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Church of St Wilfrid

13 Rectory Lane, Standish, Wigan, England
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Peaceful and soothing place with the bonus of interesting insights into local history.

Very popular church particularly with wedding couples as the attractive setting embodies an... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
222Greg
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Standish, United Kingdom
Good food honest prices

Can't fault it everything you want from an Indian takeaway. service with a smile wouldn't go a miss... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Stephen G
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7 Nov 2017
“Peaceful and soothing place with the bonus of interesting insights into local history.”
18 Sep 2017
“Good food honest prices ”
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13 Rectory Lane, Standish, Wigan, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very popular church particularly with wedding couples as the attractive setting embodies an appropriate air of continuity and enduring stability. Victorian restoration work blends well with pre-reformation origins.. Anyone interested in heraldry will enjoy the wide range of local examples...look out for the small explanatory...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Can't fault it everything you want from an Indian takeaway. service with a smile wouldn't go a miss but I suppose you can't have everything. recommend the set meal for one it easily does two people.

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

St wilfreds is a very old church with lots of character and it welcomes everyone lots of historical things to view

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We used to live on Church Street where the church is situated up until about 2 months ago and one of the main reasons we moved is because the congregation clog up the roads, park on double yellows and across what was, our driveway so...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

St Wilfs is my local church and you don't appreciate how attractive it is unless you actually go. The stained glass windows are beautiful and look even better when the sun shines through.

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

The essence of any church is the people within. The present vicar is a delightful and extremeky pleasant as St Wilfrids responds to changing times. However, it is the lay people, women and men who have served the Church fort decades that truly make St...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2016

only quick visit my seven year old found it interesting lovely old church hope to return one day soon

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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have been going to this church for many different occasions for as long as I can remember. It is old and traditional, with a beautiful alter. The members hold great services for all occasions, as well as the weekly services. Very warm and welcoming.

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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful large church which is well maintained. Set in the heart of standish it is easily accessible with parking.

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

I have the pleasure of driving past this daily. The grounds are open for walking around In the day time. The church is open to visitors at selected times.

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Response from Allan M | Reviewed this property |
Not amazing. The Church Hall next to the church has a small car park. Church street can park cars too.
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