Hello and Welcome to St Mary’s Church, Burley in Wharfedale

St. Mary’s is the Anglican Parish Church for the community of Burley-in-Wharfedale. It is part of the Ilkley Deanery in the Diocese of West Yorkshire & The Dales.


Christmas is Coming!

The Christmas Services at St. Mary’s are:

Sunday 20th – 4th Sunday of Advent
6:00pm Nine Lessons and Carols

Thursday 24th – Christmas Eve
3:00pm Christingle Service
5:00pm Christingle Service (repeat of the service at 3pm)
11:30pm Midnight Communion

Friday 25th – Christmas Day
8:00am Holy Communion BCP
9:00am Short Family Crib Service
9:45am Festival Communion


Our website tells you more about what happens at St. Mary’s. We would like to welcome you to join us in any way that is right for you, and if we can help in any way, please let us know.

 Click here to see a complete schedule of services.

The church is open every day between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm for people to come and pray, or just enjoy the quiet.

Many of our activities take place at the St. Mary’s Parish Centre on Station Road.

During the year a whole range of activities take place: Lent Lectures, House Groups and Lunches, informal Communions, Foundation of Faith course, quiet days, social events and festival weeks to name but a few. Check the diary each month to see what is happening.

Parish Office: phone 01943 864405; email

Vicar: Revd. Alastair Kirk


21 Southfield Road, Burley in Wharfedale, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 7PB

phone 01943 863216




Curate: Revd. Paul Wheelhouse


1 Grange Road, Burley in Wharfedale, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 7NF

phone 01943 864223




The Church postcode is LS29 7DP

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