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St Peter, Manchester Road

St Peter, Manchester Road, Tameside, Greater Manchester OL7 0BQ View on map

St Peter's was built between 1821 and 1824. Described as a commissioners church, it was designed by Francis Goodwin. The tower houses a ring of eight bells cast in 1871.


Opening Arrangements

Sundays 10am - 11am and 12.15pm - 1.30pm; Tuesdays 12.45pm - 1.15pm; 1st and 3rd Thursdays in the month: 10am - 12noon; last Saturday in month except December: 10am - 2pm; Heritage Open days weekend Friday and Saturday 10am - 4pm and Sunday 12.30pm - 2.30pm. Additionally Strawberry Tea on 26th July: 4 hours; Christmas Fair 29th November: 4 hours; Pet Service Sunday 13th July: 1.30pm - 2.30pm and 3.30pm - 4.30pm; Coffee mornings and community events.


Located between A365 and A6017 in it's own grounds. Rail: Ashton Station or Guide Bridge Station, both within a short distance. Bus: 219 From Manchester or Ashton.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes