Visit Us

Visit Us

Where to find us

We are located in the village of Barrow on Trent in South Derbyshire.

St Wilfrid’s Church
Church Lane
DE73 7HB

There is no parking outside the church but there is a car park located a short walk away at The Susie Dixon Memorial Park on Twyford Road. (opposite the Village Hall)

Our opening times

The church will be open and stewarded between 2.00 pm and 4.00 pm on Wednesdays and Saturdays between the beginning of April and the end of October each year.  This is in addition to all of the other events in the church in our programme.

St Wilfrid’s Church is also open to visitors during all of our advertised events; just look for the flag in the churchyard to say that the church is open.  In addition, the services each month are advertised on the website and the church noticeboard – you are welcome to come in for a look around before and after the main service.

For security reasons, we are not able to leave the church open and unattended.  However, you can always email on to book a visit if you would like to tour the church. 

Your Self-Guided tour of St Wilfrid’s

If you scan this QR code (below) with your phone you will be taken to a page to download the i-beacon tour app. This app will give you a guided tour around St Wilfrid’s when you visit pointing out areas of interest and facts about the building and its former life. To use: open the i-beacon app then hold your phone over the black shield shaped info signs and you will find lots more information.  For more information about our self-guided tour click HERE.

Below is a copy of our leaflet which also gives you lots of information about the history of the church and interesting details to look out for on your visit. (you can also save a copy of this leaflet to your PC or phone)

Get in touch

Booking enquiries:
To enquire about booking the church for your event or to ask the team a question please email

Heritage Events
If you would like to offer your services as a volunteer for our events or have an idea of an event you’d like to work with us on email

General enquiries
Email or call Anne Heathcote on 07887 656948.


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  1. My ancestry line is the Bancrofts and many are said to have died there. Do you have burial records from the 1600 to 1700s? My daughter and I are coming fom the US in May and would love to be in contact with someone about researching our roots in your community. Thanks, Ruth Densey

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