The Watersmete Benefice

The Watersmete Benefice – Opening of our Churches

The churches in the Benefice are open for private prayer on the following days:

Nassington:  Thursday 9.30-10.30am with Communion service at 9.30am

Yarwell: Tuesday 5-6pm – including Compline at 5.30 pm

Wansford: Wednesday 10am – noon including Morning Prayer at 10 am.

Thornhaugh: Friday 10am – 2pm  please phone Stuart Foreman 01780 783220 or Liz Kemp 01780 782333 for access

Services are being held each Sunday across the Benefice. For details please see the Services page.


Jesus said, “My peace I give you.”

Please do contact the vicar with any questions or comments:

Rev Jane Tailby  01780 782271

The Watersmete Benefice consists of the villages of Apethorpe, Nassington, Thornhaugh, Wansford, Woodnewton and Yarwell. Rev Jane Tailby is the Vicar of the Benefice. If you wish to contact Jane, she can be contacted at the Vicarage at 34 Station Road in Nassington,, or by phone 01780 782271. Friday is her day off.

For further information please click on one of the links below:

Our Parishes:
Thornhaugh and Wansford

Other Information:
Safeguarding Policies
Contact the Benefice Office