St James the Greater is a vibrant place, a worshipping community which has much to offer people of all ages

The Church of St James the Greater, in the Diocese of Leicester, in the East Midlands, can be found just to the south of the centre of the City of Leicester, on the main A6, opposite Victoria Park.

With a design influenced by the great cathedral of Torcello in the Venetian lagoon, it was built between 1899 and 1914, to serve the expanding city of Leicester.

There is a thriving congregation, and the worship is varied, maintaining the best of the Anglican tradition, liturgically and musically, attracting people from all walks of life and from all over the county of Leicestershire and beyond.



SSAFA Saturday 16th May, 2015

The Sixteen Thursday 28th May, 2015

City of Leicester Singers Saturday 13th June, 2015

Charnwood Orchestra Saturday 4th July, 2015

Osiligi Maasai Warrior Troupe Friday 16th October, 2015

St James Cantata Choir Saturday 31st October, 2015

Bach B Minor Mass Saturday 28th November, 2015

For more details, please see our Concert Booking page

The coming week

Tuesday 28th April, 2015

Wednesday 29th April, 2015

Thursday 30th April, 2015

Friday 1st May, 2015

St Philip and St James, Apostles

Saturday 2nd May, 2015

Sunday 3rd May, 2015

4th Sunday after Easter

Monday 4th May, 2015

Tuesday 5th May, 2015

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