St Peter’s Church

Galley Common

1909 - 2009

Serving its community for 100 years

Home. Worship. History. George Eliot. Photo's. Church Hall. Community. Events. Open Days. Christmas. During the Wars. Mining Memories. Fundraising. Ceremonies.

St Peter’s Church, Hickman Road, Galley Common, CV10 9NG Contact -


An incredible documentary filmed for the NCB in 1949-50 at the Haunchwood Colliery and featuring many Galley Common miners. The short film was made to promote the workings of a pit consultative committee but now serves as a valuable piece of social and historical information.

DVD £5.00

Running Time 19.0 mins. Released January 1950. Black & White. All Regions PAL.

These can be ordered/purchased at the Heritage Open Day in September.


It takes money to keep a Church warm and lit. On this page are several ways in which you can contribute while also acquiring a little piece of the spirit of St Peter’s.

Greetings Cards.

A small range of St Peter’s Greetings Cards are available including the

‘Galley Common Remembered’ range. These can be bought in the Church.