Serving God in the villages and towns of the Lincolnshire Wolds.


Welcome to the Website for West Wold Deanery.  We are the Church of England covering the highest point in Lincolnshire in the beautiful Lincolnshire Wolds. We cover 250 square miles with 40 active churches split into 7 groups. Our area ranges from Swallow in the east to West Rasen in the west and Searby in the north to South Willingham in the south. We include the major residential areas of Market and Middle Rasen and Caistor as well as small villages.


We are part of the diocese of Lincoln. To view the diocesan website go to




Important News about reclaiming VAT on repairs

VAT on repairs: We believe that we can now only claim back for a 12 month period.

It is recommended that claims are made as works progress, otherwise large amounts may be lost. Charles Patrick has recent experience of this and may be able to advise.