St Andrew's Parish Church - Shalford EssexSt Andrews Church Shalford Essex



Almost every generation has left its mark on our ancient St Andrew Parish Church which serves this small village of about 750 people. In all probability, the present building was erected on the site of an earlier Norman structure, as is evidenced by the clasping buttresses on the lower part of the Tower, indicating a 12th century origin. 


June 2016 refurbishment of church organ commences >>more<<


St Andrew's Shalford, welcomes all visitors and various leaflets about the church and contents are available within the porch 

 church memorialbook




 Memorial Book



For a very small charge a memorial book is available to record lost loved ones and is always on display inside the main entrance.

Contact Church Wardens for more information








St Andrew's Church available for :- Christenings, Weddings, Blessings, Funerals

PCC Contacts 2017 :-

Parish Priest:- Rev Colin Wilson BTh

The Vicarage, Bardfield Road

Finchingfield Braintree, CM7 4JRT:- 01371 810309

Agricultural Chaplain

Rev Janet E Nicholls T:- 01371 851317

Captain of Bell Tower

Michael Mason T:- 01371 850125 

Church Wardens:-

Barry Vincent T:- 01371 851423


Miss Lizzie Craig T:- 01371 811218

Voluntary Organist

Helen Marr, Richard Web and Janet Dyson

Parochial Church Council Secetary:- Sylvia Lester

Wades Gardens, Ewen Bridge Lane, Shalford T:- 01371 850211

Safeguarding Representative

Ann Singleton T:- 01371 850918


Barbara Mavis

Helen B Willey T:- 01371 850376

Beverley Vincent T:- 01371 851423

Johnathan K Buckley T:- 01371 851013

Margaret A Smith T:- 01371 850488

John H Burrow T:- 01371 8505777

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Active supporters:- St Andrew Shalford, has an active group of supporters known as 'Friends of St Andrew's Church' [FOSTAC]. 

FOSTAC was formed in 2006 as a non religious group to raise funds for the improvement of facilities within the church. Membership which is open to all, visit >>