Christmas at the chapel

The Fishermen’s Chapel is launched

In 2014 the church was relaunched as The Fishermen’s Chapel, a music, arts and community-based initiative connecting with the arts scene in the Leigh area.
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Our church community meets regularly

The Fishermen’s Chapel takes its foundation from the first visit of John Wesley to Leigh in 1748. The congregation continues to meet for worship twice a month. Read more


Hire our space, or even a desk

Why not use the Fishermen’s Chapel to host a meeting, concert, club, retreat, children’s party, or other event? From time to time we also have space in a shared studio available . Read more

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Art at the Chapel

We have some new works of art in the walls in our newly-decorated downstairs room, and plan to have new works on display every few months. Come and take a look sometime!

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Christmas at the Chapel

There's a lot happening: Lantern making, Midwinter Carols with the Famous Potatoes, Christmas with the Daisy Bowlers, and our Christmas Day service

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Midwinter carols by candlelight

This year's Midwinter Carols, with the Famous Potatoes

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Lantern Making

Come and join us on Saturday 10 December to make a lantern before the carol singing on Strand Wharf

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Coffee morning with Christian Aid

On Wednesday 30 November we have a special guest at the Chapel coffee morning. Marija Vranešević is a Christian Aid partner who works with refugees in Serbia

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Coffee morning update

Join us on Wednesdays, 10 - 12. Everyone welcome!