, more of the story is revealed by opening up the windows […]

The Back Pack Project

We are intending to put together backpacks full of essential items to be distributed to homeless people in Bristol over the winter – we’ll be looking for donations of old backpacks, and good quality warm winter wear along with toiletries.  We ask if you could possibly keep this in mind when sorting through your winter […]

Christmas Panto – Call for budding actors!

Preparation is beginning in order to produce a Christmas panto to be performed (for one night only) during the Christmas Sing-Along event on 9th December. If you are interested in taking part, either behind the scenes or on front stage please contact Ruth, or message us here. Rehearsals begin on Saturday 7th October in the […]

Food Bank

The Resound food bank is open every Friday from 10am – 12pm. Care professionals such as doctors, health visitors, social workers, CAB and police identify people in crisis and issue them with a foodbank voucher, which provides with three days emergency food provision. Volunteers help signpost people to suitable agencies to give long-term help. Over […]

Home Groups

All three home groups are starting up again after the summer break over the coming month. These small groups, delving further into issues of living out our faith, are always welcoming to new members – for full information please speak to the hosts, or drop us a message. Tuesday Evening – Meet every Tuesday (unless […]

Knitted Bible Yarns

Many fingers make light work – and indeed many fingers have been busy knitting from churches and members of the community in the local area to produce bible yarns! The churches of Syston, Warmley, Bitton and Mangotsfield have come together to create knitted bible stories and will be exhibited at participating churches on the weekend […]


Upcoming Events

Tuesday Group

January 23, 2018

Tuesday group is aimed at older folk but is open to everybody – we meet on the forth Tuesday of the month at 2pm in the Church Hall Richmond Road. We take a stroll down memory lane – recounting the history of the local area. We have some live music, and sing songs from yesteryear. All […]


Lyde Green Running

January 24, 2018

Lyde Green Running is an informal running group meeting in Lyde Green, Bristol, currently at 6pm on Wednesdays. Adults of all abilities are welcome. We run for about 30 minutes, typically covering a distance of 5 to 6 kms but we can adjust the pace and length according to taste and experience. The primary aim is […]

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Breakfast Social

January 27, 2018

Treat yourself to a cooked breakfast, good company, and maybe a few bargains at our breakfast social! In addition to a hearty breakfast, also on offer are a few stalls; including Bric-a-brac, Cards, and Books. St James Church Hall Richmond Road, Mangotsfield, BS16 9EZ

Wednesday Mid-Week Communion

February 14, 2018

This is a short, friendly, 40 minute communion service in the Church which takes place on the fourth Wednesday of each month at 10:30am. Join us afterwards for refreshments and a chat, everyone is most welcome to this friendly service.

Mangotsfield Festival

June 9, 2018

Once again the village will come together on Saturday 10th June to hold the annual Mangotsfield Village Festival at Cleve Rugby Club. You can find our tent at the main festival site, on the playing fields of Cleve Rugby Club, where we will be providing free activities for children of all ages and a place to sit, relax and take […]

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St James Church

St James Church, Mangotsfield, Bristol, BS16 9EW

Church Hall

21 Richmond Road, Mangotsfield, Bristol BS16 9EZ

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