St Francis of Assisi Church, Woolbrook


St Francis church

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

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.

In the light of Government requirements concerning coronavirus - COVID 19 all visitors must wear face coverings when visiting the church.

Forthcoming events

Due to the latest lockdown the church will be closed apart from the service on Sunday.

Thursday 3rd June 16:00 Corpus Christi

Sunday 5th June 09:30 Eucharist 

Sunday  12th June 09:30 Eucharist 

Sunday 19th June 09:30 Eucharist 

Sunday 26th June 09:30 Eucharist 

* A booking system has been introduced for the Sunday services, to reserve a place please contact Ron Peppin 0n 01395 578306 or click here.

The week-day and Sunday services use Common Worship. 

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

St Francis church from the entrance

St Francis church from the Altar


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:

Rev Laura Selman - 01395 515 076 - or click here

Maggie Kitson - 01395 515808
Geoff Key - 01395 579120

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.