We are the local Parish Church seeking to serve all in our community. We are broad and inclusive with a strong musical tradition and offer a warm welcome to all who wish to share the journey of faith with us.

As a precaution against the spreading of the coronavirus (COVID19) all church services and gatherings here at St James were suspended in March. We are following the guidance of the Church of England and our own Diocesan policy.
The church building is now open for private prayer between 10 am and 12 am on Monday and Wednesday. Regular public services are expected to restart during September, please refer to the latest weekly sheet for more details. We will be providing a variety of resources for creative worship, prayers and learning over these coming weeks so please keep visiting the website for more details.You can still get in touch with the clergy and pastoral support team and more information will be posted regularly on our Facebook page.The building may be closed to regular worship but we intend to carry on praying, caring and serving the neighbourhood as best as we can
Revd Steven Rothwell (vicar) and Revd Anne Strauss (curate)

Contact details are available here. Additional information about local responses is available via the Queen Edith’s Community Forum.

We are part of the Church of England within the South Cambridge Deanery of the Diocese of Ely and often collaborate with St John the Evangelist, Hills Road and St Andrew’s, Cherry Hinton.

Please contact us, if you would like to know more about St. James.

Rev S Rothwell 2020

The Rev’d Steven Rothwell is the Priest in Charge of St James’ and was licensed on 19th September 2016.


St James’ has adopted the Diocese of Ely Safeguarding Policy, which can be found here and is in accordance with the Church of England Safeguarding policies, which can be found here. If you have information about a safeguarding situation where a child or adult is in immediate danger or requires immediate medical attention call the emergency services on 999 without delay.