Carols for Shoppers

Church Window Mask

Tuesday 19 December 2.30pm and 5.30pm

Join young musicians from the Royal College of Music singing carols in the uplifting surroundings of St James’s Church. The old familiar songs will all be there, and the Christmas story will be told accompanied by brass fanfares, drums, choirs and mince pies for everyone!

  • Getting here

    We are at 197 Piccadilly London W1J 9LL between Piccadilly and Jermyn Street, about 200 yards from Piccadilly Circus.

  • Access

    St James’s aspires to be a place where all can belong, and where every person’s gifts and identities are welcome and celebrated. We are working to improve the experience at St James’s in the church building and the online community. We have step-free access from the courtyard to the church, and a toilet for disabled people. The courtyard and Redemption Roasters coffee shop are wheelchair accessible. If you have special access requirements (e.g. wheelchair users) please contact

  • Online streaming

    This service will be streamed on our YouTube channel at 2.30pm only.

  • All donations support St James’s work with people experiencing homelessness this Christmas, providing a hot lunch on Christmas Day and dinners and warm clothes throughout the winter. So please be generous and donate what you can.

    Come and enjoy raising your voice in the busy run up to the festive weekend, and at the same time help others keep warm and fed this Christmas.

    We look forward to welcoming you.