Advent 1 – 3rd December at 10.00am Nativity    – 10th December at 2.30pm – Advent 2 Advent 3 – 17th December at 10.00am (No afternoon service or Wow Church) Candlelight Carol Service – 17th December at 6.30pm Advent 4 – 24th December at 10.00am Crib Service – 24th December at 2.30pm Christmas Day – 25th […]

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The Weekend of Friday 8th, Saturday 9th, and Sunday 10th September 2017 we are hoping to hold a Flower Festival at New Chapel United Reformed Church in Horwich celebrating 300 years of worshiping at the present site. We have a just giving page titled ‘New Chapel URC’ to raise the  £3,000  needed to hold the […]

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Winter Bazaar at New Chapel URC

On Saturday 3rd December a Winter Bazaar will be held from 11.00am till 2.00pm at New Chapel URC.  Tickets are £3.00 (including light refreshment).  Pre-loved clothes, shoes and accessories; Good as new household and personal items; Plants, shrubs, flowers and wreaths; Bespoke crafts, cards and artwork; Toiletries, fragrances and cosmetics; Fresh home baking, preserves and […]

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A Floral Afternoon Tea

On Wednesday 25th May 2016 at 2pm a Floral Afternoon Tea will be held. There will be demonstrations of Flower Arranging by Carol Jones from Horwich Floral Art Society, which will be raffled off at the end of the afternoon.  A light tea will be served after the demonstration.  This is an opening event to […]

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  New Chapel Cafe   will be closed over Christmas and New Year                                                                                                    Re-Opens Saturday 9th January 2016 at 10am    

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                         Friday 11th December Carol Sing-along Linda and John’s with mulled wine and nibbles 7.30pm Sunday 20th December Nativity Service 10.00am Sunday 20th December Candlelight Carol Service 6.30pm Thursday 24th December Crib and Costume Service 4.30pm Friday 25th December Christmas Day Service 10.00am  

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Linda will be running another York Course entitled ‘Making Room’  Sessions will be at Linda’s house on Wednesdays 10am till 12 noon OR 7pm till 9pm Dates are as follows  25th November, 2nd, 9th, 16th December 2015 If you could let Linda know you are coming or just turn up

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Cafe in the Fields

Our project ‘Cafe in the Fields’ has been running for six months now and we have had quite a few visitors.  Many walkers with dogs have called in for a coffee.  Some church members bring their knitting and sit and chat over their toasted teacakes with their lattes, teas, coffees.  Some friends bring their grandchildren […]

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Cafe in the Fields

A new project is to be launched this Saturday April 18th at New Chapel church called Café in the Fields.  The café will be open between 10 and 12.30 and will provide a variety of hot drinks, tea cakes, toast and a selection of cakes.  It is to be a Faith café so there will be […]

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LET YOUR LIGHT SHINE! Latest Pictures from the New Horizons service

Prayer Balloons were released at the New Horizons Service at St.George’s Ecumenical church, Westhoughton on Sunday 29th June to mark the end of a colourful and vibrant service on the theme ‘Let your Light Shine!’ Young people and adults prepared Candle Streamers!                Decorated Cakes!                   Created […]

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         Yes, that’s right – Cake Mix worship! Our next New Horizons service will be on March 30th Mothering Sunday, 10.30 am at Deane URC.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The theme will be ‘HANDS THAT CARE’ and it’s Cake Mix because there are many ingredients which will make a tasty feast of worship. Craft ………….. Cooking ……………….. […]

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Time for celebration! New Horizons Christmas party!

The Toy and Tree service at Bethel church, Westhoughton on Sunday 8th December was well attended and a representative from Bolton Lions came to collect the numerous toys under the tree donated by church members.   Following the service, young people from all the churches in the pastorate came together for a Christmas party.  Party games […]

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Congratulations to Ruth and Jon on the birth of baby Dottie!

The Youngest and the Oldest members at New Chapel

Ruth, baby and Nellie

You are invited to:

John’s Sing a Long on Friday October 11th at 147 Claypool Road 7.30 pm.  Please bring a contribution for supper.  Contact John on 01204 696424

Chewing it Over on Wednesday October 16th 6.30 pm. in the School buildings. Chewing it Over
An opportunity to explore an aspect of the Christian faith in a relaxed and informal setting.  The session will be led by Sally on the subject of Prayer ‘Who Prays today’.  Please bring a contribution to a meal shared together at 6.30 pm.  Everyone very welcome.  Contact Sally on 01204 693058


Bolton Little Theatre Trip on Friday November 8th to see George Bernard Shaw’s “Arms and the Man” at 7.30 pm at the Forge Theatre.  6.30 pm for buffet supper with glass of wine. Inclusive cost for ticket £18    Contact Margaret  Tel: 01257 482445 or Dorothy Tel:   01204 841620                                                          

Signature Banner

Come and sign your name, marriage date, children’s birthday’s etc. on New Chapel’s Signature Banner.  You will be provided with a 10″ square of material to write your details on, and this will be embroidered for posterity.  Choose your square in the Church Hall any Sunday or Monday and Wednesday afternoons.  Or, if you are unable to get to the church, you can write your details  on a piece of paper and post to New Chapel URC, New Chapel Lane, Horwich and we will transfer it to the material for you.  When completed the banner will be hung in the church.  For more information contact Dorothy 01204 841620.

Coming soon!  Dolls House Group

New Chapel is to have its own dolls house group in the school hall.  We will be making our own houses from kits, sharing knowledge and generally enjoying ourselves.  If you would like to join us please contact Maureen Swift on 01204 695375 for more details.  Beginners are more than welcome.