Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church

Palace Avenue, Paignton, Devon, United Kingdom


 Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church is a Friendly and Welcoming Church by the Gardens in the Town Centre of Paignton, Devon.  A Council car park is close by and there is on street parking (FREE on Sunday's) around the gardens in front of the church building.

Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church - TQ3 3EQ

Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church is one of the three Methodist Churches in Paignton and is part of the Torbay Methodist Circuit.

(The Torbay Methodist Circuit has asked that the Methodist churches of Paignton should: "Explore exhaustively the possibility of becoming a single town church operating under a single church council, in order to refocus vision for mission in the town, rationalise administrative structures and be more creative in using resources".)


to provide a centre for worship and witness in Paignton for people of all ages to make and grow disciples of Jesus Christ”.


to open our church five days a week with trained listeners in attendance


to improve communication and to establish who is the community we seek to serve

About Us

Minister of the three Paignton Methodist Churches is
Revd John Haley

(or go to Revd John Haley's website)

Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church has over 80 Members
Senior Steward: Ian Somerville
Treasurer: Dr Roger Gibb

We are active participants in Christians Together in Paignton
We are active participants in the Torbay Inter-Faith Forum
We actively support LiNX a Christian Youth Trust interactive church initiative in Torbay
We also have aPalace Avenue Methodist on FacebookFacebook page

Our Facilities

  1. We have a Church, hall and meeting rooms
  2. (Find out about hiring our premises)
  3. The Church building is over 100 years old, but the hall, meeting rooms and kitchen have been modernised.
    The Church contains a small group worship as well as a Créche area.
    We have a kitchen facility in the foyer of our Church for serving tea/coffee to passers-by.

We also provide

  1. Wheel chair access to church and hall
  2. Wheel chair spaces in church
  3. Toilet facilities for the disabled
  4. Baby changing table
  5. Space for push chairs in foyer and sanctuary
  6. Activities for the very young available during morning worship
    in a carpeted creche area within the Church
  7. Induction loop sound system
  8. Large print and Braille hymn books
  9. Braille 'Good News' Bible

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