90 Years Young!

Over the weekend 6-7th May 2017, Christ Church celebrated 90 years since it’s establishment in an old mission hut on Scarisbrick Road.  In that time, the community has welcomed and said goodbye to a church building, but the church continues on with its mission to glorify God and serve the people of Norris Green.  Central…

Our Patron

Christ Church is delighted to announce that the Bishop of Liverpool, Paul Bayes, has agreed to become Patron of the New Christ Church Community Centre! Bishop Paul visited the project in late 2016, reviewing the plans and exploring the vision with members of Christ Church, and gave his backing and approval to the project by…

Fantastic Fundraising!

With planning consent granted and most of the initial phase of the New Christ Church Community Centre complete, our challenge now turns to raising the funds to bring the project to reality.  Already in 2017, local members of Christ Church are putting their time, effort, minds and bodies into raising money for the project, keep reading for more…

Planning Consent Granted!

Christ Church are delighted to announce that planning consent for the expansion of the Christ Church Community Centre has been granted! This is fantastic news and is thanks to the efforts and contributions of the many people who have been involved in the project so far- especially the many local people and community partners who have contributed to the consultation process,…

Moving Forward

Since January, the Christ Church team and Klas Hyllen architects have worked hard to consult widely on the design of the New Christ Church Community Centre to suit the needs and opportunities of the Norris Green community.  Following consultation days in January and April, the Christ Church team have continued to gather support and ideas from…

Summer Season

Summer is a busy time for Christ Church and our partners at Triple C (Liverpool).  At Christ Church Community Centre there is the playscheme for younger people, armchair exercise for older people, a big community party for everybody and that’s as well as the Foodbank, Coffee Morning and Connect n’ Create group… It’s at this…

Running for Christ Church

***UPDATE*** Dave completed his run smashing both his record time and his fundraising target! He completed the race in 1hr 7mins 59secs, raising £451 in the process…  Well done and thank you, David! ****** Local Dad and member of Christ Church, David Oxton, is running the Mersey Tunnel 10k raising money for the New Christ Church Community…

Second Consultation & Initial Designs

On April 25th, our architects- Klas and David- returned to Norris Green to present their initial design ideas to the public, community partners and church members.  These are initial conceptual ideas that will form the basis of the final designs, not approved plans, but they give a good idea of what the design team is…

First Consultation

On 11th January 2016, Christ Church and our architects Klas Hyllen & David Robinson held a series of consultations in Norris Green.  Together, we agreed that we wanted to consult and collaborate with our community as much as we could in order to establish a ‘community mandate’ for the project- since the building is to be used by the community it should be…

Our Story

Christ Church has been serving the people of Norris Green since the estate was developed nearly 90 year ago. Church life began in 1927 in an old army hut on Scarisbrick Road, moving to new art deco buildings on Sedgemoor Road in 1932.   For over 70 years, Christ Church shared the ups and downs and…

The Project

  Christ Church has an exciting opportunity to construct a purpose built facility, on the site of the old church, for worship and community development to support people and communities in Norris Green, Liverpool. As part of the process, we are taking steps to identify and articulate our community’s needs, and to take practical, collective action to address them. …