Welcome to St. Thomas a Becket

COVID-19 UPDATE (5th November 2020)

Although worship in church is temporarily suspended, we are still here to offer support, please contact the churchwarden who will be happy to hear from you……

Following the latest Government guidance, our church is closed again for public worship until 2nd DecemberAs during the previous lockdown Rev Ian Johnston and his wife have kindly offered to lead a service every Sunday via zoom at 11.00am. (Remembrance Sunday will start at 10.30am).

The zoom joining instructions are as follows: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86105855908?pwd=WUx5T2dRZnhXN1ViY3hPNU5KNTN3QT09

Meeting ID: 861 0585 5908

Passcode: 556827


WelcomeSt Thomas a Becket is a Church of England parish church serving the village community of Hampsthwaite in the beautiful Nidderdale countryside beyond central Harrogate. We are a dedicated worshipping community with a welcoming Sunday School, an enthusiastic choir and a wide range of groups and activities. Click on the various links to see what we hope to offer you.

We hope you find what you are looking for on these pages and we would be delighted to welcome you, whether as a visitor or to join us in worship and fellowship.

The joint Benefice comprises the parishes of St. Thomas a Becket, Hampsthwaite with Felliscliffe & St. Thomas the Apostle, Killinghall and St. James, Birstwith.