With permission of St Mary’s PCC


One thousand

years of history

St. Mary the Virgin

Denby, Derbyshire







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Last updated 21 Oct 2020

Welcome to the home page of

Denby Church

One of the oldest churches in the UK.

Coronavirus (Covid 19)

Plans have been agreed to progressively re-start services in the five churches in the Denby Group of Churches (St Mary's, Denby; St Clement's, Horsley; St Susanna's, Horsley Woodhouse; St James' Codnor and St Luke's, Loscoe).

The safety arrangements will comply with the guidance from the Government, the Church of England (CofE) and the Bishop of Derby, the key requiremnents of which are as follows:

Full details of the plans for services during November and December and how to book a place are available here.

How to Contact Us

To contact the Group Administrator ring 01332 880284 or send an email to groupadmin@denbychurch.org.uk

For general information, email info@denbychurch.org.uk


At its meeting in November 2019, Denby Parochial Church Council adopted the Church of England House of Bishops' Policy - Promoting a Safer Church.

If you have any safeguarding concerns, please contact our Parish Safeguarding Officer: tel 07594 216232 or email: safeguarding@denbychurch.co.uk

For further information, see our page on safeguarding.

Denby Group of Churches

St Mary's at Denby is one of the Denby Group of Churches along wth St James', Codnor; St Luke's, Loscoe; St Clement's, Horsley and St Susanna's, Horsley Woodhouse.

For Safeguarding information, see below

Daily Worship

Daily worship is available from a variety of sources, including:

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