Welcome to St Nicholas' Church

About us

St Nicholas is a friendly parish church for the village of Bathampton, with a congregation of all ages. We are a Church of England parish church, part of a benefice with  St Mary's Claverton, and offer a warm welcome to anyone who would like to join us, of any Christian denomination or none. Above all we seek to be a community that knows and loves Jesus and shares his love with those around us.

To receive email updates about changes to our services due to Coronavirus, or to sign up to receive general information about church events, please join our mailing list (this will take you to an external website run by MailChimp). To receive information specific to St Mary's church, click here. You can also read previous updates from St Nicholas, and St Mary's on this site.

5th April Live Stream Services:

St Mary's Sunday 9am Live Stream 

St Nicholas Sunday 10.45am Live Stream 

Junior Church for children aged 4-11 will happen via zoom with Hugh!

Coffee after the service will also be via Zoom, there are step-by-step instructions here.

Hope beyond the coronavirus (pdf)

Our mission statement

We are a church focused on Jesus so that we

  • love one another,
  • serve the whole parish
  • and touch the world

What we believe

As Christians, we believe that God has uniquely revealed himself in Jesus Christ and that he calls us to live as Jesus' disciples in the world.


Officer: Hannah Findlay Diocese Safeguarding Team


Planned giving in 2020 for members of St Nicholas (updated 25/11/19)

Verse for 2020

"And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds, not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another—and all the more as you see the Day approaching."

Hebrews 10:24-25
(Download talk)


Sunday 6 April

  • Streaming service - details to be confirmed

Prayer meeting

Thursday 2 April


Everyone is welcome to this most important meeting:

It will be happening via Zoom. The link to the meeting was sent in Jonty's coronavirus update email on Tuesday morning. If you haven't got it then email Hugh