St Oswald's Church, Sowerby, North Yorkshire


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


Rev Dianne Gamble
Our Curate Rev Dianne Gamble was ordained as Priest on Trinity Sunday (22 May 2016) at York Minster.


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Sowerby Luncheon Club

For the senior members of Sowerby. 4th Tuesday in the month, 12 noon to 2.00pm in the Parochial Hall. Substantial two course cooked meal prepared by members of St Oswald's Church. 3.00. Please book in advance: telephone 01845 577065.



St Oswald's is a beautiful and historic Church of England Parish Church in the village of Sowerby, just outside Thirsk. It is attended by people of all ages who live in the village and surrounding area, and by many visitors to this scenic part of North Yorkshire. St Oswald's has a thriving ministry to children and young people, a variety of music styles, opportunities for learning about the Christian faith in small groups or simply being quiet and reflective together.

We enjoy close links with our sister churches - St Mary's at Bagby, St Mary's at Kilburn, St Cuthbert's at Sessay and All Saints at Thirkleby - as well as Sowerby Methodist Church and the Thirsk Team Ministry. We are also members of the local Churches Together Group. This website tells you a lot more about the ministry of St Oswald's Church.

If there is any further information you would like, please do not hesitate to contact the Vicar Revd Nicky Carnall.


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