- Thank you for visiting our website.Using the menus above or by clicking on the banner images, you can find out all about the living church of St Mary's which is located at the heart of the market town of Market Drayton in North Shropshire. Whether you want to find out more about God's work in Market Drayton, are looking for a thriving Christian community in the area, planning a visit to the town, or re-discovering the joys of time spent here we hope to see you.Keep up to date with what is happening at St Mary's by following us on Facebook or the calendar. We hope to see you soon.Please use the enquiry form which can be found in 'Connect' if you have any queries about Baptisms, Weddings or Funerals at St Mary's.The Church is open and staffed every day. Come and pray or just look around between 11am and 1pm (10am to 2pm on Wednesdays, which is Market Day.) There is a bookshop with a range of Christian books and some Fair Trade goods. We also have a lovely ring of 8 bells dating back to 1700. Practice Night is Wednesday at 7.30pm.
We are very close to the Shropshire Union Canal and we welcome all boaters to our Services. You can't miss us, just look for the Tower!
The Diocese of Lichfield and the Church of England treats the duty of care it owes to children and vulnerable people entrusted into our care very seriously.
The safety and security of children and vulnerable people is of the utmost importance policies are part of the processes that have been adopted to ensure that everyone taking part in activities in our churches may do so in a loving, caring and safe atmosphere.
You can read our parish policy here as well as a link to the Dicoese of Lichfield safeguarding pages.