Greenways Group of Churches

The Parish Church of St. Nicholas Hardenhuish, Chippenham, Wiltshire.

All Benefice Church Councils have now accepted and adopted the following Vision Statement.

Loving as Jesus loves. Praying as he prays, and Growing in Christ to make him known”

Simon Dunn

Tom Hunton

Rev. David Kilmister

Dave Kilmister
Associate Minister

The Bishop of Bristol
has asked the Church Commissioners to prepare a draft Pastoral Scheme
in respect of pastoral proposals affecting the following benefices.

Benefices of Saint Paul, Chippenham with Hardenhuish and Langley Burrell; Kington Saint Michael; Colerne with North Wraxall; Box with Hazelbury and Ditteridge; and By Brook

Full details of the Mission and Pastoral Measure 2011 Diocese of Bristol can be found here

  (Dick says:- it is a 23 page document but please pay attention to pages 9& 10 and the maps on pages 13-16)

FAQ re the St. Nicholas churchyard

Giving to St. Nicholas in 2021? then click here

Data protection notice can be found here         Clergy reports are here


Prayer book, Hymn book & furniture inscriptions

More snapshots here and a photograph by the professionals here

Postcards from the D. G. Mann collection.

Eva's Photos

Margaret's Photos

Caleb Slade's Wedding Photo

Leonard Knee & Annie (Gwen) Humphries wedding

Bryan Tinson's photo of the 1932 choir

The Church in Victorian times

The Church as built in 1779

The Ricardo Monument

Postcards of the town (including St. Paul's Church), from the Ray Dorey collection

Artist's impressions of St. Nicholas: Ken Porter's painting , Canon Wrangham's Bequest

Services at St. Nicholas

More links

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Rolls of honour first and second world wars

Some of the Clergy

The Small Print!