Benefice of Keyworth, Stanton and Bunny

animated photos of all the churches

WELCOME to our united benefice in Nottinghamshire UK.  We are a group of 3 Church of England parishes which includes 4 churches.   We would love to see you at one of our Sunday services, or help you arrange a baptism, wedding or funeral.  If you are visiting us for the first time, the visitors information  tells you how to find us and what to expect.    Children and young people are a vital part of our community, click here to see the range of activities available. Click here for the weekly news-sheet.

Church Services Around the Benefice
Our service arrangements depend on the local Covid-19 alert status.
Click here to read about the precautions that will be in place.
Sunday Holy Communion 10.30 a.m. at St Mary the Virgin, Bunny
This is the main weekly service.
 An online version will be available here by 2.00 p.m. on Sundays.
Sunday Evening Service 6.00 p.m. at All Saints, Stanton on the Wolds
By Reservation only. To book a place please contact Lynda before Friday evening by email or 0115 937 5922 (10.00 - 5.00).
Thursday Holy Communion 10.30 a.m. at St Mary Magdalene, Keyworth
By Reservation only. To book a place please call Bev before Monday evening at or 07497 486116 (10.00 - 5.00). Priority will be given to people who cannot get to services in Bunny. If the list is full you will be offered spaces for another week. 

We’re working hard to ensure church buildings are clean and safe. Physical distancing and hygiene guidelines will be observed. Hand sanitiser is always available to use before and after your visit. Please be patient as we seek to facilitate prayer and worship together.

We are continuing to support people worshipping at home.
Our video services can be found here.
Find other ways of praying and worshipping at home on our resources page

Michael Worth

Michael's funeral from St Mary the Virgin, Bunny can be viewed here and on our YouTube Channel.

The order of service can be found here.

Our organist Michael passed away peacefully on Sunday 11th April 2021, with nurses on hand around him in City Hospital, Nottingham. He was a wonderful man, a faithful Christian and a thoughtful person and he will be sadly missed by all those who knew him. Please pray for Michael, his family and friends. Michael, may you rest in peace and rise in glory.

  Christian Aid  Christian Aid week is from 10th to 16th May this year.

The organisers would like to thank all of those that have kindly offered their help.

Messy Church Logo Click here for Messy Church.

Latest News
Click here for our Weekly News SheetPlease go to our news page for our latest news.
A calendar of services and events is shown at the bottom of this page.
We have launched an appeal for help towards the cost of a new Audio Visual System for recording and broadcast of our services. Please see the Appeals page for more information. Every contribution will help.
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See our new Appeals and Giving page for details of specific causes we have interest in.
If you would like donate to any of our causes please go to our Appeals and Giving page by Clicking here .
Donate now to Keyworth Parish Church via Give a Little Keyworth Church viewed from the Square with blossom

Let us pray for you. Send prayer requests by clicking on this link.
Your request will remain confidential to our prayer group.

Picture of Father Tom

The Rector, Father Tom Meyrick lives in Keyworth and supervises the administration of services in all four churches,   You can see his contact details, and the rest of the ministry team (Readers)  here.  Contact details for the separate churches can be seen here.

The Benefice calendar is shown below.  Click on any event to check its location, get more details or to get a map with directions.

Ensuring that children and young people as well as adults are kept safe whilst in our care is an integral part of our church life. If you have any concerns about safeguarding please contact:
In the Parish: Lesley Gray, Parish Safeguarding Coordinator,  07929 625281.
In the Diocese: Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, 01636 817200.
Out of Hours for Children & Adults: Nottinghamshire: 0300 456 4546.