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Bury Parish Church

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Beatiful Building

This is a beautiful grade one listed building, It is located about half way between the ELR Bury... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
235AndrewR
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
Bury Parish Church

This is a beautiful old church situated in Bury Town Centre and you can spend a long time looking... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Pat17215
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Bury, United Kingdom
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“pot of tea”(2 reviews)
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A Grade 1 Listed Victorian, Anglican church of impressive architecture, interest and beauty. With local historic links, especially to the Lancashire Fusiliers. Open daily, except Tuesdays, we have a coffee shop also selling cards, gifts and books...more
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1 The Wylde, Bury BL9 0LA, England
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+44 161 764 2452
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a beautiful grade one listed building, It is located about half way between the ELR Bury Station and the town centre. The towns war memorial is located in front of the church and nearby is a statue of Robert Peel, the founder of...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a beautiful old church situated in Bury Town Centre and you can spend a long time looking around this lovely building if you like this sort of place.

Thank Pat17215
Reviewed 13 September 2018

a big, bold, beautiful church more on the scale of cathedral rather than your run of the mill churches. Open the the to some really spectacular views, magnificent stained glass windows all around & the colours of lots of local Fusilier battalions of the past....More

Thank lorganz
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Pleased to see church is open every day unlike Bolton p.c. We attended 10 a.m. Eucharist. Choir and Organ good but very talkative presider who would drive me mad. We were handed 4 items.Good to have the music of the Thorne setting. Information should be...More

Thank John W
BuryParishChurch, Public Relations Manager at Bury Parish Church, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thanks for the honest review. I hope you come back and join us again, we have various priests who preside over the service, so if one doesn't suit you, one of the others surely will. I will pass the comments on.

Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Living near Bury it’s nice to visit especially the beautiful church It’s so nice inside with a little book/gift shop at the entrance The grounds are well maintained with seating to rest weary legs The church is well placed within the town and easy to...More

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BuryParishChurch, Public Relations Manager at Bury Parish Church, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. Please do join us on a Sunday, or for any of the weekly services, which you can find on our website

Reviewed 22 June 2018

My wife and I recently visited Bury Market as part of a National Holidays tour. After wandering around the market and the town centre we were ready for some refreshment and decided to go into the church café. The pot of tea and toasted teacakes...More

Thank Jim H
BuryParishChurch, Public Relations Manager at Bury Parish Church, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Hi Jim Thank you for your kind words. I hope you can make it back again for another tea, and if you're around for a service, make yourselves known to the clergy who will be very welcoming.

Reviewed 11 April 2018

We walked into Bury for a look around prior to visiting Gigg Lane and found the Parish Church. It's a superb building, with vaulted high ceiling and old flags decorate the walls, I think depicting military but am truly not sure. As a church to...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We got married in the beautiful church before we had children and we was so impressed by the lovely architecture of this historical building, the [lack of] parking was the only issue we had but other than that it’s a great church

Thank Dr_F_N_Furter
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Inside kept brilliant, has coffee cafe . Such sadness with reading flagstones of past lives, being taken away so young.

Thank Beverley N
Reviewed 22 September 2017

It's title says it's just a parish church. But to be honest, I've seen cathedrals that don't have the same as this place. It's a beautiful church, well maintained and is a credit to the town, but once inside. Decorative, with wonderful stonework and carvings,...More

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Peg423
19 March 2016|
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Response from BuryParishChurch | Property representative |
Hello, thanks for your enquiry. The church holds records on site from 1940 onwards, the records before then are held in Manchester Central Library. There isn't a graveyard at the church, but there is one not too far away... More
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margaret l
2 August 2015|
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Response from BuryParishChurch | Property representative |
Hi Margaret, I'm not sure this question was meant for the church?
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