Welcome to our church - St Oswald King and Martyr, Church Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2SY


    Click the lock to read the St Oswald's Safety and Protection statement, Safeguarding policy and the privacy of your electoral roll information.


     A warm welcome to the web-site of St. Oswald’s, the Town Centre Church of Oswestry, which has been a place of worship for almost 1000 years. The church is open daily for visitors throughout the year. We hope to offer an environment which enables all to come closer to God through prayer and worship, reflection and action. Worship, both contemporary and traditional is supported by choral music of high quality and by thoughtful preaching. St. Oswald’s works closely in friendship with other local churches and organisations in the wider community as we seek to share God’s love for all   


    Picture by Graham Mitchell



    Rev Harvey Gibbons



    ALL SOULS AT ST. OSWALD’S: Our annual service of thanksgiving and remembrance will be on 31st October at 4 p.m. If you would like the name of a loved one included on the Wall of Remembrance, please contact Carron either by phone or email stoswald.office@gmail.com

    or write their names clearly on a slip of paper which should be placed in the box provided in church




    This week, 10th to 16th October, is Prison Prayer Week. Click the link for the Prayer Week website pdf download. 















    Covid rules relaxed. In order to enable everyone to attend St. Oswalds safely, we are progressing carefully and relaxing COVID restrictions slowly. Please see the Coronvirus page for details.

    Week day re-opening:   We are opening the church for private prayer and for visitors daily from 10 am until 4pm.


    PLACE OF WELCOME has re-opened. Coffee, company and chat in the Parish Centre, Tuesday morning 10.30 to12.30 EVERYONE WELCOME.

    We will continue to live stream Morning Prayer and a Sunday Parish Eucharist off our Facebook page and this website on the SERVICES page where you can also find the orders of service.

    Please do join us in prayer for those who are sick, those who are isolating and all the key workers who are supporting our communities. Please keep safe.

    Oswestry and Borders Foodbank:- If you are unable to get out to make a donation of food, please consider making a standing order to the Foodbank. Regular money donations are always welcome, however small.  Please see the Weekly News page for details. 

    CORONAVIRUS page  for details of church opening  and other Covid19 news. 

    SERVICES page for details and videos of Sunday Services, Morning Prayer, orders of service and readings.

    PARISH NEWS page for the weekly pew sheet,  monthly Parish News, Foodbank and Schools Christian Worker and other news

    Follow us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/stoswaldsoswestry/

    Prayer Requests should be sent to stoswald.prayers@gmail.com 

     Enquiries about baptisms, weddings and funerals should be made by phone or email to the Parish Office 01691 652861  email :- stoswald.office@gmail.com






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