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St.Giles' Catholic Church
18 Charles Street
Tel : +44 01538 753130
St. Giles' is considered to be the finest of all churches built by the celebrated nineteenth century architect and designer, A.W.N. Pugin and is affectionatley known as 'Pugin's Gem'.
It was financed entirely by John Talbot, sixteenth Earl of Shrewsbury, who lived nearby at Alton Towers. Begun in 1841 and completed in 1846, St. Giles' is of unique importance in the history of the Gothic and Catholic Revival.
The church boasts a 200 ft spire and the interior is covered in elaborate and spectacular decoration. Insert £1 in the slot to light up the church and admire it in all its glory.
From West: Exit M6 Jct 15, A500 towards Stoke, A50 towards Uttoxeter, A521 to Cheadle.
From East: Exit M1Jct 24, A50 towards Uttoxeter, A522 to Cheadle.
First Bus - Service No 32 / 32A Stoke-on-Trent to Uttoxeter via Cheadle. Monday - Saturday regular service every 2 hours during peak hours. Sunday limited service.
By Public Transport
Nearest station: Uttoxeter is 9 miles
St.Giles' Catholic Church facilities include:
St.Giles' Catholic Church accessibility includes:
Contact - St.Giles' Catholic Church
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