Children’s activities

Minims choir information can be found in our Music section. Activities for school years 7 upwards (ages 11-18) are detailed in our Youth section.

St Andrew’s has a Safeguarding Policy which is actively applied and monitored. Our Parish Safeguarding Officer is Linda Stollwerck Boulton.

Church Mice

For babies and toddlers with their parents and carers. Drop in on Thursdays during school term time between 9.15 am and 11.15 am at St Andrew’s Hall. £2 per family, includes tea, coffee, children’s refreshments and craft activities. We have a time of singing at 10 am and a story at 11 am, for all children and adults to join in with. On the first Thursday of the month there is the opportunity to go over to church for a short while.

For more information, please contact Dorothy Peyton Jones.

Junior Church

Junior Church meets in the Hall at 10.00 am on 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month, during school term time. After a short time all together, we divide into the following age-appropriate groups for children aged 0-18 and new faces are always welcome!

Our Junior Church Coordinator (for ages 0-11) is Kathryn Waite and Youth Work Coordinator (for ages 11-18) is Hannah Fytche.


For preschool children, meets in the main hall alongside Rainbows. Parents are asked to stay with children under 5.

Rainbows (age 3 years – Reception)

Meets in the main hall.  Worship and activities are organised alongside the creche.

The Wonderers (Years 1–3)

Meets upstairs in the hall in Room 2 to enjoy Godly Play.

Seekers (Years 4–6)

Meets upstairs in Room 3 for activities and time to explore faith.

Why Group (Years 7-13)

Meets in the Hall Annexe for activities, discussion and time together.