Lots is happening at St Nicolas

We hope if you visit St Nicolas for the first time you will feel welcome and would love for you to join us for worship or for one of the many activities going on here. If you have any questions please give us a ring, send an e mail or call in for a cuppa we are open daily from 9:30am -3:30pm Tea, Coffee and Biscuits are there for you to enjoy.


Bishop Andrew led a wonderful service on Thursday 7th March where 5 young people from our Focus youth group… Rachel, Alistair, Sophie, Robert and Thomas and Pat Holloway from our Parish were confirmed.

WE ARE NOW LOOKING FORWARD TO A FULL IMMERSION BAPTISM  on SAT MARCH 30th at 6pm where Johanna, Caitlin and Ruby are to be baptised in church in the new  portable baptistery – every one is welcome


The “Conservation Volunteers” supported by Earley Charity are helping us develop our grounds and anyone from our community who would like to be involved is more than welcome to come and join in! We are meeting every other week 23rd Feb, 9th March, 23rd March and 6th April.

If you want to be informed of whats happening and would like to come and help or join in with the grounds club please let us know on office@stnicolas.org.uk or just turn up and join in! 


EVERY WEDNESDAY 3:15-5:15 pm. This is for young people who go to secondary school and is free and a safe place with youth workers on hand from JAC (charity Just Around the Corner) to supervise. Here are Carol, Elaine and Pat helping to put together the football table and our first “customer” with Sam Ruck from Trinity and Chris Doughty from Brookside making this a truly combined effort.  






NEW SEATED EXERCISE GROUP Mondays every week £3 at 14:15 with refreshments afterwards. 


Is a new worship service is on the 1st Sunday of the month – an informal time of prayer, worship and sharing how God is working in our lives. We meet at 5:30 pm for a cuppa.  The first one took place on Feb 3rd in the St Nicolas Centre Pat Dummer Hall and we had 16 people. Comments after the service included “it felt like there was space in the service” ” i enjoyed praying with other people” “it was nice to share together” ” the music worked well” “God’s spirit was definitely present”  If you want to try it out then please come along to our next one on March 3rd. talk to Neil or Helen (helen@warwick.email), Andy or Miriam Barlow if you want to know more or just come along


Wokingham Borough Council are sponsoring Eat4Health – a set of 10 sessions here at ST NIicolas Centre… more details to follow

Caring for People

At St Nicolas we seek to support each other through the ups and downs of life. If you would welcome a chat or a visit or with someone from our Care Team, or if you would like to receive home communion or would simply like someone to pray with you please  call the Parish Office on 0118 966 9080 – we would love to help. Read More…


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Times of Worship & Services


8am      Holy Communion quieter service with more space and stillness, prayers and a talk
10am    Holy Communion livelier service with fantastic groups for children and young people

1st Sunday of every month
4-6pm People Prayers and Potatoes – worship for the young, and young at heart with craft, prayer and a jacket potato lunch


11am Holy Communion 


Upcoming Events

Church/Hall Hire

Church/Hall Hire

We now have a church, hall and other rooms in the heart of Earley for use by groups, organisations and individuals.

find out how to book here 



Everyone in our Parish is welcome to have their children christened at Nicolas. We also welcome adults who want to be baptised.
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You’re welcome to marry at St Nicolas whether or not you are baptised and whether or not you go to church.
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A funeral marks the close of a human life on earth. It is the opportunity for friends and family to express their grief, to give thanks for the life which has now completed its journey in this world.
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Get in touch

St Nicolas Church, Sutcliffe Avenue, Earley, Reading, RG6 7JN

Telephone 0118 966 9080 Email us here ›

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