St James, Hope












    Thank you for visiting the website for St James' Church, Hope in Salford

    You can find us just further along Eccles Old Road from Salford Royal Hospital. The postcode for SatNav is M6 8EJ; there is car parking behind the church adjacent to the Community Hall. 

    We will be very pleased to welcome you to church. Our Sunday Morning Service starts at 9:30am ~ it will be good to see you whenever you are able to join us.

    Huge Congratulations to Revd Leila Nikroo who was ordained as a priest at Manchester Cathedral on Saturday, 2nd July 2022. We are very fortunate to have Leila on our Clergy Team alongside Revd Gareth Thomas, who is our Team Vicar wonderfully assisted by Revd Vera Tyldesley, Revd Pamela Manley. Should you wish to contact Gareth to discuss any baptism, wedding or funeral arrangements his telephone number is 07814 166016. 

    We continue to post a service online for those not able to join us in church, please search for the St John Pendlebury and St James Hope Facebook page.

    Our church building is also used by Salford Elim Church who have a service in church starting at 11:30am on a Sunday morning. 

    At St James Hope, we consider ourselves a “work in progress” with many ideas of developing our connections with our local community and are very proud of our welcoming reputation. Our mission statement “HOPE IS WHERE WE ARE AND HOPE IS WHAT WE HAVE!” was not arrived at by chance.

    St James (Hope) Church is a grade II listed building. Built in 1861, in the English Gothic style of the 15th century. There are some magnificent stained glass windows. The West window of St James Church, Hope is of particular interest, being one of the finest examples of the Belgian artist Capronnier.


    At St James Church Hope, follows the practices and procedures as recommended by the Manchester Diocese (Our policies are available to view here). Our current Parish Safeguarding Coordinator is Sylvia McGreal. For any safeguarding concerns please contact Sylvia on 07729 839483




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