Welcome to St Paul 's Church, Charlestown
Thank you for visiting our website. This website is intended to give visitors an insight into our parish, our church life and our outreach activities.
The Parish of Charlestown is in the Diocese of Truro in Cornwall and is situated on the south coast of Cornwall , between the town of St Austell and the port of Fowey.
The parish has one church, St Paul's Church, Charlestown, and further information on our church is given elsewhere in this website. We share our priest with the adjacent Parish of Par, Biscovey, St Austell and Tywardreath http://www.tywardreath.org.uk/3ch/standrew.html.
Within the Diocese we are registered as a Fairtrade Parish for the sale and use of tea, coffee and sugar.
We are always delighted to meet new people in our church, whether they are visitors to the area or locals who wish to know more about our worship and the special services that are available for our local parishioners for weddings, Baptisms, Confirmations or Funerals.
The days and times of our regular services are shown on the "Church Services" tab of this website. Please note that these are the normal dates etc but that they are sometimes subject to change. If you plan to come to one of our services, please access the "Parish Diary" Menu Tab which will give details of any occasional amendments.
For Weddings, Baptisms, Confirmations and Funerals, please access the "Weddings etc" tab for further details.
Ensuring that children and young people as well as adults are kept safe whilst in our care is an integral part of our church life. If you have any concerns about safeguarding please contact:
In the Parish:
Georgina Evans, Child Safeguarding Co-ordinator, Tel contact – 01726 813866
Kathy Drew, Vulnerable Adults Co-ordinator, Tel contact - 01726 61045
In the Diocese:
Sarah Acraman Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, 01872 274351
Out of Hours for after 5pm and weekends: 01208 251300
In emergency situation:
Local Authority Children’s Social Care: 0300 123 1116
Local Authority Adult’s Social Care: 0300 1234131