christmas services shipley

Shipley Christians Together represents 11 churches that work with one another to practically help people in the town and improve our surroundings. We run a debt centre, weekly cafe, Live @ Costa, Bible stall,hold litter picks, support the food bank and more… See Christmas services below.

Christmas Services 2023

Sunday 3rd December

10.30am Christingle service, St Peter’s Church

10.30am All age Christmas service, Christian Life Church

4pm Carols/make a Christingle with symbolic orange, candle and sweets /pop-up nativity, Christchurch Windhill


Thursday 7th December

5.30pm Community carol service, Salvation Army


Sunday 10th December

10am Nativity service, Northcliffe Church

Led by the Guides, Brownies and Rangers

10am Christingle service, St Paul’s Church

10.45am All-age worship with nativity, Shipley Baptist Church

3pm Choir Christmas concert, St Paul’s Church

3.30pm Messy Christmas for families, St Peter’s Church

Saturday 16th December

2pm Messy Christmas for families with crafts, music, the Christmas story and food, St Paul’s Church


Sunday 17th December

10.30am ‘We’re off to Bethlehem again!’ nativity with Hall Royd Band, Saltaire Methodist Church

2.30pm Traditional carol service, Saltaire United Reformed Church

4pm Carols by candlelight with Hall Royd Band, Northcliffe Church

4.30pm Family nativity, St Margaret’s Church

5pm Carols by candlelight, Salvation Army

6.30pm Carol service by candlelight, St Paul’s Church

7.30pm Carol service, Christian Life Church



Thursday 21st December

6pm Blue Christmas, an event for people who are grieving and struggling to find joy and hope during this season, Christchurch Windhill

7.30pm Beer and carols – bring your own drinks, snacks provided, St Paul’s Church


Saturday 23rd December

5.30pm Candlelight carols, St Peter’s Church

5.45pm Vigil Mass of 4th Sunday in Advent, St Walburga’s


Christmas Eve, Sunday 24th December

9.15am 4th Sunday of Advent Mass, St Walburga’s

10am Traditional carol service, St Margaret’s Church

10am Nativity service, St Paul’s Church

10.30am Worship & communion, Northcliffe Church

10.45am Contemporary worship with Christmas music, Shipley Baptist Church

4pm Family carol service, Saltaire Methodist Church

4pm Crib service, St Peter’s Church

6pm Christmas Vigil Mass, St Walburga’s

11.30pm Communion, St Paul’s Church

12am Midnight Mass, St Walburga’s


Christmas Day, Monday 25th December

9.15am Mass, St Walburga’s

10am Communion, Christchurch Windhill

10am Family communion, St Paul’s Church

10am Worship, St Margaret’s Church

10.30am Family service, Shipley Baptist Church

10.30am Service for around 45 minutes with croissants to start, Salvation Army

10.30am Worship and short communion service, St Peter’s Church

Sunday 31st December

10.30am Choose your favourite carol and enjoy croissants in the lounge, Saltaire Methodist Church

10.45am Contemporary worship service, Shipley Baptist Church

Christchurch Windhill, Church St, BD18 2NR;
Christian Life Church, 4 Manor Lane, BD18 3EA;
Northcliffe Church, Hall Royd, BD18 3ED;
Saltaire Methodist Church, Saltaire Road, BD18 3HJ;
Saltaire United Reformed Church, Victoria Road, BD18 3LF;
Salvation Army, Rhodes Place, BD17 7DL;
Shipley Baptist Church, New Kirkgate, BD18 3QY;
St Margaret’s Church, Shipley Fields Road, BD18 2DH;
St Paul’s Church, Kirkgate, BD18 3EH;
St Peter’s Church, Moorhead Lane, BD18 4JH;
St Walburga’s Church, 81 Kirkgate, BD18 3LR