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Samworth Centre name change

The Samworth Centre has changed its name to Mary’s Place.
It opened in Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, 14 years ago as a church centre, community centre and café after receiving a generous donation from the Samworth Foundation.
For more information about Mary's Place go to the new website by clicking here.


Services in the Team Parish

Sunday 13th October ~ Trinity 17
St Mary's, Melton Mowbray

8.00am Holy Communion
10.30am County Council Civic Service 
4.00pm Choral Evensong

St Mary the Virgin, Thorpe Arnold
9.45am Holy Communion

St James, Burton Lazars

11.15am Connect 
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This beautiful floral display is part of the work of St Mary's Church Flower Guild. To find out more about the Flower Guild and what it does click here.

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National Baby Loss Awareness Day Service
As part of this year’s National Baby Loss Awareness Day events we are planning a short remembrance service in St Mary’s Church, Melton Mowbray, on Tuesday, 15th October starting at 6.30pm, and closing with the lighting of candles at 7pm. More ...
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Service of Loving remembrance 
A Service of Loving Remembrance for those who are no longer with us is being held in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, on Sunday, November 3rd at 4pm. More ...
Howzat for a fun night?
Cricket fans enjoyed a gala dinner in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, on Friday (27th September). More ...
A nave decision
A decision has been made to to try using the nave altar for 8am services in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray. To find out more read on... More ...
The Way Forward... 
An important meeting for all in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, family is being held from 10am until 12noon in the church on Saturday, 26th October. Refreshments will be served from 9.30am. What is God calling us to do… and to be? More ...
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Celebrating Pentecost
Members of St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, celebrated Pentecost, the birthday of the Christian church, with a cake complete with candles at their Service on Sunday (June 9th). More ...
Scouts on parade
Large numbers of people saw hundreds of Scouts from throughout Melton district take part in the annual St George’s Day parade through the town on Sunday (April 28th). More ...
Walk of Witness
A large crowd turned up to take part in a Walk of Witness on Good Friday (April 19th) which was organised by Churches Together in Melton Mowbray. More ...
Palm Sunday Procession
A large crowd gathered in Melton Market Place on Palm Sunday (April 14th) to hear The Palm Sunday story from Matthew (21:1-9) before a procession into St Mary's Church for a Parish Communion Service. More ...
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Generous gesture
Thanks to some generous donations, St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, will soon be able to twin both toilets. More ...
Plea for books
If you've finished some of the books you had for Christmas, and are wondering what to do with them, why not bring them to St Mary's Church, Melton? We are collecting books in a box at the back of the church to use at our Saturday activities mornings. More ...
Romantic Michael's Christmas proposal
Mollie Wheatley got the surprise of her life when she attended her first Midnight Mass in St Mary's Church, Melton Mowbray, on Christmas Eve last year. More ...
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Church is a winner
In November it was announced that the £1.9m Heart of St Mary’s Reordering Project at St Mary’s Church, Melton Mowbray, had won a coveted national award. More ...