The A453 Churches takes in the 5 villages along the A453, Barton-in-Fabis, Gotham, Kingston-on-Soar, Ratcliffe-on-Soar, and Thrumpton.
To see where we are and to get directions, click on the blue pin in the map below and then in the panel that opens up, select the direction arrow in the top right, or the ”View in Google Maps“ link.
Parking at all our churches is on the main road and they are all accessible by disabled users. There are a couple of steps at the entrance of the churches in Barton, Kingston and Ratcliffe, but ramps are available. Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) are very welcome.
Each church has stained glass (except Ratcliffe) and an organ. Bibles, large print hymn books and guidebooks are available in each of the churches.
By Train: All our churches are only a short taxi ride from East Midlands Parkway train station.
By Plane: We are only 7 miles (approximately) from East Midlands Airport.
By Boat: Redhill Marina is in our parish and only minutes away from Ratcliffe church.
Please note: Only Gotham has a toilet in the church, which includes baby changing facilities; and Ratcliffe church does not have any heating either, so please do wrap up warm in the winter months.