St John’s Sharow

Christ, Community, Creation

St John’s Sharow is an inclusive, accessible Church of England church in the Diocese of Leeds.

Situated in a village on the edge of Ripon, it is part of Ripon Cathedral Benefice.

The church serves Sharow, including Ure Bank, and the surrounding villages of Copt Hewick, Marton le Moor, Hutton Conyers and Bridge Hewick.

CONGRATULATIONS to Revd Ruth on her

appointment as Archdeacon of Carlisle

Weekly Church Activities

NB see forthcoming events to the right of this page or scroll down on a phone plus tap or click on Our Services and Activities


Open Church

When not in use, the Church building is open each day 10am to 4pm

(Please note that, in order to conserve heat and energy, during the colder weather the oak doors of the South entrance will be kept shut during the day.  This means that an independent wheelchair user needs to make prior arrangement to gain entry – 07762558639)


Occasional Offices and Pastoral Care


Baptisms and Weddings Enquiries

Contact Revd Ruth Newton on 07805265171







Please contact an undertaker in the first instance.


Care of the sick, dying or bereaved

. For urgent enquires please ring 07805265171.

If there is no answer the quickest way to get a response is to text.

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