Services mark festive spirit at Wakefield churches

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Find your local Christmas services at churches across Wakefield:

Wakefield Cathedral

Christingle at the Cathedral, 4pm, Christmas Eve.

Midnight Mass 11pm, Christmas Eve.

Holy Communion, 8am, Christmas Day.

The Eucharist, 9.15am, Christmas Day.

The Eucharist, 11am, Christmas Day.

St Austin’s, Wentworth Terrace, Wakefield

Carols and a service, 5.30pm, Christmas Eve.

Midnight mass, 11.15pm, Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day service, 11am.

Mass, 10pm, New Year’s Eve.

English Martyrs, Dewsbury Road, Lupset

Carol service, 7.20pm, with a service from 8pm, Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day service, 9.30am.

New Year’s Eve social, 10pm.

St John’s Church, Wentworth Street, Wakefield

Christingle Services, 3.30pm and 5pm, Christmas Eve.

First Communion of Christmas, 11.30pm, Christmas Eve.

Family Communion, 10am, Christmas Day.

New Life Christian Centre, George Street

Christmas Day service, 10am.

Outwood Parish Church of St Mary Magdalene, Leeds Road, Outwood

Festival Mass of the Night of Christ’s Birth, followed by a procession, gospel and blessing, 11pm, Christmas Eve.

Festival Mass of Christmas morning, 10am.

St. James with Christ Church, Denby Dale Road, Thornes

Christingle, 4pm, Christmas Eve.

Midnight mass, 11.30pm, Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day Holy Communion, 10am.

St. Paul’s Church, Alverthorpe

Christingle and crib blessing, 5pm, Christmas Eve.

Midnight Mass, 11.30pm, Christmas Eve.

Christmas Communion, 10am.

St. Peter and St. Leonard Church, Church Street, Horbury

Children’s Society service, 6pm, Christmas Eve.

Midnight Mass, Christmas Eve, 11.30pm.

The Nativity of the Lord, 10.30am, Christmas Day.

St. John’s Church, Mission Street, Horbury Bridge

The Nativity of the Lord, 9am, Christmas Day.

St. Mary’s Church, Millfield Road, Horbury Junction

Christingle, 4pm, Christmas Eve.

Midnight Communion, 11.30pm, Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day Family Communion, 10am.

St. James Church, Church Lane, Chapelthorpe

Christingle Service, 5.30pm, Christmas Eve.

First Eucharist of Christmas, 11pm, Christmas Eve.

St. Michael’s Church, Westgate Common

Christmas Day Mass, 10am.

St. John the Divine, Denby Dale Road West, Calder Grove

Christmas Day Eucharist, 10am.

All Saints’ Church, Crofton

Holy Communion Service, 10am, Christmas Eve.

All Saints’ Parish Church, High Street, Normanton

Christingle Service, 3pm and 5pm, Christmas Eve

Midnight Mass, 11.30pm, Christmas Eve.

Traditional Communion, 8am, Christmas Day

Christmas Day Family Communion, 10.30am.

St. Cuthbert’s and All Saints’ Churches, Ackworth

Crib service, 5.30pm at St Cuthbert’s, Christmas Eve.

St. Peter’s Church Centre, Lake Lock Road, Stanley

Communion Services, 7.30pm (Mount Road Methodist Church) and 11pm (St Peter’s), Christmas Eve.

Christmas Day Family Service, 10am