Farmers Rural Social Groups

The Derbyshire Agricultural Chaplaincy and the Farming Life Centre have come together with the Methodist Church to support a rural social groups and drop-ins at Bamford Methodist Church in the High Peak and Boylestone in South Derbyshire.

The groups will offer the opportunity for people from the farming community to meet together in a relaxed a friendly place for conversation, enjoy refreshments and occasional speakers.

Or you can drop-in and discuss any farming, family or financial concerns with the Derbyshire Agricultural Chaplaincy and the Farming Life Centre. They can provide health, well-being and business related information and support to the farming and rural communities of the Derbyshire and Staffordshire Peak District.


Meets on Thursdays, usually the 4th Thursday of the month. 

The meetings are held at Boylestone Methodist Church, Boylestone, Ashbourne DE6 5AA from 2pm to 4pm.


If you or anyone you know is interested to find out more about the Bamford rural social group and drop-in, the meetings are from 1.30pm to 3pm on the dates below at Bamford Methodist Church, Bamford, Hope Valley, S33 0AT.

  • Friday 18th May
  • Friday 22nd June
  • Friday 20th July
  • Friday 17th August

There is no need to book, but if you want to make an enquiry please contact Rachel Metcalfe on: 01629810903 or [email protected] or Rev’d Stella Mills on 07486 314738 / 01283 820110 or [email protected].