Last Updated: Friday, 24 July 2020 13:25

Sowerby Bridge Children’s Centre Services














Sowerby Bridge children's centre services are delivered from St Paul's Methodist Church and St Peter's Church Sowerby.  We work in partnership with a variety of different public, private and voluntary agencies including local schools, childcare providers, health professionals, parent and toddlers groups to ensure all children have the best possible start in life.


St Paul's Methodist Church, Tower Hill, Sowerby Bridge, HX6 2EQ

St Peter's Church Sowerby, St Peter's Ave, Sowerby Bridge, Sowerby HX6 1HA

Telephone: Contact Todmorden Children's Centre on 01706 399970



Timetable for Sowerby Bridge Children's Centre Services



Please note that you may not be able to take your pram into Children’s Centre services and may be required to leave it in the designated area/pram store/garage.


Please note:
If women are newly pregnant and needing an appointment they need to ring the Maternity Booking Line,

Mon – Fri 08:30 – 12:30 – 01422 261351

If they already have a midwife and are receiving maternity care and they need NONE URGENT advice they can contact the advice line, 
Mon – Fri  - 08:30 – 4:30, call 01422 261364







Further information



Stay and Play

'Healthy Honey Bees'

St Paul's  Church, Tower Hill


9.30 am - 11 am

Term time only

This is an exciting new group for parents and children aged 0-5 years.

Every 6 weeks there will be a different programme of themed activities to get you and your child exploring different types of creative ways of learning. Come along and join the fun! Term time only - see school holidays dates at the top of this timetable.



Breastfeeding Group 

St Paul's Church, Tower Hill

10 - 11.30 am

Join our friendly and supportive group for breastfeeding Mums and their families. Our Peer Supporter is available for breastfeeding advice and support.  Contact 07824407236 if you need further information.




Well Baby Clinic/ Health Visitor Drop-In

St Pauls Church, Tower Hill

9.30 - 11.30 am

Please arrive by 9.15 am at the latest.

A health visitor will be available to give advice and offer support on your family’s health. Join us for advice, family health concerns and baby weighing.  


Baby Stay & Play

St Paul's Church, Tower HIll, Sowerby Bridge


9.30 am - 11.00 am


0 - 12 months, meet other parents at our free, friendly group where your baby can play and have fun in our safe environment. 


Weaning Group 

St Paul's Church, Tower Hill

11.30 am -12.30 pm

Come and meet our Community Nursery Nurse for practical support on early feeding.

(Last Thursday of the month)


Friends Group

St Paul's Church, Sowerby Bridge


1.00 pm - 3.00 pm

Term time only


Held at St Paul's Methodist Church. Find out if this group is right for you, contact our outreach team on 01422 434971 for more information.

Term time only.


Stay and Play


St Peter's Church Sowerby


9.00 am - 10.30 am

Term time only


Every 6 weeks there will be a different programme of themed activities to get you and your child exploring different types of creative ways of learning. No need to book - come along and join the fun!

Term time only 


Dads Group

10 am - 12 noon

All dads male carers, grandads welcome! Lots of fun activities for children aged 0-8 years.

Dads group has gone online for the time being but is usually held at King Cross Fire Station. Check the Facebook group for updates. 

Term Time Only, please call 01422 342552 for more information.