From Strasbourg to Alderley

A locum priest, standing in for the Rector, has to adapt him/herself rapidly to a new parish with its own characteristics and traditions. Perhaps this is even more true when the priest and his wife come from the European continent. Although the Diocese of Europe is part of the Church of England, it is a … [Read more…]

John Murray Writes

I should like to start by thanking everybody for the warm welcome my wife, Diane, and I have received from you all. You have made it easy for us to settle in and to learn the ropes of a new parish, and we’re looking forward to working with you while James is away. We are … [Read more…]

Wanted – Vacuum or Wheelchair

The church needs a Vacuum as the old one is no longer around, we wondered if anybody has a spare one? We also need a Wheelchair as the one we have is worn out. Maybe somebody has one lurking about in their garage they no longer require…? Thanks

Oasis – Thank You

I received this lovely letter from Victoria at The Oasis Centre last week. I felt everybody should be fully aware of the wonderful work achieved at the centre. We all need to realise how necessary our help is to everybody, in whatever capacity, at the centre. St Mary’s is the only group who helps them … [Read more…]

200 Club

The first payment from the 200 Club has been paid for £219.12 has been paid to the St Mary’s Treasurer.  This is the profit made in the first three months of the club. If you would like to have a “ball” in the next draw – please visit the 200 Club page

Social Group Outing

St.Mary’s Alderley Social Group Outing to Wilmslow Garden Centre 28 January 2015 All Roads lead to?? On this occasion converging from many direction to Wilmslow Garden Centre. Some knew because they had been before, the short cuts to the restaurant. Others were guided through most sections of the centre, ultimately sighting their destination, where a … [Read more…]

Thank You

Hello St Marys, Thank you so much for the wonderful and generous donation of £80 from your Social Committee coffee morning.  Please thank everyone involved and please let them know what a massive difference your donations make to the way we serve and love the most needy and vulnerable in our Gorton community. God bless … [Read more…]

Ash Wednesday Service

Wednesday 18th February at 18.30 We will be holding our Ash Wednesday Service in Church, followed by Supper in Parish Hall. You do not need to attend both If you would like to attend, please let Fiona Robinson know so we know how many to cater for!

About Us

Welcome to St Marys Alderley, and I hope you enjoy finding out about our Church and the wide community of people who make up our congregation. St Mary’s is situated just outside the southern suburbs of  Manchester in Nether Alderley, Alderley Edge in the county of Cheshire. The Church draws people from far and wide, … [Read more…]