St Oswald's Church, Sowerby, North Yorkshire

Photograph of the Church Family welcoming you to St Oswald's Parish Church, Sowerby


Get snapping! Take part in our Easter Daffodil Festival 2015 Photographic Competition!

Theme: Mowbray Magic – Sowerby, Thirsk and Surrounding Areas.

Photos will be displayed at this year’s Easter Daffodil Festival at St Oswald’s Church, Sowerby on Easter Sunday (5 April) and Easter Monday (6 April), from 1.30pm to 5.00pm on both days.

Visitors to the Festival will vote for their three favourite photographs in each category: Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter.

12 photographs will go into our 2016 calendar to be sold to raise funds for St Oswald’s Church.

Winners will receive one free calendar.

Don’t miss the closing date for entries: 28 March 2015.

Download entry forms and terms and conditions.

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Pram Service
12.30pm Friday 6 February 2015

A 30 minute service in the Church especially for pre-school children and their carers. Songs, stories, prayers and activities. Followed by a children’s lunch plus tea and coffee for carers. For more information email

For the dates, times and venues of all our services, events and activities - please see our calendar.

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Sowerby War Memorials - information about the men of Sowerby who died in Iwo World Wars Who is Jesus?
Two thousand years after he walked the earth, Jesus of Nazareth remains one of the most talked-about and influential people who has ever lived. offers an opportunity to explore his life, character, teachings and followers.

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The Parochial Church Council of the Ecclesiastical Parish of
St Oswald Sowerby. Registered charity number 1135485.