Children & Young People


Sunday School

Sunday School takes place every Sunday morning at 11am in the Bateman Hall during Mass. Fun craft and art activities, stories, games and drama tie in with the day’s readings. For ages 4 and up.

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One Saturday a month from 1-3pm, a craft afternoon is held in the Bateman Hall.
We offer a huge variety of activities, tying in with themes in the church calendar, to entertain those of primary school age. This event is free of charge.



Youth Group

Christ Church Youth Group is for young people of secondary school age and takes place on Friday evenings from 8pm during term time. With a packed programme of events including trips out to Matlock Bath and Derby, walks, cookery, games, music events, drama, placeholderimageentertainment evenings and much more, there is always lots to look forward to. Tuck shop is open at the beginning of the evening, serving drinks and sweets.


Christ Church’s yearly pantomime takes place over four performances in February. The young people of the church are some of our most enthusiastic participants and we welcome any who fancy treading the boards to join in the fun.

Church Music & Serving

There are opportunities for children and young people to take part in the musical and serving elements of our services. Please get in touch to find out more information.




We take the safety of children and young people seriously at Christ Church. Click here to see our Safeguarding Document or get in touch via the contact page if you have any further queries.