St Peter’s is blessed with a campus of beautiful and historic buildings. We want to make best use of these buildings both for the church community and the village community. It is a joy that our buildings are so well used.

Celebrating in Church

Check the events section → to see what’s happening in church:

Messy Church, monthly on Saturdays
Boots Orchestral Concerts
Music for Everyone Concerts
Ruddington Choral Society
Salvation Army Band Concerts
Harvest Supper and Hootenanny
Christingle, Carols and seasonal celebrations (incl. Praise in Rushcliffe Country Park)
If you have an event for which you think the church could be an ideal venue, contact the Church Office to enquire further.

Community and Church

James Peacock and St. Peter’s Schools use Church as a teaching ‘aid’ in addition to Christmas and other worship opportunities.
The Noise’ use St. Peter’s as a base for their Summer, Community Initiative
Little P’s have fun every Monday morning 9.30am to 11.00am (babies to toddlers)

Contact the Office

Sue Rivington
Sue Rivington


The Hermitage is probably the oldest building in Ruddington.

As a result of substantial Grant Aid the building was refurbished and is now available for hire as a community resource for small groups (up to 70), celebrations and parties etc., together with courtyard and garden for summer events.

Current use includes:

  • Hermitage Playgroup – An Independent Nursery 09.00  to 12.00 weekdays, term-time
  • Slimming World
  • Ruddington Gardening Association
  • Friday Evening youth groups
  • Small toddler groups, craft or language based
  • Tuesday Afternoon Group (TAG)
  • Adult Craft groups – including Ruddington Sewing Group
  • Birthday and other life events
  • Wedding Receptions and Men’s Breakfasts

 For general enquiries, contact:
[staff title=”” number=”1″ cat=”adminoffice” column=”3″ type=”1″ order=”no”

Office hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 09.30 to 13.00
or call direct on 0115 8780579 →


Sue Rivington
Sue Rivington

Office hours: Mondays and Wednesdays 09.30 to 13.00

or call direct on 0115 8780579 →


Liz Parkinson
Liz Parkinson