Newchurch - All Church services suspended until further notice

Sunday Service: 10:00 am

Newchurch Methodist houses one of the circuits more modern chapels which was built onto the side of the old one. Newchurch is home to lots of activities in the week for the local community and the church community alike. They pride themselves on creating a friendly atmosphere and being welcoming to all. Once a month Newchurch also has a more informal service in their lounge with tea and coffee called Cafe Church. 


Newchurch Methodist Church





Want to enquire about hiring a room for a group or one-off event? Please contact us and we'll put you through to the right person! Please be aware we can't have alcohol on our premises.

Parking: Very limited space near the church, narrow lane down. We recommend you park on the street where you can or on one of the side roads. 

Groups & Goings on at Newchurch

All groups are currently suspended until

further notice, please contact your course leader for more information.

Young at Heart

At Newchurch


1:30 pm

Young at Heart is a social group for over 55's or as one of the members Jackie says, 'Anyone who's alive!' It's a place to have a chat with a hot drink and good company, they often have speakers, activities and even trips out! All for just £3 a time.

Newchurch Toddler group

At Newchurch 


9:30 am

A toddler group with activities, toys and games and an opportunity to meet other parents and guardians in your area.

Can't make this one? There are toddler groups at most of our churches, have a look and see if you can make another one!

Rainbows, Brownies & Guides

At Newchurch


Rainbows: 6:15 pm

Brownies: 6:30 pm

Guides: 7:00 pm

The meeting of the Rawtenstall district of Girl Guiding for girls aged 5 to 18. Learn new skills, have fun and make friends! For more information go through our 'contact us' page and we'll pass on your email to the guide leader!

The Girlguiding Website

Debbie's Study group

At Newchurch


1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Debbie is one of the circuits Local Preachers, she leads this study group where they're currently exploring the 'Women of the Bible' but don't think you have to be a woman to join! The group discuss faith and the Bible but also their own lives and experiences, even if you don't know much about the Bible, don't be afraid to come along!

Art Groups

At Newchurch

Tutored: Wednesdays 9:30 am

Free & Easy: Fridays 9:30 am 


The art group is always happy to welcome new artists of any skill level. If you just want to make art in good company then why not try the 'Free & Easy' art group on Fridays, if you want some direction and advice on art then try the 'Tutored' art group on Wednesdays!

Newville Chorus Singing Group

At Newchurch


Open from 1:00 pm for 1:30 pm start

Fun choir singing pop, rock gospel and show tunes, no audition or experience needed, all welcome!

£4 including a brew.

For more info head to our contact page or just turn up! 

The WI

At Newchurch

Monthly on a Wednesday

7:30 pm

The WI, or Women's Institute, is a well known national organisation that aims to offer women the chance to learn new skills and get involved with current issues that matter to them. The WI group for our local area meets at Newchurch, often including discussion, speakers and activities. 

The WI Website