Reordering Notices

Check back here for information/changes during the Reordering work to St. John's


  • During the re-ordering there will be no cleaning needed at St. John's until further notice, however All Saints would really appreciate some help from us with their cleaning
  • If Lesley has not contacted you about the rota, please give her a ring on 282239


  • During the reordering work there will be no access to the Church or car park (this will be used by the contractors). 
  • There will be access to the Bellfry and churchyard
  • There will be partial access to the Vestry

Taunton Foodbank - for food donations normally collected in the porch of St John's Church

  • During the re-ordering work, when the Church is closed, the Staplegrove Village Store has very kindly agreed to let us place the Foodbank box in the shop so that donations can continue.
  • The collection box for the Foodbank will be back in Church as soon as it reopens


  • The pattern of services during the reordering work will be:
    • 8 am Holy Communion in the Mary Mercer Room at Staplegrove Village Hall
    • 10.30 am Morning Eucharist at All Saints' Church, Norton Fitzwarren
    • There will be no evening service
    • There will be a weekly service at 10.30 am each Friday (except August) at All Saint's Church
    • There will be a monthly service at 10.00 am on the second Tuesday of the month in the Mary Mercer Room at Staplegrove Village Hall
    • Please see the diary of worship for the Benefice
    • You will find the services for the week on the Home page and in the current Journal
    • If you need a lift to All Saints' Church or Staplegrove Village Hall please contact us or talk to the Rector


  • The pews are available for purchase at £160 each (some are already reserved and the carved oak ones at the front of the church are not for sale).  Buyer collects. They are selling fast!
  • They will be removed at the commencement of the building work; there is limited storage so they will need to collected as soon as possible after that
  • Please contact Chris Young for further information


  • The Traidcraft stall will be held at All Saints' Church during the reordering work