St Matt’s + St Thomas à Becket

Welcome to
Widcombe parish.

We offer vibrant band-led contemporary worship on Sunday evenings at our larger Victorian church – St Matts and traditional Sunday morning services in our beautiful historic parish church – St Thomas à Becket.

Our churches

New to our parish? Welcome! Come on in and find out a little more about us…

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Church Calendar

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God is calling us to be a Christian community that reaches out to the parish and beyond,
to invite people to encounter God's grace.


Carols by Candlelight

Contemporary candle-lit service for all the family at St Matt’s

Christmas Lunch

Join us at St Matt’s for a delicious celebration lunch

Christingle Service

A contemporary service for children and all the family.

Mobile Carol Service

Join us for carols and a stroll, from St.Thomas to St.Matthew’s.

Nine Lessons and Carols

Our wonderfully traditional, candle-lit carol service held at St. Thomas à Becket.

Christmas Eve- Midnight Mass

First Communion of Christmas. Join us for Midnight Mass.

Christmas Day- Family Celebration

Join us on Christmas Day for a family celebration, celebrating the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Christmas Day- Christmas Communion

Join us on Christmas Day for the first Communion of Christmas.

Recordings from our sermons

Safeguarding in the Parish

Read our Safeguarding policy and find out who to contact should you have any concerns.