Welcome To Winchmore Hill United Reformed Church

“The Church By The Bridge”

Witnessing In Winchmore Hill For Over 280 Years

Welcome to our website and we very much hope to have the opportunity, and pleasure, to welcome you through the doors of our church and yours – “The Church By The Bridge” – very soon.  Use this link to drop a line.

We have been open to our congregation and visitors for well over 280 years and as a church we have had a long and treasured association with our local community.    

WHURC wants to spread the message and love of Christ and the Christian way of life, to serve people in the community, to offer a place of worship and a safe space for everyone. 

We offer support, prayer, companionship and empathy during tough times; and to celebrate with you at special moments in your lives.

  • All legal marrage ceremonies
  • Thanksgiving for a new birth
  • Baptisms
  • Funerals

Church Services

You are warmly invited to Sunday morning services at 10.30 am, usually for an hour.

  • Liberal, Bible based theological perspective 
  • Member of the Inclusive Church Network
  • Traditional yet informal
  • Holy Communion usually celebrated first Sunday of the month
  • Coffee and chats

Whatever you are seeking, please don’t hesitate to contact us.




To conserve energy and to keep us nice and warm, our Sunday services will take place in the ‘Parlour’.

The door is the first one on the left along the railway side of the church.



10th Mothering Sunday and our Elders have compiled a lovely service for everyone.

17th Fifth Sunday in Lent   We are delighted that Rev Dr Tessa Henry-Robinson, Moderator of General Assembly, will lead us in worship.

24th Palm Sunday service led by Rev Jim Gascoigne

31st  Easter Day with guest preacher Tim McBryan who is Youth Worker and Pastoral Assistant at Enfield Baptist Church.


Happy to help:  We are not a ‘fifth emergency service’ but we are happy to help if we can. Email or call 020 8886 7421 for Rev Jim.  For hiring rooms contact our lettings officer on 077 8061 6040.

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Important Notice:   Safeguarding is taken very seriously by our church and accordingly, we have a policy in place which can be found here alongside our Data Protection policy.