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St Michael and All Angels, Church Lane

St Michael and All Angels, Church Lane, Thornhill, Dewsbury, Kirklees WF12 0JZ View on map

14th century church closely linked with the Savile family. Important monuments and outstanding medieval stained glass. New replica window is Savile Chapel. Interactive displays and information available.


Opening Arrangements

All year: Wednesdays 10.30am - 2.00pm, Sundays 10:30am - 11:30am. Also May - September Sundays 1.30pm - 4pm and 2.30pm - 4pm. Summer Fair June 11 10am - 3.30pm, Bazaar November 19 10am - 3.30pm. Heritage Open Weekend 10am - 4pm. For additional events please see website or the church contact below, Facebook or Twitter.


B6617 signposted Thornhill, opposite Thornhill Rectory park. Rail: Dewsbury station (2 miles), Rawthorpe (1 mile). Bus: Routes 281, 282, 283.

Parking Spaces


Can also park in the rectory car park opposite

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes