We invite you all to our Annual Parochial Church Meeting (APCM) on Thursday 18th April 2024 at 7.15pm in St. James’ Community Hall. The meeting is open to everyone but only those on the Electoral Roll have a right to vote. 

The Annual Report, Financial Statements and Agenda for the meeting is available to download HERE.

If you wish to raise any items for the meeting under Any Other Business, please send them to the PCC Secretary 48 hours prior to the meeting. Contact details are available on the pack. 


St. James’ is a Church of England parish church at the heart of the community in Birstwith, a thriving village between Harrogate and Pateley Bridge, in the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. We are a friendly worshipping community with a welcoming Sunday Club, a strong musical tradition including a robed choir and band, and a range of groups and activities. Click on the various links to see what we can offer.
We hope you find what you are looking for on these pages and we would be delighted to welcome you, whether as a visitor or to join us regularly in worship and fellowship.