Welcome to the churches of the United Benefice of Blackwell and Tibshelf, part of Hardwick Deanery in Derby Diocese.


Please take a look around to find more about St Werburgh’s and St John the Baptist’s.

Information can be found about our churches should you wish to hold a wedding or baptism, and there are details of regular activities and seasonal events.

You can get in touch with us on the Contact page. We are also on Facebook so please do add us as a friend and follow our page to keep up to date with what’s going on.

We are always delighted to welcome newcomers to any service and there is lots going on to suit all ages and interests.

If you have questions about the Church of England you can find its website here. 

A Church Near You has information about churches in your area as well as information about accessibility and local contact details.

If you have a Safeguarding concern relating to these churches please contact the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor Julian Hodgson on 01332 388678.

If you have immediate concerns about someone please contact the police or your Local Authority safeguarding team.