• We are delighted to announce the appointment of the Revd Carol Pharaoh to the position of Team Rector for Blackrod, Daisy Hill, Westhoughton and Wingates Team in the Deanery of Deane.

    Carol is currently Team rector for the Farnworth, Kearsley and Stoneclough Team, also within the Deanery of Bolton.

    The date of her institution is still to be arranged.

    Carol says, "I am very excited about my appointment and am looking forward to meeting everybody and working with you all."


    From the Rector
    Welcome to the website for the parish of Westhoughton - one of the four parishes that make up the Blackrod, Daisy Hill, Westhoughton and Wingates Team Ministry.  We are a Church of England parish with congregations meeting for worship in the parish church (St Bartholomew's) and in two of our church schools (St George's and St Thomas's).  
    I can assure you of a warm welcome at any of our services and hope that you find the information shown here helpful. 

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    St Bartholomew

    For booking baptisms, weddings or other general enquiries, please come to St. Bartholomew’s Church for office hour, Monday evenings from 6 – 7:00pm [except Bank Holidays].

    You can also e-mail westhoughtonparish@outlook.com – please note that this it may take a few days to reply.

    For urgent church business, please telephone Revd Angela Wynne on 01204 468150.

    St Thomas
    Molyneux Road, Westhoughton, Bolton BL5 3HP  Telephone 01942 859251
    Revd Angela Wynne 
    Telephone 01204 468150
    St George
    The Hoskers, Westhoughton, Bolton BL5 2FB Telephone 01942 859251
    Curate:  Revd Kirsty Screeton 01942  575383
    St John 
    Chorley Road, Wingates, Westhoughton, Bolton BL5 3PE
    Rector: Revd Canon Dr Chris Bracegirdle 
    St James
    Lower Leigh Road, Daisy Hill, Westhoughton, Bolton BL5 2EH 
    Rector: Revd Canon Dr Chris Bracegirdle 
    St Katharine
    Church Street, Blackrod, Bolton BL6 5EE
    Telephone 01204 468150
    Revd Angela Wynne - Email:  revawynne@gmail.com


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