high-altar3St Mary’s is proud of its strong musical tradition. Members of the 30 strong choir sings for the main 9.30 service each Sunday and for a full “cathedral style” Choral Evensong on the second and fourth Sundays of each month.

There is a dedicated music website for St Mary’s.


Walford Church music group plays for services from time to time, with a particularly impressive contribution each Christmas Eve. Contact Wendy Alston


Bell ringing – The eight bells of St Mary’s are rung each Sunday before the 09:30 service. They also ring for weddings and special occasions. Practice night is Tuesday, come to the tower if you are interested in finding out more. The entrance is via the small door at the back of the church. Contact Roman Sadowski