Diocese of Carlisle

St James, Arnside, LA5

St James, Arnside, Arnside : St James
Church Hill, Arnside, LA5

Welcome to the Parish Church of Saint James, situated in the beautiful village of Arnside on the shores of Morecambe Bay in the South Lakes of Cumbria, seeking to share the good news of God's love with all. 

The Parochial Church Council of The Parish Church of Saint James, Arnside have adopted unanimously 'Promoting a Safe Church' (The Church of England's House of Bishop's Safeguarding Policy for Children and Adults) to ensure the care and protection of children, young people and adults involved in Church activities.

The Parish of St James, Arnside is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults. We follow the House of Bishops guidance and policies and have our own Parish Safeguarding Officer, Mrs Yvonne Service.

Further information can be found on the Diocesan website (https://www.carlislediocese.org.uk/safeguarding/) including the contact details for the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (Joanna Van Lachterop) - t: 07458 016884 / e: safeguarding.adviser@carlislediocese.org.uk

These contact details can be found in the 'About Us' section.

If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.


  • Holy Communion (Book of Common Prayer)

    The weekly Sunday celebration of the Eucharist (according to the 1662 Book of Common Prayer).

    Every Sunday at 8 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Common prayer, Communion, Prayers

  • Parish Communion

    The weekly Sunday celebration of the Eucharist, meeting with Christ in word and sacrament, gathered together as the family of God around the Lord's table.

    Every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Sunday school, Communion, Singingevent, Musicevent, Hymnsevent, Prayers, Choirevent, Organ