Open Quiet Day: Invitation

An invitation to go deeper with God, discovering intimacy through meditation and contemplation. 10am - 4pm.

Participants will be invited to seek God through nature, Bible characters and reflective writings.

This quiet day will be led by Cathy Davie.

Cathy aims to provide a peaceful, engaging experience suited to those who have not attended before as well as for regular participants.

No booking is required, but please bring your own lunch.

Freewill offering

Lent Retreat

Lent Retreat Leader: Revd Wilf Gowing

19-22 February. Arrive Monday 4pm, depart Thursday 3pm.

Wilf Gowing has been a pilot for over 40 years.  He was ordained 11 years ago and initially continued flying as a ‘Priest in the Workplace’.

He has now retired from flying and his main ministry is Spiritual Direction, leading Parish Retreats and Spirituality Days. He is an Associate Minister at Holy Trinity Ripon.

We are the Diocese of Leeds: celebrating our volunteers at Leeds Fest

Leeds Festival Angels have just launched an appeal for volunteers for this year's Leeds Fest,  the three day music event over August Bank Holiday which attracts over 85,000 young people. This film gives us a glimpse of life as a Festival Angel. Festival Angels have become a regular feature since they first started in 2011 when volunteers from the local church in nearby Thorner, Leeds set up a prayer café. The Revd Andy Nicholson, vicar of Thorner and Festival Angels Coordinator, said: "It is great to be at Leeds Festival. The care and compassion that the team of volunteers offer, with conversations around faith and spirituality, help the church in this region to connect with hundreds of people who are otherwise not part of our community."  Volunteers come from right across the Diocese. As well as the Prayer Cafe, they run Lost Property and this year have teamed up with West Yorkshire Police to offer protective security marking to valuables. To become involved in Festival Angels visit      
Scroll to Top