St Mary the Virgin, Diptford


About us
St. Mary the Virgin is a medieval structure and the first Rector was appointed in 1226, with the 19 year old monarch Henry III as Patron.
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All Age Worship
A contemporary Holy Communion service using a more relaxed and informal style of worship.
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Avonwick Shop
Small village shop in Avonwick, serving the communities of Avonwick, Diptford, North Huish and South Brent.
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Bellringing - Diptford
The bells are rung for Sunday Services by a band of ringers from the local community.
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Breakfast Church
Informal All Age Worship with Breakfast.
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Breakfast Nativity - Moreleigh
Sunday 3rd December at 9.30am
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Carols by Candlelight - North Huish
Sunday 10th December at 4pm. All are welcome.
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Diptford and North Huish Handbell Ringers
The handbell ringers meet and practice for special services and events in Diptford and North Huish.
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Diptford Church - Facebook
Take a look at our Facebook page!
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Diptford Church Choir
Church music and choral singing is very important to Diptford and members have links with Exeter Cathedral Choir and other notable choirs within the county.
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Diptford Parochial C of E Primary School
Our Primary school uses the church at least once a week for assemblies, and plays and concerts are staged on regular basis; also special Easter and Christmas services are well attended. 
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Diptford Village
The village has a recreation ground, a Baby and toddler group, a preschool and a church school, a parish hall, a part time post office, a computer club , a short mat bowls club, a WI and a church.
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Diptford WI
Meets in the Parish Hall every 2nd Monday of the month at 7.30pm
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Diptford WI Advent Fair - Diptford Parish Hall
Saturday 25th November 10am - 2pm

Harberton Christmas Tree Festival
Friday 1st December – Sunday 3rd Dec 2017
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Matins
BCP Matins led by or local worship leaders every third Sunday of the month
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Messy Christingle - Diptford
Sunday 3rd December at 4.30pm
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Messy Church - Diptford
A relaxed service with activities and party tea suitable for all ages. Every 1st Sunday of the month at 4.30pm in the Parish Hall. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
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PIPS - Pre-Schoolers in Prayer and Song
PIPS meets fortnightly on Tuesdays from 9.30am until 10.30am (followed by social time) during term time. Please check the Parish Magazine for exact dates.
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Pop Up Breakfast - Diptford
Our Pop Up Breakfasts are held a few times a year in Diptford Parish Hall from 9.00am - 10.30am.
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