Welcome to the online home of St Matthew’s Church, Stretton, and St Cross Church, Appleton Thorn!
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You can find my (occasional) blog here:
I also tweet in my official capacity, sort of, here:
“St Matthew’s, Stretton, and St Cross, Appleton Thorn, take their duty and obligation to protect all extremely seriously. We have adopted the national Church of England’s robust procedures and guidelines. You can find out more about the national policies and procedures at www.churchofengland.org/safeguarding.
If you have any safeguarding concerns or issues of a safeguarding matter then you can find useful contact information at www.chester.anglican.org/social-responsibility/safeguarding”
Journey Into Light
An exhibition of work by prisoners from HMP Thorn Cross and HMP Styal is on view at St Matthew’s and St Cross.
Please click here for more information
The Revd Ruth Monk
In July 2017, we were pleased to welcome the Revd Ruth Mock to be curate in our two parishes. On 2nd June 2018, Ruth was ordained priest at Chester Cathedral.
If you want to get in touch, please do! We look forward to hearing from you.The parish office is located in St Matthew’s Church Hall in Stretton Road – just in front of St Matthew’s CE Primary School. Our Parish Administrator, Laura Booth, works there on Wednesdays between 9:00AM and 3:00PM. You can call her on 01925 732800.
The Revd Alan Jewell
Vicar, St Matthew’s, Stretton, and St Cross, Appleton Thorn
The Vicarage, Stretton Road, Stretton, WARRINGTON, Cheshire, WA4 4NT
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