The parish of St. John Baptist is located to the North of the City of Preston on the A6, near Junction 1 of the M55, and serves the rural village of Broughton and the suburb of Fulwood. In terms of congregation size Broughton is one of the largest 200 Parishes in the UK (Brierly figures).Read More
Welcome to the parish of Broughton St. John BaptistBroughton parish is served by three worship centres: the parish church of St. John Baptist, St. Martin's Chapel within the Parish Hall Complex, and St. Peter's Chapel within St. Peter's Church of England Primary School. The oldest primary school in the U.K., Broughton Church of England Primary School founded in 1590, is located next to the parish church. Join us in worship and fellowship.
November 4th 7.30pm – 9pm Blackpool Tower Ballroom FY1 4BJ. Archbishop of York I am looking forward to my visit to Lancashire on November 4 and 5. The highlight will be an exciting event at Blackpool Tower Ballroom on the evening of Tuesday, November 4 at 7.30pm to which you are invited. Get ready for…
The Dean and Chapter of Blackburn Cathedral, together with the Cathedral’s exChange programme invite you to Focus on the Middle East on Tuesday 4th November
Saturday 1st November 2014 at 10.30am Come and lay a flower at the altar and light a candle Pray for your departed loved ones and for all who mourn Jesus said, ‘I am the resurrection and the life. Those who believe in me, even though they die, will live, and everyone who lives and believes…
The Weekly BulletinPlease click here to see the Weekly Bulletin - 26th October 2014 - The Last Sunday after Trinity
Inspiration for Prayer"Grant us grace so to follow thy blessed Saints in all virtuous and godly living, that we may come to those unspeakable joys, which thou has prepared for them that unfeignedly love thee; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen" Collect for All Saints' Day.
- Holy CommunionSt. Martin's Chapel 10:00 AM
- Church Club, All Saints Dance
- All Souls ServiceSt John Baptist10:30 AM
- Proms with the Harmony Singers & Lostock Hall Brass BandParish Hall, Broadway. 07:30 PM
- Holy Communion (BCP)St. John Baptist08:00 AM
- Family ServiceSt. Martin's Chapel, No Sunday School09:30 AM