Branch End and New Ridley
Painshawfield estate in the trees
St Peter’s Church, Bywell
Early English church on site of Saxon monastery
Looking east over the station
St George's church Mickley
South entrance
Mickley Square, High Mickley and West Mickley
View from Ovington bank
Mickley St George's
Peaceful surroundings

Welcome to Bywell, Mickley & Stocksfield Anglican churches


Hello. We are pleased to see you. We hope you enjoy exploring this site!
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We are two Anglican parishes with three church buildings serving the residents of Apperley, Broomley, Bywell, Cherryburn, Hedley on the Hill, High Mickley, Mickley Square, Stocksfield and West Mickley (for map showing the area of the parishes click here).

To view opening times for the three church buildings, please click here. NB All church buildings now closed (see below).


Our priest in charge, Revd Dr Pat Moran, can be contacted on 01661 842272 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Easing of Restrictions 4 July 2020

As the church buildings gradually re-open, please watch this short video message from Revd Pat Moran 

Download a table of the new arrangements here.


Sunday Eucharist 10.00 in Zoom For a link, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.This service will also be available on Sunday afternoon on You Tube 

Understanding how we feel at this difficult time 8 April 2020

Click to read an article describing how the discomfort we are experiencing may be grief, how it affects our feelings and what we can do to manage it.




Details of all the inscriptions in Bywell St Peter's graveyard are available here.



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