St James, Great Horwood
Welcome to the beautiful and ancient church of
St James, Great Horwood and Singleborough
CORONAVIRUS: Please note that because of the threat from the Covid-19 virus we are unable
to provide public worship at the present time. We continue to hold a service each Sunday in
St Laurence but without a congregation. Instead, these services are being video recorded and
made available for viewing through the internet. In order to view the service please click on the
If you miss the live link then you can find a recording of the service in the Videos menu of the
We are also offering weekly prayer resources. Please click on the links below.
Please read 'The Parish Pump' for further information (see top menu).
INFORMATION ABOUT ST JAMES'
As you leave Winslow and turn right heading for Great Horwood you will soon see the Church Tower of St James. The Church is centrally sited in the High Street of Great Horwood. Click here to be taken to a map of our location.
A fascinating article appeared in The Buckingham & Winslow Advertiser, 1st August 2014, as part of local historian Ed Grimsdale's series 'Back to the Past'. In it he has condensed an article which appeared in a Detroit newspaper in 1881 describing an American's experience of bellringing at St James'. Click here to read the article for yourself.
SAFEGUARDING: WHAT TO DO IF YOU'RE CONCERNED ABOUT SOMEONE
Seek advice from our Parish Safeguarding Officer :
or visit oxford.anglican.org/safeguarding
This Benefice has adopted the Church of England's Safeguarding Policy as our local policy.