The church of St John the Baptist in Heathfield

The church is now open for individual prayer on Sunday mornings (10 - 12) and Wednesday afternoons (2 - 4) ...
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Church of the Holy Cross in Hillfarrance

Holy Cross church is at the centre of the village in more ways than one, being centrally placed opposite the ...
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Church of St Bartholomew in Oake

St Bartholomew’s is beautiful in its simplicity and peaceful in its location on the edge of the village behind Oake ...
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St Lukes Centre, Cotford-St-Luke

St Luke's Centre in Cotford St Luke will open for a short service of worship at 10am each Sunday from ...
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Four villages, four churches, one purpose!

Deane Vale Benefice unites the churches of Cotford St Luke, Heathfield, Hillfarrance and Oake. Each church has its own character , traditions and style of worship but we are joined in our commitment to serve God and the communities around us.

Church Wardens:

Heathfield with CSL:   David Rhodes 07736 502509    Dawn Mitford-Slade 432255

Hillfarrance: Adrian Dyke 461440     Marcia Maunder 461245

Oake: Corinne Bickle 400643

Deane Vale Benefice

Rector: Clarissa Shaw-Notice

6 Cole Close
Cotford St Luke
Telephone: 07956784088
Email: clarissashawnotice@outlook.com
Day off: Friday


Should you have any concerns about the safeguarding of children or vulnerable adults, please get in touch with our Safeguarding Officer, Lindsay Hall, Tel: 01823 430818, or email: hallpalg@yahoo.co.uk. Alternatively, you can contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, Glenys Armstrong