Bishop Street

Bishop Street Methodist Church, Town Hall Square, Leicester


We are a mixed Christian congregation of all ages and from four continents.

The Church is in Town Hall Square, in Leicester city centre, and we have a large 195 year old chapel with a range of rooms used for community activities of many sorts.

We are Part of Churches Together in Leicester City Centre


10a Bishop Street,


Regular Activities:

Service Times :
Sundays 10:45 am Worship & Junior Church

Children and Young People: Children’s activities happen during the middle part of our Sunday service, and Children are welcome to choose to stay in the service or join the activity.

T.M.C.  Youth Group for young people in year 8 and above. Regular trips, activities, and faith events for teenagers.  For more information contact our Church office.

Plan B: Students from both the universities meet to talk about life and faith. Contact the minister for more details)

THE CHAPEL CAFÉ: Open Monday to Friday 10.00 am to 4.00 pm, and Saturdays, 10.00 am to 3.00 pm
Hot and cold food, snacks, great coffee, fine tea, delicious cakes

LUNCHTIME PRAYERS: 1.00 pm each weekday in the Church prayer corner (Wednesdays is a 20-30min service, and includes Holy Communion once a month)

OPEN CHURCH: Drop-in on Mondays 11.30 am-1.00 pm in the Barratt Room. ‘Open Church’ meets informally, offers hot and cold drinks, and shares all sorts of ways of living out our faith together.

THURSDAY BIBLE STUDY Discussion Group: 12.30 pm in the prayer corner of the Church.

FRIDAY POP-IN: 9.45–11.30 am in the Wakerley Room. Particularly aimed at pensioners. Pop-in for a hot drink, and a chance to pick up a bargain from the stalls.


Parking: There is metered parking (free on evenings and Sundays) along Bishop Street and surrounding streets, as well as a choice of multi-storey and surface car parks a short distance away. (Newarke Street multi-storey and Dover Street car parks are the two nearest.)

Minister : Rev. Fran Rhys
Tel: 0116 257 1069



Church office: Tel: 0116 255 4111, e:

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