Welcome to St Francis
Services on Sunday: at 11.00 am. Usually a service of Holy Communion with 'Bright Lights' - our Junior Church. Occasional services of Morning Prayer. Baptism (christening) usually takes place in the afternoons by arrangement. There are regular memorial services where bereaved families are invited. There are also informal all-age services. The church has disabled access & facilities. Contact us if you'd like details of our regular activities for children and young people. More details can be found here.
Other Activities: There is a midweek Communion service on Wednesdays at 10.00 am with refreshments afterwards. There is a monthly Bible Study 'Faith Share.' Mothers Union meets monthly - often with a course of study. During the course of the year St Francis holds social activities - Barn Dances, Skittles Nights, Fairs, Coffee Mornings. Details of these, along with events at our sister churches can be found here.
St Francis Parish Centre: Located next to the church, the Parish Centre is available to the wider community with many groups using the premises during the week. On weekdays there is a community café - with a constantly changing menu of healthy affordable meals - open to all. Prior bookings are also taken for a monthly lunch club - inquire at the Centre. Further information on the Parish Centre and its activities is available here.
Duncan Edwards: St Francis has a much visited window commemorating the former Manchester United footballer who grew up locally. Access via the café during opening hours or by arrangement. Visit Dudley's tourist trail here.
Find Us: St Francis is located on Poplar Crescent on the Priory estate. There is a car park adjacent to the Parish Centre. Postcode: DY1 3EP