Forthcoming services in the three churches:


8th December (Advent 2)


Kensworth: 10.30am Family Christingle Service

Kensworth: 2.00pm Carols for the Bereaved

Studham: 10.30am Holy Communion Modern

Whipsnade: 9.00am Holy Communion Modern


15th December (Advent 3)


Kensworth: 4.00pm Carol Service

Studham: 10.30am Family Christingle Service

Whipsnade: 9.00am Family Christingle Service


22nd December (Advent 4)


Studham: 10.30am Holy Communion for the last Sunday of Advent


24th December (Christmas Eve)


Kensworth: 3.00pm Crib Service

Studham: 4.30pm Carol Service

Studham: 11.15pm Midnight Mass

Whipsnade: 6.00pm Carol Service


25th December (Christmas Day)


Whipsnade: 9.30am Christmas Day Holy Communion


29th December (1st Sunday of Christmas)


Kensworth: 10.30am Holy Communion for the First Sunday of Christmas

Holy Communion is in traditional or modern language form as shown. You are all welcome to receive communion at these services, or you may choose to come to the altar rail for a blessing.


FIRST STEPS: A short service for babies and toddlers and their carers is on Friday 13th December at 2.00pm in Kensworth Church Hall, Clayhall Road


KENSWORTH MESSY CHURCH: There is no Messy Church in Kensworthin January. The next one is on Friday 14th February



Sunday services are at 10.30am

8th December: Holy Communion led by the Reverend Wallace Edwards

15th December: United Service at Edlesborough led by Reverend Nigel Bibbings

22nd December: Worship led by Mr Peter Baker. All welcome. Refreshments afterwards.

25th December: Christmas Day Service led by Mrs Elisabeth Bibbings

29th December: United Service at Eaton Bray. Worship led by Mr Peter Baker.


GROWING TOGETHER: There will be no meetings until March 2020


STUDHAM MESSY CHURCH: Friday 17th January from 3.15pm onwards in Studham Methodist Church



Sunday services are held at 10.00am except where shown

8th December: The service will be led by Mr Len Fowler

22nd December: Carol Service at 3.00pm with Reverend Stuart Dyer

25th December: Christmas Day Service at 9.30am led by Miss Linda Hillier

About Us

The churches of St Mary the Virgin, Kensworth, St Mary the Virgin, Studham and St Mary Magdalene, Whipsnade are in the Deanery of Dunstable in the Diocese of St Albans.

Our Vicar is the Reverend Nicola Lenthall.

T: 01582-872223



For more information about our churches please use the link above.

To visit us

Kensworth Church:

Church End, LU6 3RA


Studham Church:

Church Road, LU6 2NW


Whipsnade Church:

The Green, LU6 2LL