For Family Historians, we have a full set of our registers for Baptisms, Weddings and Burials (burials to Churchyard closure in 1855), as well as many other records relating to the four Churches of the Parish. They are mainly at Whitehaven Record Office, although we can also do searches for you (use the Contact us buttons). Use the link button opposite for the Record Office website and catalogue.

St. James' Community Centre is opposite the church. A wide range of Community Groups use the Centre. Please follow the link to find information about the Centre's facilities, activities and users.

For an Introduction to the Christian Faith our bishops recommend the websites in the shortcuts opposite.
For the texts of Morning and Evening Prayer and Compline customised to each day
The Whitehaven Pottery is a valuable community resource in Whitehaven with the aim to provide educational, recreational, social, tourist and retail opportunities, which is run by The Whitehaven Community Trust. 
The Diocese of Carlisle is responsible for 351 churches in England's Lake District. also (on the 2nd link) about the Diocesan Mission Strategy & Mission Communities.

'A Church near you' is the perfect place to find churches and services in your area.
For visitors see Visit Whitehaven
For the latest 'crack' on Whitehaven and more, see

North Lakes Foodbank, for which St James' Infant School is a collection point

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