St Cuthberts Church

St Cuthbert’s Church is a Grade II listed building. It is plain and typical of a stone structure built in 1832 to accommodate up to 200 people.

There are no longer burials in the churchyard, but there is a new cemetery at the end of the village.

St Cuthbert’s is a country parish of linear development stretching from the Four Lane Ends near Escomb, to Windmill and Morley. It covers an area of 10 square miles and is situated three miles west of Bishop Auckland. It has a population of approximately 2500.

The church is one of a group of 4 churches; The Saxon Church, Escomb serving the parishes of Escomb and Witton Park; St Cuthbert’s Church, Etherley, St James’ Church, Hamsterley and St. Philip and St. James’ Church, Witton-Le-Wear.


Easter Sunday Service

Sunday 4th April at 9.15am

All are warmly welcome to join the congregation for this special occasion


Due to Covid restrictions places are limited

Please contact Mr Barrie Kirton - telephone 01388 833118 to make a reservation


Your Church Representatives:

Priest in Charge: Vacant Post

Assisted by: Revd Linda Dodds and Revd Canon Trevor Pitt

Churchwarden: Mr Barrie Kirton

Churchwarden: Mrs Elizabeth Jude – telephone 07929 718894

Treasurer: Mr Barrie Kirton - telephone 01388 833118

Secretary: Mrs Cynthia Knight

Floral arrangements & displays: Mrs Margaret Metcalf

Publicity/Website E: publicity@stcuthbertsetherley.co.uk Mr Terry Robinson 07766 855358

Our Facebook page is also now live and we will be posting information about our church actives and the weekly pew sheet on our page. https://www.facebook.com/St-Cuthberts-Church-913343945421483/Contact Details

Our website can be accessed using this link: stcuthbertsetherley.co.uk/