The District

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The Northampton District is a delightfully diverse area and as the map below shows, covers a large geographical area.

The communities it serves are city centre, suburban, rural and sometimes manage to combine all three in one circuit.

The District supports chaplaincy work to universities, hospitals, prisons, industrial and commercial workplaces.

The District enjoys encouraging the full variety of lay and ordained ministries.

A collaborative style of leadership is encouraged throughout the District and it seeks to enable, support and challenge the local churches and circuits as they respond to the calling of being a Methodist Church or Ecumenical Partnership in their local context. This is done through the work of District Staff and Officers, paid and voluntary, working locally with individuals, churches and circuits.

The District has a large team of people as well as 23 Circuits all with churches.

The District Chair is Revd Peter Hancock

District Office:, Bouverie Court, 6 The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton, NN4 7YD

Telephone Number: 01604 630128

Susie Palmer & Christine Thompson run the District office

District map

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Church news

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Palm Sunday 2020
WMC: Sun 05 Apr 7:30am
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We know how the story ends
WMC: Sat 04 Apr 9:30am
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We are connected!
WMC: Fri 03 Apr 8:00am
Yellow flowers
Splashes of white
WMC: Thu 02 Apr 12:00pm

Minister's musings

Difficult times
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Blowing in the wind
WMC: Fri 13 Mar 5:00pm
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The Crown
WMC: Wed 05 Feb 10:00am
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Too early?!
WMC: Sun 24 Nov 6:00am