Brookfield, Stainton with Hemlington, and Hilton Church Family (Plurality)


Updated: 22nd February 2024

You can find out about our Safeguarding at these links: Stainton, Hilton and Brookfield

Our Parish Safeguarding Rep is Bob Ardley - contact details here.

The York Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser (DSA) is Rob Marshall - contact details here.

You can find our contact details at the bottom of the page.

Lent Holy Week Easter 2024

We observe Lent during the 40-day period running from Ash Wednesday (this year on 14th February 2024) leading up to Easter (this year on 31st March 2024).. Details of Sunday and other services and events in the Church Family (Plurality) are given in the list below with more details available on the calendar at this link:


Before Lent begins enjoy pancakes at our
Pancake Party: Tuesday 13th February, 5pm, Stainton.

Journey through Lent

Ash Wednesday (14th February)
  Eucharist with Ashes,         St. Margaret’s,
12pm  Said Eucharist with Ashes  St. Peter’s, Hilton
7pm    Eucharist with ashes           St. Peter &
St. Paul, Stainton

Lent Bible Studies
Tuesdays in Lent, exploring ‘Healing and Hope in the one Household of God’ produced by Embrace the Middle East
2pm    St. Peter & St. Paul, Stainton - Church Parish Room
7pm    St. Margaret’s Brookfield - Church Hall Lounge

at each venue on:

Tuesdays 20th & 27th Feb, 5th, 12th and 19th March


The usual pattern of Sunday services continues through Lent

Mothering Sunday (10th March)
Holy Communion            St. Peter’s, Hilton
Celebration Service       St. Margaret’s, Brookfield

11am        Celebration  Service      St. Peter & St. Paul, Stainton

Palm Sunday (24th March)

9:30am     Eucharist and Palm Procession         St Margaret's, Brookfield

11am         Eucharist and Palm Procession         St Peter & St Paul's, Stainton

2:30pm     Licensing of Vanessa Kirby as Pioneer Priest           St. Peter and St. Paul’s, Stainton

Note: there will NOT be a service at Hilton Church on this day




Holy Week

Monday 25th March
10am  Eucharist                            St. Peter’s, Hilton

Tuesday 26th March
Stations of the Cross       St Peter & St Paul, Stainton

Wednesday 27th March
10am  Eucharist                             St Margaret’s,

Maundy Thursday 28th March
4pm    Evening Prayer                   St. Margaret’s,
6pm    Holy Communion and foot washing      St Peter and St Paul, Stainton

Good Friday 29th March
10am  Children’s
Crafts               St. Margaret’s, Brookfield
12pm  An Hour at the Cross        St. Margaret’s, Brookfield

2pm    An Hour at the Cross        St.
Peter &St. Paul, Stainton

Holy Saturday 30th March
10am  Easter
Crafts                       St. Peter and St. Paul, Stainton

2pm    Easter Trail                           St. Peter’s, Hilton, in the Church Grounds


9:30am          Family Eucharist    St. Peter’s,  Hilton
Family Eucharist    St. Margaret’s, Brookfield
11am             Family Eucharist     St Peter & St Paul, Stainton


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