We welcome you to join us on Sunday 19th May at 8.00am for Holy Communion (BCP)

There will be no 9.30am service at St Leonard’s – instead we will meet at Christchurch, Mountsorrel at 11.00am to celebrate Pentecost

Services in May

Sunday 19th

8am Holy Communion (BCP)

There is no 9.30am service at St Leonard’s this morning. Instead, we join with the Churches Together in Mountsorrel at Christ Church, Rothley Road, LE12 7JU for a special celebration to mark the feast of Pentecost. This service will begin at 11am.

Sunday 26th

9.30am Morning Prayer

Upcoming Events


The Christians in the Forest Spring and Summer Course is a study of the three letters written by John. These studies will continue on Tuesday 21st May at 7.15pm at the Methodist Church, Woodhouse Eaves. For further information go to the website Bible Study page under Church Life or contact garyhlee87@gmail.com

OPEN AFTERNOON from 3.00pm til 5.00pm on June 8th: Join us for a Strawberry & Cream Tea (£5) and introducing our Family Activity Trail where you can unlock the secrets of St Leonard’s Church and discover its mysteries!

About us:
We are a small Anglican Church in the Leicestershire village of Swithland. Men, women and children have gathered at the historic Church of St Leonard’s for hundreds of years to worship the risen Lord Jesus Christ. We seek to serve the Kingdom of God and the people of Swithland & nearby villages. We would love to welcome you to join us. Our services vary in style and content and you can find more information about this under the worship tab on the menu.

Recent News:

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    The weather looks good for tomorrow (Sunday 5th May) so put on your walking shoes and join us at 3pm in Swithland Woods for    St Leonard’s Annual Bluebell Service. It takes place by the Great Pit – follow the signs – (What3words – bolts.hedge.tips) and donations will be given to the Exaireo Trust which is […]
  • Latest Church News
    The May edition of The Link is now available in the porch at St Leonard’s Church and here on our website. You can read it by clicking on the link below. READ THE LINK now.
  • Annual Parochial Church Meeting
    Following our Holy Communion Service at 9.30am on this coming Sunday 7th April, we shall holding ourANNUAL PAROCHIAL CHURCH COUNCIL MEETINGstarting at (or shortly after) 10.30am At the meeting parishioners will appoint churchwardens and elect three members of the church to serve on St Leonard’s Parochial Church Council (PCC). We will receive the Annual Report […]