The Benefice of Swanwick and Pentrich
St Andrew's and St Matthew's


We are a community whose aim is to share the good news of Jesus’ love for all people through worship, Bible study, prayer, friendship, fellowship and fun.
If there’s anything you can’t find here or any further information you need please
contact us.

NEWS FOR ALL OUR USERS!   We have a new website -

We will continue to use our present site for the time being alongside the new wordpress site, which will have more photos, links, etc as well as all the  usual news. 

PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT THE "OLD SCHOOL HOUSE" PAGE.  In our main ground floor meeting room we now have projection facilities via TV monitor.  In addition we have two smaller meeting rooms on the first floor, where toilet facilities and kitchenette are also available.   For bookings please contact us via the website or our Facebook page. 

At the Old School House we're very happy to host the Derbyshire Artists' Guild group exhibition, Saturday/Sunday/Monday 26th to 28th May, 10am to 4pm.   


St. Matthew's Pentrich - 9.30am Holy Communion

St. Andrew's Swanwick - 11am Holy Communion.  4pm Crossroads - craft - song - stories with families in mind.


As this is the 5th Sunday of the month, there is one service only, a joint "United Benefice" service of Holy Communion at 11 am in St. Matthew's Church, Pentrich, with both congregations uniting in worship.


Swanwick St. Andrew's - 8am and 11am, Holy Communion.

Pentrich St. Matthew's - 9.30am Holy Communion, 6pm "Sacred Space"

Alternatively visit 'Services' for more detail

Service times
  • St Andrew's, Swanwick

    2nd, 3rd, 4th Sundays 11.00 am CW Communion
    First Sunday "All Together" worship
    1st & 3rd Sunday 8.00 am      BCP Communion
    2nd & 4th Sundays 4.00 pm    "Crossroads" Craft based worship for all

    Wednesdays 10.00 am            Holy Communion in the Old School House 

  • St Matthew's, Pentrich

    Sunday 9.30 am     Holy Communion
    Sunday 6.00 pm     Sacred Space - 1st Sunday
                                  Evening Prayer - 3rd Sunday

Our Key Priorities are:
To worship God
To grow in faith
To serve the people in our community
To live and share the love of Jesus


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