Harthill Deanery

Harthill Deanery lies at the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds, around the market town of Driffield. The villages of Wetwang, Fridaythorpe and Fimber are some of the highest villages in the Diocese, standing over 500 feet above sea level. Find out more about the churches in Harthill Deanery here.

Archbishop Sentamu’s 6-month Pilgrimage of Prayer, Witness and Blessing continues in the heart of the Yorkshire Wolds, where he met people in and around the market town of Driffield from 2- 7 February 2016. The Archbishop is interviewed about his Pilgrimage at Garton Church of England Primary School

The Archbishop spoke to Judi Murden (BBC Radio Humberside) about the importance of churches, schools and local businesses in rural communities at a Coffee Praise event at St Andrew’s Church in Middleton on the Wolds whilst on his Pilgrimage of Prayer Witness & Blessing. Listen here to the Archbishop’s interview (original programme http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03gq4kv)

2nd February 2016

9.00am Pilgrimage Prayers at St Peter’s, Langtoft. At 11.45am visit B & F Potatoes and Bannisters Farm Shop, Butterwick. At 2.00pm visit Kings Mill Special School. Joining 2nd Driffield Scouts Group in the evening.


3rd February 2016

8.50am meet with parents at Driffield CofE School. Leave around 9.15am to walk to All Saints, Driffield for Pilgrimage Prayers and Eucharist at 9.30am. Visit Burton Agnes CofE School at 11.30am. 1.45pm Pilgrimage Prayers at St Martin's Church, Burton Agnes. 2.30pm Walk around Burton Agnes village.

5th February 2016

9.30am Pilgrimage Prayers at St Andrew’s, Middleton on the Wolds. Followed by 10.30am informal worship and refreshments. Leave around 12.10pm to walk to the Robin Hood Inn, Middleton on the Wolds. Visit Garton-on-the-Wolds CofE Primary School. School Awards in Garton Church. 3.30pm tea and Pilgrimage Prayers at the school. Leave around 4.00pm to walk to R K Atkinson Ltd.


6th February 2016

9.30am Pilgrimage Prayers at All Saints, Driffield. Leave around 10.30am to walk around Driffield town centre. Meet at 2.00pm at Thixendale Church to walk around the village then 3.00pm Pilgrimage Prayers at Thixendale Village Hall.


7th February 2016

10.00am Eucharist at St Peter’s, Langtoft. 2.15pm Meet at Nafferton Church to walk around the village. Calling in at Wansford, Skerne, Hutton Cranswick. 6.00pm BCP Evening Prayer at St Mary’s Church, Watton.