About Us

The pages below, provide links to discover a little about West Thorpe Methodist, its people, and its history

Whos Who

Our Minister The  Methodist Minister serving us at West Thorpe Methodist church is the Rev Andy Lindley.  He is responsible for the leadership, mission and spiritual nurture of the church and the surrounding community.  At West Thorpe we are fortunate to call upon preachers, minister’s and lay volunteers from Methodist churches across York to offer … Continue reading Whos Who


Methodism in Dringhouses Methodism was introduced into Dringhouses in 1816 and a chapel was built on the corner of Slingsby Grove and Tadcaster Road in 1834. This was used until 1890 when a larger building, known as Dringhouses Chapel was opened on the same site. The last service was held there in 1954, when the … Continue reading History

Our Faith

As Christians we believe in the God of love as revealed in the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Aware of our human frailty we claim the forgiveness and acceptance freely offered by God through faith. We respond to God’s call to each one of us by seeking to follow in the way of … Continue reading Our Faith