Great Doddington and Wilby and Ecton Churches GDWE Benefice


Welcome to the Website of the Benefice of Great Doddington and Wilby and Ecton

Belonging to the Church of England, we are a group of three rural parishes situated in Northamptonshire, in the Diocese of Peterborough

Why not visit our new Facebook page

We have now established Sunday worship on Zoom

Please contact Revd. Jackie Buck for more details

Our churches are now open for private prayer as follows

Ecton Saturdays 9.30am – 10.30am

Wilby Saturdays 11am -12 noon

Great Doddington Sundays 11am – 12 noon

Social distancing and hygiene regulations are in place

We are gradually re opening for worship, please see the News Page for details.

Please be assured of our prayers for you all and if you need help in any way please contact Revd. Jackie Buck on 01933 631232

As we continue to live with uncertainty and fear, let us remember God is with us:

For God has said ” I will never leave you or forsake you” So we can confidently say “The Lord is my helper, I will not be afraid” Hebrews 13:5-6

This week we are praying for the residents of Church Lane, Wilby

In normal circumstances our regular service times are:

9am             St Mary the Virgin, Wilby

10am           St Mary Magdalene, Ecton

11.15am       St Nicholas, Great Doddington


Find us

St Mary the Virgin, Wilby, NN8 2UG

St Mary Magdalene, Ecton, NN6 0QE

St Nicholas, Great Doddington, NN29 7TQ

Contact us

The Rector: Revd. Jackie Buck, 72 High Street, Great Doddington, NN29 7TH

01933  631232

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We take safeguarding very seriously and follow diocesan guidelines
Our Benefice Safeguarding Policy can be viewed here:

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If you have a safeguarding emergency please contact:

Joy Bond (Safeguarding Officer) 01604 948040
Revd. Jackie Buck (Rector) 01933 631232


Ecton church is featured on the Northamptonshire Surprise website

Visit our Fundraising page for exciting ways to raise money for our churches!