Camelot Parishes

“A family of rural churches proclaiming the greatness of God.” 



Welcome to the website for the Camelot Group of parishes.  We hope it will both inform and encourage you.

As Christians we wish to grow in the knowledge of God’s love in Christ so that we may pass that love on to others.  Our prayer is that “we might live in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us”. (Ephesians 5:2).

Despite the restrictions, the church is the people of God and in that sense we are very much alive and our values of growing as a worshipper, servant and family remain as relevant as ever.

On behalf of the church, I extend my warmest greetings and pray for God’s grace and blessing on your life.



 As Christians we wish to grow in the knowledge of God’s love in Christ so that we may pass that love on to others.

Our prayer is that ‘we might live in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us’

(Ephesians 5:2).



We take the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults very seriously.  Any concerns on these matters should be raised in the first instance with the Safeguarding Officer for the Camelot Parishes, Mrs Bethan Bullock, or 01963 359066.  Alternatively if you have concerns about a child or young person you may contact Childline on 0800 1111.  The Diocesan Safeguarding Adviser, Glenys Armstrong,, tel 01749 685135 is also available for help and advice.

If necessary please report the matter to Somerset County Council Social Services, tel 0300 123 2224.  If there is immediate risk or danger please contact the police by dialling 999.

Further information, including our Safeguarding Policy and details of other useful telephone helplines, can be found on our Policies page.


All Church Services Suspended in the Camelot Parishes

While public worship is permitted during the current national lockdown, all the churches in the Camelot Parishes have taken the decision to suspend services because of the increased risk of transmitting the new variant of the coronavirus.

The suspension of services will be kept under review as circumstances change.

A recording of the Christmas Communion for the Camelot Parishes that was filmed in St Michael’s Church, North Cadbury.  Just click on the image above.

 Local Resources for Prayer and Worship

Local resources for prayer and worship during this time can be found on the Cutting Edge Camelot page.  Cutting Edge Camelot is an electronic magazine produced twice a week and distributed around the Camelot Parishes.  The April 2020 to January 2021 editions of the Camelot Parishes magazine, Excalibur, can be downloaded below.


Excalibur is the Camelot Parishes magazine. You can download Excaliburs from April 2020 to January 2021 below.  Please note that the January Excalibur was produced before the current national lockdown and the decision to suspend churches services in the Camelot Parishes:

Excalibur – April 2020

May 2020 Excalibur

June 2020 Excalibur

July 2020 Excalibur

August 2020 Excalibur

September 2020 Excalibur

October 2020 Excalibur

November 2020 Excalibur

December 2020 Excalibur

January 2021 Excalibur





Compton Pauncefoot, St Mary

Compton Pauncefoot – St Mary the Virgin

Old Road, Compton Pauncefoot, Yeovil, Somerset BA22 7EL    Read about St Mary the Virgin Church




Church Walk, Bratton Seymour, Somerset, BA9 8BY  Read more about St Nicholas

HOLTON, St Nicholas


Holton – Saint Nicholas Church

Saint Nicholas Church Holton, Wincanton, Somerset BA9, UK  Read more about Saint Nicholas Church

MAPERTON, St Peter & St Paul


Maperton – St Peter & St Paul

St Peter & St Paul , Maperton, Somerset, BA9 8EJ  Read more about St Peter and St Paul’s Church

NORTH CHERITON, St John the Baptist


North Cheriton – St John the Baptist

St John the Baptist , North Cheriton, Somerset, BA8 0AE  Read more about St John the Baptist Church



Blackford – St Michael’s

St Michael’s , Blackford, Somerset, BA22 7EB  Read more about St Michael’s Church

GALHAMPTON, Nonconformist Chapel

GALHAMPTON – Nonconformist Chapel 8 Long Street, Galhampton, Yeovil, Somerset BA22 7AZ, UK  Read more about Galhampton

SOUTH CADBURY, St Thomas a Becket


South Cadbury – St Thomas a Becket

St Thomas a Becket : Church Lane, South Cadbury, Somerset, BA22 7HA  Read more about St Thomas a Becket Church

NORTH CADBURY, St Michael the Archangel


North Cadbury – St Michael the Archangel

7 Woolston Road, North Cadbury, Yeovil, Somerset BA22 7DW, UK  Read more about St Michael the Archangel

YARLINGTON, St Mary the Virgin


Yarlington – St Mary the Virgin

St Mary the Virgin : Pound Lane, Yarlington, Somerset, BA9 8DJ  Read more about St Mary the Virgin


Reverend Tristram Rae Smith

Reverend Ron and Pam Wood

Reverend Alison Parris

Reverend Anna Creedon

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