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Sunday 1st July – Baptism Service! Always great to see new believer’s showing public confession of their faith and new life in Jesus Christ. This will be hosted at Leigh Baptist Church,  35 Vernon Street, off Church Street, Leigh WN7 1BH


24th April – It is with great sadness to inform you that our dear friend and true servant of the Lord, Margaret Brown has died. We deeply mourn the loss of her wonderful friendship, encouragement and support, yet we celebrate that she is now in the loving arms of her Savior God, where one day we will meet again!

February 2018

Sports Village Church (SVC) is featured in the February edition of Crux, the Manchester Diocese magazine. The article is on page 13 under the heading “A Different Kind of Church”

A different kind of Church

We are trying to get some copies but in the meantime you can also see the online pdf version at

So thanks to everyone for making SVC a different kind of church! Eric.


November 2017

Back in October we were made aware that Bishop David (Bishop of Manchester) has been investigating churches that have effectively adapted to the different world of today’s society.


Awarded Certificate


Certificate collected by Eric, Jackie, Ruth and John


This month we received a letter from him which stated:

“I am delighted to let you know that the Sports Village Church has been highly commended in our Church for a Different World Awards”

Praise God and Thanks to you all for making this happen. 










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