The Benefice of

Pilton with Croscombe,

North Wootton and


Welcome to the homepage of our four parishes

The Parish Churches of Pilton, Croscombe North Wootton and Dinder are part of the Church of England in the Diocese of Bath and Wells.

The Rector, Curate and Readers work across four parishes. The ministers are available for counselling or to discuss any church matters.

The congregations of the four churches do many things together. Up to date information on church life and activities can be found on this site - please see Services, Magazines and Faith from the top menu.

If you wish to have a baptism, a wedding, a funeral or any other event in one of the churches please contact the Priest in Charge on the telephone number below.

All phone codes 01749 unless specified

Priest in Charge:

The Revd Christine Butler                                         01749  899061

The Rectory, Pilton BA4 4DX      


Associate Priest: The Revd Elaine Brightwell             07986 639230

57 Whitstone Rise, Shepton Mallet. BA4 5QA

Reader (Licensed Lay Minister):

     Miss Susan Green, 3 Abbots Way, Pilton BA4 4BN             890524

Safeguarding Person: for all parishes: Susan Green             890524

We give thanks for the beautiful and historic church buildings in our villages, and for all those who give of their time to care for them, the church wardens and treasurers; those who clean and arrange flowers; and those who look after the churchyards and gardens. These are places of peace and tranquillity for us all to enjoy any day of the week.

Vision Days for our Churches

Sat. 16th July Pilton Parish Church 9.30am

Sat. 27th August Croscombe Church Room 9.30am

Sat. 27th August Dinder Village Hall 1.30pm

Sat. 24th September North Wootton Village Hall

Services For Peace

There are many problems around the world at the moment. Please join us at either of the Services below for a time of quiet to remember all those affected by troubles and violence, and to pray for peace:

Wednesday 17th August 7pm Pilton Parish Church

Monday 22nd August 7.30pm Dinder Church