About us!

You will see from the pages of our website that we are parish churches who love contact with our parish communities.  There are dedicated pages on this website for all the different ways we serve our local communities.  In this section we particularly draw your attention to our Church Services on Sundays and who the team of ministers are.

Services in the Parish of Ollerton with Boughton

We’d love to welcome you to all our churches, if you are new to the community, a visitor or coming along for the first time, please make yourself known to the ministers who are taking the service

The Parish of Ollerton with Boughton has 3 church buildings and the usual Sunday morning service moves around the 3 buildings – the pattern is shown below.  All Sunday morning services are at 10.30 am.

1st and 3rd Sundays of the Month:

St Giles church (2)

10.30am Holy Communion Service at St Giles Church in Ollerton Village

4pm Family Church at St Paulinus Church, New Ollerton.

2nd and 4th Sundays of the Month:

St Paulinus church with hall

10.30 am Holy Communion Service at St Paulinus Church, Church Circle, New Ollerton

St Matthews church boughton

There are currently no monthly services at St Matthew’s Church. Updates on other service offerings in Boughton Village coming soon.

5th Sunday of the Month when there is one:

We host a vision service and lunch for everyone in our parishes at St Paulinus Church!

Seasonal variations – Please check out our Facebook page (The Church of England in Ollerton and Boughton), newsletters, noticeboards and village magazines/newsletters – this includes, for instance: Mothering Sunday, Easter, Harvest, the Christmas Programme, Remembrance services, memorial services, Songs of Praises etc….

The team of ministers are:

Priest in Charge – Revd Richard Hanford

Associate Priests – Revd Alistair Littlewood

Youth and Schools Worker: Rachel Hanford


“Ensuring that children and young people as well as adults are kept safe whilst in our care is an integral part of our church life.”

If you have any concerns about safeguarding please contact:

In the Parish of Ollerton with Boughton, our Parish Safeguarding Co-ordinator is Mrs Andrea Ellis 01623824180

In the Diocese: the Diocesan Safeguarding Team, tel: 01636817200

Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser is Julian Hodgson email: safeguarding@southwell.anglican.org.

Out of Hours for Children & Adults in Nottinghamshire: 0300 4564546

0800 80 20 20 – NSPCC helpline operated independently from the church.

PCR2 is a review of safeguarding files, to help ensure children and vulnerable adults are as safe as possible in our church and church led activities, please check out further information here: https://tinyurl.com/vq3uaph