The United Benefice of Lorton and Loweswater with Buttermere lies within the Derwent Deanery of the Carlisle Diocese. All three churches are open during daylight hours.




St Cuthbert’s, Lorton
St Bartholemew’s, Loweswater
St James’s, Buttermere

Details of services can be found in the Local Events diary here.

If you want to contact one of the churches, especially regarding weddings and funerals, please contact the central office – email

All churches have a safeguarding policy, details of which are found on the individual church page.  The Church of England’s general policy on safeguarding is Promoting a Safer Church.  See this also.