The Parishes

The parishes of Melbourne, Smisby, Stanton by Bridge and Ticknall form the Melbourne Group of parishes. Please click on the church name or picture to be directed to the relevant web site.

The usual pattern of services for Smisby, Stanton by Bridge and Ticknall are listed on the next three pages. When there is a 5th Sunday in the month, there is a joint worship for all four parishes at  Melbourne Church.


Smisby - St. James

Every Sunday 5.30pm BCP Evensong, with BCP Holy Communion on the first Sunday of the month.


Stanton by Bridge - St. Michael


1st Sunday Morning Prayer 11.00am

2nd Sunday Holy Communion Service at Swarkestone 11.00am

3rd Sunday Morning Prayer 11.00am

4th Sunday Holy Communion 11.00am


Ticknall - St. George


1st Sunday BCP Morning Prayer 9.15am

2nd Sunday Common Worship Parish Communion 9.15am

3rd Sunday All Age Worship 10.30am

4th Sunday BCP said Holy Communion