About Us

The Parish of St Aidan, Skelmanthorpe, is approximately seven miles SE of Huddersfield, at the centre of the "Huddersfield-Wakefield-Barnsley triangle"! in the County of West Yorkshire, part of the North of the United Kingdom (UK). St Aidan's church building may be found on OS maps at British National Grid Reference SK229105.

St Aidan was the 7th Century AD bishop of Northumbria. His base was onthe Holy Island of Lindisfarne. St Aidan was renowned for his loving compassion. From heaven, with Our Lady and all the Saints, he continues to pray for us in love.

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