Cobden Edge, Marple
Our churches

One church serving our communities in New Mills, Marple, Marple Bridge, Hatherlow and Tintwistle

The Goyt and Etherow Pastorate consists of the United Reformed Churches of Hatherlow, Providence New Mills, Marple, Marple Bridge and Tintwistle and Glossop.  The Pastorate is south east of Manchester, in the South Area of the North Western Synod of the United Reformed Church. (New Mills, Marple and Marple Bridge were formerly the Goyt Valley Pastorate)

"The Goyt and Etherow Pastorate is a Christian Church, living out the love of God by reaching into the heart of each community and responding to its needs"

See our "message" page for our Christian message for this month.

Our Sunday Worship Services
are usually at

Hatherlow: 10.30am
Marple: 10.30am
Marple Bridge: 10.00am
Providence New Mills: 10.30am
Tintwistle and Glossop: 10.30am

Please check the Church Calendars for full details of our services each week

  We hold joint Pastorate Services several times a year.


Our Regular Activities

As well as our Sunday worship, we have a wide range of activities throughout the week at our churches, including

Coffee mornings  - Bible study  - Prayer meeting  
Family events - Choir  - Concerts

For families and children

Sunday School - Hatherlow URC (9.45am)

Babies and Toddlers Group - Tintwistle Wednesdays (10 30am -12noon)

  Teatime Craft - 1st Sunday in the month at Providence New Mills URC (4-6pm)

Strictly Come Craft/Messy Church - 3rd Saturday in the month at Marple URC (4-6pm)

Messy Church - last Saturday in the month at Hatherlow URC (4-6pm)

Why not call in at one of our Wednesday Coffee Mornings?

Hatherlow URC (from 10.30am at Schoolroom)
Marple URC "Strictly Come Together" (from 10.30am)
Marple Bridge URC "Acorn Coffee" (from 10.15am)

Updated 1 Nov 2019