Church Information

Welcome to the webpage of the Church of England Churches in the Communities of Austwick, Lawkland and Eldroth in the Diocese of Leeds.  Our mission is: To serve the whole of our Parish and Churches through faithful prayer, through Christ’s presence and involvement in the whole community, and through the sharing of the good news of God’s love in Jesus.

Priest in Charge
Rev John Davies
The Vicarage, Clapham Road, Austwick, Lancaster, LA2 8BE
01524 805928

The Priest in Charge and Church work closely with Austwick Church of England Primary School. To view the School Website please click on the following link: School Website

You can find out more about news and events in the diocese and further afield via the diocesan e-news bulletin available online – or subscribe and receive updates by email.


We regret that due to public health measures regarding Covid-19, all Church services are suspended until further notice and the church building is closed.

Please click into the Austwick and Eldroth church websites to access a weekly church newsletter with devotional material and community information, and links to a weekly podcast I am producing to accompany the devotional material including a short reflection:

If you would like to subscribe to a weekly email from me with links to the current material available from the churches, and other news, please sign up here:

Every Thursday evening at 7.30 we have a gathering by Zoom for prayers before going out to join in the Clap for Our Carers: you are welcome to join in by clicking here:

Some churches in the diocese are livestreaming services (broadcasting over the internet) and making recordings available for viewing any time. You can find details on the Leeds Diocese website:

With love and prayers to you and yours during this coronavirus season,

Revd John Davies

Austwick Church

The Parish Church of the Epiphany in Austwick

Eldroth Church

Eldroth Church.  You can download a short history of the church here.

Church documents and policies

Austwick Church presents its annual report and accounts every year at the Annual General Meeting.  These detail the life and mission of the church and its financial position.  You can download the documents below

2018 report          2018 accounts