Diocese of Carlisle

St Thomas A Becket'S, Farlam, CA8 1JR

St Thomas a Becket's, Farlam, Farlam: St Thomas a Becket
Kirkhouse, near Farlam., CA8 1JR

Welcome to Farlam Parish Church, which is dedicated to St Thomas a Becket.

Our parish is one of ten in the Eden, Gelt and Irthing Team Ministry. The Team Rector, Revd Stephen Robertson resides in nearby Brampton, while the Team Vicar, Revd Edward Johnsen, resides in Hayton. Edward has pastoral responsibility for Farlam parish, along with the parishes of Castle Carrock, Cumrew, Cumwhitton, Hayton and Talkin.

To see more information about our church life, see the 'About us' button in the column on the left.

While services and gatherings are currently suspended online worship is being offered: see the church website (see 'Get in touch' button in left-hand column), or email Edward for further details and to receive links: edwardajohnsen@gmail.com

The parish of Farlam: St Thomas a Becket 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, PSO. The Diocese of Carlisle’s safeguarding pages contain vital links and information including contacts for the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor (DSA) who advises our PSO. If you are concerned that a child or adult has been harmed or may be at risk of harm please contact the DSA. If you have immediate concerns about the safety of someone, please contact the police and your local authority Children or Adults Services.

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  • Holy Communion 1st and 3rd Sunday 10am

    We worship in our beautiful chancel twice a month, with hymns and communion and refreshments afterwards. ALL ARE WELCOME!

    Every 1st and 3rd Sunday at 10 a.m. for 1 minutes

  • Easter Day Family Communion

    11am A Family Communion led by Revd Elizabeth Gough. Children welcome - there will be an Easter Egg hunt and children will learn the Easter story with the aid of an Easter garden and a craft activity. Children's activities led by Sunday School leader Fiona Stobbart.

    Every Sunday at None for 60 minutes