Diocese of Carlisle

St Mary, CA20 1AU

St Mary, Gosforth: St Mary
St Mary's Church Wasdale Road Gosforth Seascale, CA20 1AU

               Most services are now in St Mary's Church and are zoomed out to people's homes as well but others will be on Zoom only, please check for each Sunday on the notices and calendar sections.


                                                                       RE CORONA VIRUS

  Some meetings are on zoom but others are in St Mary’s Room with those present asked to follow the Covid rulings as requested in the main church 

The church is now open for private prayer and visitors between 10am and 4pm each day please read and follow the notices about the covid secure regulations at present.

Our pre-covid notice continues below

                     A friendly village church with close links to the school and nursery

To find out more do join us for fellowship over coffee in St Mary's Room after the 11 am Sunday Service or have a chat with people in the village

Please look at the one off events for variations to the usual pattern of services. It may show the regular service on the calendar as well.

open every day at least 10am  to 4pm

The following information is required to be on this front page. "Gosforth and Wasdale PCC has adopted the Carlisle Diocese Safeguarding Policy -see  carlislediocese.org.uk. Our safeguarding Co-ordinators for both children and vulnerable adults are Mr Steven and Mrs Susan Round who can be contacted on 01946 841626 or                                         e-mail safeguarding.gosforth.wasdale@gmail.com.

The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is Mr Charles Proctor 07458 016884. We work from the document "Promoting a Safer Church" -see the diocesan website. Further information is displayed in St Mary's Church. " 


  • Holy Communion

    the Communion Service for the whole parish

    Every 1st Sunday at 9 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Common prayer

  • Holy Communion

    for the whole Benefice or the whole Mission Community please check time and venue on notices

    Every 5th Sunday at 10:30 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Church, Communion

  • Holy Communion

    twice a month at St Mary's

    Every 2nd and 4th Sunday at 11 a.m. for 60 minutes

    Communion, Live_stream


    A more informal service with all the family in mind and led by the lay team

    Every 1st Sunday at 11 a.m. for 40 minutes

    Allages, Church, Morningworship, Live_stream

  • Morning Worship

    Every third Sunday led by the lay team

    Every 3rd Sunday at 11 a.m. for 45 minutes

    Church, Morningworship, Live_stream

  • Evening Services

    Please check details each month. the pattern beginning on 12th September is likely to be 2nd and 4th Sundays evening praise on zoom with Phoenix Praise and 1st and 3rd Sundays Methodist Evening Worship in St Mary's Room at 6.30pm

    Every 1st and 3rd Sunday at 6:30 p.m. for 45 minutes





  • Monthly coffee mornings

    Coffee, Cakes and Chat
    Meet friends and have a good chat. No charge but a charity collection box if you care to make a donation

    Every 1st Thursday at 10:30 a.m. for 90 minutes

    Coffee, Family friendly, Allages, Communityevent, Hall, Coffemorning