St Francis of Assisi Church, Woolbrook

St Francis


Woolbrook Road, Woolbrook, Devon, EX10 9XH. Click for map.

In the light of Government requirements concerning coronavirus - COVID 19 all church buildings are closed temporarily.

The Churchwardens are delighted to announce that, subject to completion of the statutory formalities, the Rev'd Laura Selman will be our next vicar. Her licensing is expected to take place at Sidmouth Parish Church on 5th August. 

St Francis is the parish church of Woolbrook, Sidmouth and has been here since the 1930s when it was a daughter church to the Sidmouth Parish. It became independent as a Parish in 1979.   

The week-day and Sunday services use Common Worship. All Sunday services are with Organist and Choir and celebrants wear vestments.  

Wheelchair access in the church is available but sitting in the wheelchair must be at the back, or at the front, of the church.

The church is open every day. Welcome, be still and wonder. 

Here are  4 of 15 or 16 small trees decorated, raising money for various charities.

Mini Chrstmas Tree

Mini Chrstmas Tree

Mini Chrstmas Tree

Mini Chrstmas Tree


If you have a concern about the safety of someone or the actions of someone working with children or vulnerable adults, please speak to someone:

SERVICES - All Services are suspended until further notice


Maggie Kitson - 01395 515808
Geoff Key - 01395 579120

Weddings & Baptisms
Paula Mills

Hall Bookings
contact Sidmouth Town Band by e-mail


Parking spaces (including disabled parking spaces) beside the church and hall.

Toilets (including disabled toilets) within the church hall.

Disabled access into church and hall is available with no steps, and hard surface from the car park; but sitting in a wheelchair in the church must be at the back or at the front.

Church Hall: next to the church.