The Parish Church of St James is situated in St James Road.  Northampton. NN55LE,  approximately 1.5 kilometres west  north  west  of the Town Centre of Northampton in an area of St James known locally as  'Jimmy's End'.

The Parish of St James has a diverse population, from many ethnic backgrounds and traditions and has strong ties with other local churches in the area and St James Church of England Voluntary Aided  Primary School. There is a healthy fellowship with surroundings churches of other denominations.St James is also the home of the Northampton Rugby  Football Club, known as 'The Saints who's home ground  is just a few hundred metres west of the Church.

The Saints was formed at the end of the 19th century by the then curate of St James Church.

Nearby  is also the home of the Northampton Town's Football Club, 'The Cobblers' who have their home  ground at the Sixfields  Stadium two kilometres South West of the Church.



Members of the St James Parish Team

Priest-in-Charge: The Rev'd Philip Bowden. 01604 461780

To arrange weddings baptisms or banns, come to the church Saturday 10:30am-11:30am.

Magazine Editor: Mrs Sue Hart

Church Wardens:

Mrs Jill Goodman. 01604464668

Mrs Sandra Oxborough

PCC Secretary: Mrs Nicola Oxborough

Treasurer. Mrs Margaret Deacon

Covenant Secretary: Mrs Sandra Oxborough

PCC Lay Chairman: Mr Geoff Tew

Web master:- Dave Wilson





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