Covid-19 lockdown information

Places of Worship, and services available during Covid-19 lockdown

Information updated on 27 November 2021 – hopefully it will be updated whenever we become aware of any changes.

Watford Interfaith Association is holding weekly interfaith prayer and discussion sessions on second and fourth Tuesdays at 8.00pm by Zoom. Participants who wish to are welcome to offer prayers or readings from their own traditions, others join in simply by being present. After the prayers we may have an open discussion on a theme or a speaker on a specific topic followed by the opportunity to ask questions. Contact the secretary for details if you would like to join us.

Buddhism

Amaravati Buddhist Monastery

St Margarets, Hemel Hempstead HP1 3BZ

QFRH+V7 Hemel Hempstead

amaravati.org

01442 842455

Also on YouTube

Christianity

 Beechen Grove Baptist Church

Clarendon Road, WD17 1JJ

bgbaptist.org.uk

http://www.bgbaptist.org.uk/services-videos/

Worship Service Live Stream ONLY on Sundays at 10:30 – 11:30

Christ First

Westfield Academy, Croxley View, WD18 6NS

Https://www.x1church.com

Online gathering.  Sundays 11am using Zoom 

Church Office : 183 Muirfield Road, South Oxhey,

Watford, WD19 6JE

office@x1church.com

07825 329 564

Cornerstone Church

119a Vicarage Road, WD18 0BY

https://www.cornerstonechurchwatford.co.uk

Sunday Gatherings have now resumed at Cornerstone !

Our gatherings take place each Sunday morning and evening. The morning service is more traditional and starts at 10.30 am.

The evening service is geared for families and for those who are involved in sport on a Sunday morning. Our evening gathering starts at 5pm.

More information on their website.

Derby Road Baptist Church

Derby Road, WD17 2AH

Sundays at 11am in person and 6pm currently online

Elim Pentecostal Church

St Albans Road, WD24 5BD

 Sunday morning services at 9am // 11am and 6pm

On Facebook

On You Tube channel http://www.facebook.com/dementiafriendlywatford/photos/a.113144223486293/168836497917065/?type=3&scmts=scwspsdd&extid=8JwpbtFUmJmeHqzY

Garston Community Church

816 St Albans Rd, Watford WD25 9FL

01923 677386 

Email. office@garstoncommunitychurch.co.uk

Main service begins at 10.30am on Sunday.

BIBLE STUDY ONLINE Each Wednesday 7.30pm .

 Holy Rood Catholic Church

Exchange Road/Market Street, WD18 0PJ. 

5 Sunday services at Holy Rood  (numbers may be limited)

Local livestreamed services

Quakers 

150 Church Road,

Watford,

WD17 4QB

01923 237089

Blended (online and in person) Meeting for Worship, including online children’s meeting most weeks (in person at the meeting house on 2nd Sundays), every week on Sundays at 10.30 am contact clerk for online link or turn up at the meeting house

and online Wednesday lunchtime at 12.15 – contact clerk for the link

Further information is available here  

Soul Survivor

Warehouse 5-7, Greycaine Road, WD24 7GP 

https://www.soulsurvivorwatford.co.uk

We have four services each week: 9.15am, 11.30am, 4pm and 6.30pm and we livestream our 11.30am service on our YouTube channel.

We have children’s work for 3-11 year olds at our 9.15am, 11.30am and 4pm services.

Stanborough Park Seventh-day Adventist Church

609 St Albans Road

WD25 9JL

Minister: Terry Messenger 07879 454267

tmessenger@secadventist.org.uk

 Traditional Service 11am Saturday

Contemporary Service 11am Saturday

 Numbers are still limited to 200 and singing – masked – is permitted. It is no longer necessary to book, just turn up!

 Visit:

http://stanboroughpark.adventistchurch.org.uk

St Luke’s Church

Langley Way, WD17 3EG

Details here

Sunday Services 10.30am  In person and livestreamed  6.30pm in person only

Tuesday Communion 10-11am

No need to pre-book. Strict social distancing.

St Mary’s Church

1 Church Street, WD18 0EG

Open for worship services:

Every Sunday 10.30am

also 1st, 3rd 5th Sundays 9am and 1st Sundays 5.30pm and some weekdays

More details

St Michael’s Church

Mildred Avenue, WD18 7DY

Sunday morning 9.30am and Thursday morning 10am In person and livestreamed

More details here

To see how the church has been made covid secure click here

St Andrew’s Watford

Church Road

WATFORD

WD17 4PY

Church Telephone: 07868 120253

Telephone 01923 222757

Sundays 10-12 noon

10am Private prayer, 10.30 Service of the Word, 10.55 Service of Holy Communion 11.20 Private prayer, 12noon close. Please join or leave whenever you choose.

 More details here

Wellspring Church

1 Wellspring Way, WD17 2AH

Sundays 10.30am in person and online (also available to watch afterwards)

More information here

Email or phone:   prayer@wellspring-church.org

   or   07858 147465

Woodside Community Church,

The Brow, Woodside

Watford, WD25 7NW.

United Kingdom

01923 465114

Join onsite or online to celebrate most Sunday Mornings

Click here for more details and here for youtube

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Hempstead Road 

WD17 3NB Watford 

Hertfordshire England

01923 816540

www.lds.org.uk

Their broadcasts can be watched on https://www.comeuntochrist.org/blog/prophets-speak-today

Hinduism

Hare Krishna Temple

Hare Krishna Bhaktivedanta 

Hilfield Lane,  Aldenham, WD23 8HE

bhaktivedantamanor.co.uk

Fully open from 4th October 2021.Details available here

Velmurugan Temple

The Owls Bowls Club, Horseshoe Lane

Watford, WD25 7HH

01923 673571

Temple open daily from 11.30am – 2pm and from 6-8pm

More information here

For services, contact temple@watfordvelmurugan.org

Shree Swaminarayan Temple – 

19 Wood Ln, London HA7 4LF

020 8954 0205

https://www.swaminarayansatsang.com

Now open for all personal prayers. All COVID-19 government and temple guidelines should be followed.

Mon – Sun

Morning 6.30am – 12noon Evening 3.30pm – 9pm

Aarti times

Mon – Fri 9.30am & 7pm Weekends 9.30am & 5.30pm

Islam

Watford Mosque and Welfare Association

Cambridge Road, Watford

Hertfordshire, WD18 0GJ 

Tel: 01923 245367

Operating as normal from 19 July 2021 but please continue to take precautions against the spread of COVID.

More information here

North Watford Mosque

167 North Western Avenue, Watford

Hertfordshire WD25 0AQ 

Tel: 01923 682325

Jainism

SRMD London Spiritual Centre

6 Falconer Rd, Bushey WD23 3AD

shrimadrajchandramission.org

07591 083156

 anyone with any queries or needing any assistance during this time can contact  them on london.events@srmd.org.

Judaism

Watford and District Synagogue

16 Nascot Road, WD17 4YE

https://www.watfordsynagogue.org.uk

Telephone: 01923 222755

Email: WADs Admin

Subscribe  to their channel on YouTube.

Radlett Reform Synagogue@radlettreform

You can join our services via our live stream, whether it’s our regular weekly services on a Friday night at 6:30pm or Saturday morning at 10:30am, or even some of our festival or high holyday services.

More information here

Northwood and Pinner Liberal Synagogue

18-24 Oaklands Gate

Northwood

HA6 3AA

Tel: 01923 822 592

In person and online Shabbat services on Fridays/ Saturdays, plus other services for specific festivals. To attend in person you need to register here. To join online click here.

Email: admin@npls.org.uk   

Sikhism

Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha

48 Kings Close, WD18 0UB

https://www.sgsswatford.org has a lot of information

on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Watford-Singh-Sabha-Gurdwara-163616493722431/ 

 https://instagram.com/sgsswatford?igshid=15sq51lk8d8l – Instagram (@SgssWatford):

 https://twitter.com/SgssWatford?s=09 – Twitter

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfsmuJ4qZc8UjNlpYJkBIVw – Watford

Watford Town Centre Chaplaincy

is available to support anyone who usually works in Watford town centre or is currently working from home. We appreciate the unprecedented pressure on everyone at this time. The Lead Chaplain is David Scourfield to discuss anything which is worrying you click here for contact details.