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Went in looking for God but he’s still messing about and playing silly games. Had to find... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Timber towers top stone foundations.

This striking church stands tall above the middle-town between Rochdale and Manchester. It's stone... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
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New Ln, Middleton, Rochdale M24 6DJ, England
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Reviewed February 11, 2019 via mobile

Went in looking for God but he’s still messing about and playing silly games. Had to find alternative ways to get sublime

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

This striking church stands tall above the middle-town between Rochdale and Manchester. It's stone walls hide a small, yet homely church, with a timber bell-tower on top. A proud church with a friendly choir, where we enjoyed a lovely wedding.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

Amazingly beautiful church with lots of history. Probably the only church of England church with a rood screen.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Katie A
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

How lucky we are to have this ancient building in our town. So much to see! I could go every week & find something new. My Granddaughter loves it, knows where the archers sharpened their arrows...a great place to bring history alive to children. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank annemargaret78
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

We got married here last year. It is an absolutely beautiful church with a great team working there. They have masses that are great for young children and adults alike. The church is set in really nice grounds which are great to have a stroll...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Mlgus2014
Reviewed October 12, 2017

This church is beautiful, reaped in history, I believe has had Robin Hood there at some time, hence the Middleton Archer and the surrounding local pubs with similar names. there was a passage from the church to one of the buildings round there, but I...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

This church is unique in that has a rare wooden bell tower. It's listed status is assured. St. Leonard's occupies an elevated position above the beautiful Jubilee Gardens, which has an ornate bandstand and is stunning when the cherry trees are in blossom. This area...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Amnesia27
Reviewed July 4, 2017

This is a beautiful church with stunning architecture and with a rich history. There is a stained glass window dedicated to Flodden, well worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Peter J
Reviewed June 29, 2017

The beautiful and historic church of St. Leonard's Middleton standing proudly above jubilee park middleton , a true gem in a town with many buildings of interest it's like stepping back in time apart form the dreadful pull down screen and the band equipment laying...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Betty C
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This imposing church in the centre of middleton is a must for walkers or historians alike and a stunning example of architecture

Date of experience: May 2017
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Response from philpoole | Reviewed this property |
Hi, although l am from Rochdale years ago l cannot answer your query. I think there might be a notice pinned somewhere in case the church is locked. You can summon someone to let you in. They are the person to put your... More