St Mary the Virgin, Diptford


The Parish Giving Scheme
How can the Parish Giving Scheme work for you?
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About us
St. Mary the Virgin is a medieval structure and the first Rector was appointed in 1226, with the 19 year old monarch Henry III as Patron.
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All Age Worship
A contemporary Holy Communion service using a more relaxed and informal style of worship.
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Avonwick Shop
Small village shop in Avonwick, serving the communities of Avonwick, Diptford, North Huish and South Brent.
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Bellringing - Diptford
The bells are rung for Sunday Services by a band of ringers from the local community.
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Breakfast Church
Informal All Age Worship with Breakfast.
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Diptford and North Huish Handbell Ringers
The handbell ringers meet and practice for special services and events in Diptford and North Huish.
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Diptford Church - Facebook
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Diptford Church Choir
Church music and choral singing is very important to Diptford and members have links with Exeter Cathedral Choir and other notable choirs within the county.
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Diptford Parochial C of E Primary School
Our Primary school uses the church at least once a week for assemblies, and plays and concerts are staged on regular basis; also special Easter and Christmas services are well attended. 
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Diptford Village
The village has a recreation ground, a Baby and toddler group, a preschool and a church school, a parish hall, a part time post office, a computer club , a short mat bowls club, a WI and a church.
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Diptford WI
Meets in the Parish Hall every 2nd Monday of the month at 7.30pm
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Matins
BCP Matins led by or local worship leaders every third Sunday of the month
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Nativity with Holy Communion - Diptford
Christmas Eve - 11.00am Costumes provided for children and Christmas story told by narrators - no rehearsal just come along and join in.
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PIPS - Pre-Schoolers in Prayer and Song
PIPS meets fortnightly on Tuesdays from 9.30am until 10.30am (followed by social time) during term time. Please check the Parish Magazine for exact dates.
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Pop Up Breakfast - Diptford
Our Pop Up Breakfasts are held a few times a year in Diptford Parish Hall from 9.00am - 10.30am.
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