The United Reformed Churches of North Staffordshire

Longton URC

                We are an all-age, all-ability, all-welcoming congregation based on Trentham Road in Dresden– opposite Queen’s Park.

Our church family meets together for worship at 10.45am and 6.00pm on Sundays. We have an all-age service on the morning of the 1st Sunday of the month and Communion in the evening.  Morning communion is on the 3rd Sunday. Bible Class is on the first Tuesday at 2 pm.

There is an opportunity for coffee and chat at the end of each service.

We are registered for baptisms, weddings and funerals.  Please note however we are only registered for marriage services between a man and a woman. The Church is not registered for marriages of same-sex couples.

Serving the community, sharing the Good News

Boys Brigade


Girls Brigade

Junior Church


The Crafty Friends

Wives’ Group

Youth Group

Slimming World 9.30, 11.30am, 5 and 7pm on Mondays

Townswomens’ Guild 7.30pm on the   first Monday in the month.

Potteries Omnibus Preservation Soc

8.00pm on the second Wednesday in the month.

The preschool opens all year round   and offers places to 2-5 year olds, Monday to Friday, 7.30am- 6pm.  For  all queries about the Preschool please contact the following number only 07376 979 378

Scroll down and click on the blue links  to find out about what we can offer you.

See also our Calendar

Leader Mrs Kath Warren  Contact 0744 7534 739 or

You can also contact us at:

Latest news


Saturday Jan 26 at 5pm Church Birthday Tea. Places need to be booked for this event for catering purposes. Please contact our churchleader for further details.

The Birthday Concert follows at 7.30pm and is provided by The Five Towns Theatre Group. Please join us for a great evening’s entertainment.

Adults £5 and Children £3.50.


After almost 50  years on this site our premises require some attention .  

  Would you like to help us and have a chance to win £25 000 at the same time?

Then please join the Potto Lotto scheme run by the local authority for local charities. Please click on the link below

Or phone 01782 479977 quoting urclongton as your chosen charity.

Please encourage your family and friends to join in.  Thank you.

If instead you would just like to send us a gift you can text our justgiving account.  For example to send £2 you type URCL01 £2 to 70070 (that is URCzero1 space £2.  You can  text the following amounts £1, £2, £3, £4,£5 and £10.

Or you can click on the link below to go to our justgiving page

 Longton-urc  Thank you    


We are looking to expand our list of supply preachers.  If you can help in any way please contact our Church Leader.


Please contact the Church Leader for further details.