On St James Day we will celebrate our Patronal Festival during the 10am service, during which we welcome the Revd Canon Mary Gregory, Canon for Arts and Reconciliation at Coventry Cathedral as our preacher.


Revd Mary Gregory



After the service we will gather for a bring your own picnic in the Vicarage Garden. It is not essential to sign up, but if you know you can come, please add your name to the list at the back of Church to give an idea of numbers


You are warmly invited to join in Bulkington’s Jubilee celebrations:

Thursday 2nd June 3:30pm Town Cryer Leicester Street
  3:45pm Ecumenical Celebration Service Leicester Street
  9.45pm Bellringing & Beacon Lighting Churchyard and Recreation Ground
Friday 3rd June 2 - 9:30pm Picnic in the Park, with activities for all ages  
Saturday 4th June 10am -12.30pm St James Coffee Morning Church
Sunday 5th June (Pentecost) 8.30am Holy Communion  St Botolph Burton Hastings 
  10am Cafe Church  St James
  11am - 1pm Street Party St James CofE Academy
  6.30pm Holy Communion  St James



Please pray for… Paul Towers, Margaret Wykes, Anne McCreath, Josie Bayliss, June Quinney, Maggie Harris, Sheila Pike, Vicki James, Rupert Allen, and Bob Orrill.

The students and staff of St James Church of England Academy and Arden Forest Schools.

We give thanks for St James’ wonderful Ofsted report, published this week.

hose in our prayer corner and anyone known to us personally. For Oakley, his parents, godparents, family and friends, as we celebrate his baptism today.

For Coventry Cathedral as they celebrate the 60th anniversary of the consecration of the New Cathedral this week.

We pray for those who are bereaved, especially the families and friends of David Bartleet and Howard Oldham 

In our parish we pray for all those who live and work on Trent Road, Villa Close, and Villa Crescent.

The people of Ukraine. Prayer cards to pray for Ukraine are now available in the prayer corner.

Bulkington Silver Band presents Stage, Screen and Proms Concert, Saturday 18th June 2022 7-9pm. Music, refreshments and tombola.

Tickets: £5 (under 12s free). All tickets for cancelled 2020 concert will be honoured, just bring your ticket along. Please do not worry if you have lost your ticket.

Tickets: Carol on 07718946141 or Bulkington Silver Band or St James Church through Facebook.

Saturday 7th May 10am-12:30pm.

Please sign up at the back of Church to volunteer your time and/or your baking skills.

You are very welcome to come along for snacks, drinks and a good chat!