to the parish church of St. James the Great in Cradley.
is blessed with a splendid historic church set in beautiful rural English
countryside. Black and white timbered cottages vie with up to the
minute eco friendly housing.
history of the church is a fascinating one,
however, the life of the church today is focused on forward looking
worship and remaining relevant to the village population of today
... while the active
bell-ringing group ensure that the village is still able to
enjoy the sound of the church bells.
The Churchyard Committee (Tony, Mike and Anne) of Cradley St. James the
Great PCC are now applying for permission to do some work on the trees
to the North of Cradley Church, as detailed in our churchyard plan. Take a look at our
progress report of November 2017 and pictures of the
snow of 10 December 2017. We hope to start this work over the winter of 2017/2018.
of the events and worship of the church
are to be found on this web site, and it is hoped that visitors will
enjoy browsing these pages and maybe visiting us in person.
can also catch up on the latest news and notices by visiting the 'News
Sheet' page and downloading the latest weekly 'pew sheet'.
To be sure that you do
not miss out on any news or events why not sign
up to get important information from Cradley Church by
church is open from 9 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m. in the winter or
6 p.m. in the summer.
parish church of St. James the Great is situated in the heart of the village.
not support the work of the church and its maintenance by joining
the Cradley Church 100 Club? Joining
forms are now available.