Christmas Week

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Friday 24th December, Christmas Eve

3.00 pmGreat GaddesdenCrib Service(JR)
5.00 pmLittle GaddesdenCrib Service (please see details below)(JR)
11.30 pmLittle GaddesdenMidnight Mass(JR)

Saturday 25th December, Christmas Day

8.00 amNettledenHoly Communion with carols(JR)
9.30 amLittle GaddesdenFamily Eucharist(JR/HT-pr)
11.00 amGreat GaddesdenFamily Eucharist(JR/HT-pr)

Sunday 26th December, St Stephen

9.30 am Little Gaddesden Joint Said Holy Communion (JR)

Wednesday 29th December

12 NoonGreat GaddesdenMemorial Service for Reg Sheppard

No Coffee and Cake, Mid-week Discussion Group or mid-week services this week

Sunday 2nd January 2022, Epiphany

11.00 amGreat GaddesdenJoint Said Holy Communion(JR/HT-pr)

Please Check for Updates!

As changes are sometimes made at short notice, please check on the News page whether the above information has been changed or superseded.


Coronavirus Update

There are changes to the Government regulations which come into force on 10 December 2021.

  1. From 10 December 2021, mask wearing is compulsory. We have a good supply of disposable masks should you forget to bring yours.
  2. Please continue to use the hand cleanser at the door.
  3. You may still sing,  providing a mask is worn
  4. Holy Communion will continue to be administered by intinction as is current practice.

Please keep an eye on our website for the most up to date information.

This notice was last updated on 10 December 2021.

Crib Service, Christmas Eve at 5.00 pm

Please do come to our Covid safe Crib Service on Christmas Eve at 5.00 pm. This will take place outside on the South side of the church near the entrance to our new hall. Carols will be sung and the Christmas story told. Everyone will then process through the church to see the Crib. Please do join us. Please wrap up warm and bring torches.

Midweek Discussion Group

This will resume on Wednesday 5th January 2022. Please contact Anthony Archer on or 07721 504125 with any questions.

Regular Giving

Please remember that the church continues to function with limited services, so we do ask that you continue with your regular financial giving to support the ministry.  If you normally give weekly in church, you may like to consider paying direct through your bank account.    Click or tap here to visit the Donate Page to find out more.

Pay by Text

We now have the facility to donate to Little Gaddesden church by text. Just text LITTLEGADD plus the amount you want to donate (between £1 and £20) to 70470, for example ‘LITTLEGADD10’ to donate £10.  

Texts will cost the amount donated plus one standard rate message.

The Little Gaddesden Charities

For those not familiar with The Little Gaddesden Charities, we exist to help those in our Parish who are in need.

All help is totally confidential.

Please contact either me directly on 01442 842544 or the Vicar, John Russell, on 01442 214898 or at and we will try to help.

Pat Catchpole