St Anne's, Sale, Cheshire, UK
Church of England, Diocese of Chester
About our Parish (Population: c. 20,000)
Sale is a dormitory town to Manchester. There are some local businesses; but many who live here work in the wider North West, making use of the great transport links. Our Parish is tasked with engaging the local communities with the reality of God’s mission. It’s a great vocation and one we seek to live up to, by God’s grace, with joy, humour and love.
We have two Churches: St Anne’s, in the centre of the Parish (off Northenden Road), and St Francis’, in the centre of Sale Moor estate.
Sale: St Anne
St Anne’s Church, Sale, serves the people of Sale and Sale Moor. We are a largish, friendly Anglican Church with a variety of worship styles. Style of worship: ‘central’. We offer ministry for all ages during the week. For details, see “A Church Near You”. We have a Church School which draws parents and pupils from across our town.
Sale: St Francis
Although not providing regular Sunday worship, this Christian Community serves the people of Sale Moor. The Hall is used for a variety of local and community activities. For details, see “A Church Near You”.
For Parish enquiries please contact:
The Revd Julian Heaton, Vicar,
St Anne’s Vicarage,
Church Road West,
Sale, M33 3GD
0161 973 4145
A history of the Parish Church.
St Anne’s Church, Sale, was opened for worship in 1854. In 2006, it celebrated the 150th anniversary of its Consecration.
This website brings together some of the history of the Church, and Parish (including its daughter Church, St Francis’, and Primary School).
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To see some photographs of our Church, both the Church of today and the Church of yester-year, then View my Photo Album
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