Church Events

Side Note

Following Rev. Barbara Sharp going to part time, midweek communion will now be taking place on a Thursday morning at 10am.


From 9:30am the church will be open to all for viewing and prayers for about 1 hour, giving time to meet the vicar to discuss services also such as weddings, funerals and baptisms. Then from 10:30 the church hall will be providing Charity Tea and Coffee Mornings.

October 2017

Music Before Evensong

September 2017

The diary for September is shown below.  For details of Heritage Open Day see beneath the Diary pages.



St. Paul’s Church on Springfield Road in Sale, is preparing to throw open its doors on Saturday 9th September, 10am to 5pm as part of the National Heritage Open Day, a fascinating display, featuring some recently discovered old photographs, entitled “A walk down School Road” will take visitors on a journey down School Road from olden times to the present day. 
Highlights of the day also include guided tours of the Church Tower and for those who enjoy watching “Who Do You Think You Are” there will be a unique opportunity to view the Parish Registers.  
Victorian Afternoon Teas, delicious home-made cakes and sandwiches etc… with Harpist Alice Kirwan playing from 12:30 to 2:30pm, and a Barbeque on the south lawn from 12noon to 3pm. There will be performances from Sale Handbell ringers at 11am, Bollin Morris Men at 1:30pm and the Scout and Guide Brass Band at 2:30pm, St. Paul’s Community Choir at 3:30pm and Professional Storyteller Helen Stewart will spin yarns & weave tales for all… and a traditional Punch and Judy Show will entertain all the family, plus Sale’s most famous resident Professor James Prescott Joule – the Father of the International Unit of Energy – will be making an appearance and telling us about some of his most exciting experiments!!
See below for the Poster and Event Timetable



10:00am Doors Open

10:30am Victorian Tea Room available throughout the day

10:45am Tower Tour

11:00am         Sale Handbell Ringers

11:30am James Prescott Joule

–  commences his experiments!!

11:30am          Tower Tour

12noon      Traditional Punch and Judy Show

12noon – 3pm   Barbeque

12:30pm – 2:30pm Harpist playing in the Tea Room

12:20pm        Tower Tour

12:30pm          Stories for all ages,

–  by Professional Storyteller Helen Stewart

1:10pm          Tower Tour

1:15pm Stories for all ages,

–  by Professional Storyteller Helen Stewart

1:30pm             Bollin Morris – Old English Morris Dancing

1:45pm             Tower Tour

2:00pm Funtime Magic Show

2:30pm             Scout and Guide Brass Band

2:30pm           Tower Tour

3:15pm            Tower Tour

3:30pm          St. Paul’s Church and Community Choir

3:40pm Stories for all ages,

–  by Professional Storyteller Helen Stewart

4:00pm          Tower Tour

4:00pm           Traditional Punch and Judy Show

4:40pm          Tower Tour

5:00pmTower Tour

Refreshments in the Church Hall Throughout the Day

August 2017

The diary pages for August can be seen here