WELCOME TO CASTLE HILL UNITED REFORMED CHURCH

ABOUT US

Castle Hill Church was founded in 1695

The church was founded in 1662, built in 1695 and enlarged 1842. It united with Commercial Street church in 1959 and became a United Reformed Church in 1972.

It is the earliest surviving nonconformist chapel in Northampton. It was renamed after DR. Philip Doddridge (Born 1702), The Eminent Preacher. Author, Teacher and Hymn-writer who ministered here from 1729 until his death in 1751.

The original building, Much of which remains, Made of stone from the nearby ruined castle, It was extended in 1895.

The interior has galleries and box pews and a memorial to Doddridge. The building was Grade II listed by English Heritage in 1952.

Doddridge s work was of great benefit to the townspeople; His academy (In Sheep Street) Was internationally famous; He was a staunch supporter of the rights of the individual and noted for his generosity to the poor, With DR. Stonhouse he raised funds to open the first infifmary (in George row, 1743)

Events

Below Is a schedule of events that happenen every week.

Lots of other groups, community and social events happen on a regular basis.

We are vibrant and growing, come along and find out more!

SUNDAY

Sunday services at 10.45am and 6.30pm

Fabulous Junior church and creche every Sunday morning at 10.45 am, tea and biscuits afterwards

MONDAY

1st Northampton Boys Brigade (for boys and girls) Monday 6.15-7.30pm term time only

WEDNESDAY

Wednesday Prayers 9.45am followed by coffee morning








 

THURSDAY

Mums and Tots 10am till 12 noon term time only
Tea and Toast drop in for a chat between 10 am and 12
Craft Group bring your own project and share a cuppa 10 am till 12noon

GALLERY

Below Are photos from difftent places around the church along with photos from services and events.
Click on the gallery you wish to view

Outside The Church

Photos From Outside The Church

Inside The Church

Photos From Inside The Church

Reception Area

Photos of the reception

Downstairs Rooms

Photos of the downstairs rooms

Upstairs Rooms

Photos of the upstairs rooms

A Sunday Service

Photos from one of the Services

Our Staff

Below are our staff who run the church

Rev Liz Adams

Minister
01604 580912
07976 241858

liz.adams5@icloud.com

Jennie Crane

C.R.C.W.
3 Lime Ave
Long Buckby
NN6 7RG

01327 844517
07976 979791

jenniecrane1967@hotmail.co.uk

Latest News

Below Is the latest news that is happening at the church,
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Lettings

Below are rooms that can be let out at the church, Along with contact information if you wish to let these rooms,

If you wish To hire any of these rooms please contact:
Lynne Crick
Tel: 07584635775
Email: lindacrick@sky.com

Cooper Room

Function

Rodhouse Room

Function

Upstairs Rooms

Function

Reception

Function

CONTACT

Contact us using the information below

Contact Info

Castle Hill United Reformed Church
Doddridge Street
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN1 2RN
United Kingdom

Tel: 01604 632510
Email: castle.hill.urc@gmail.com