St Aidan and Oswald’s RC Church, Vaughan Street: Christmas Eve, carol service, 7pm, first Mass of Christmas, 7.30pm; Christmas Day, Mass, 10am. St Anne’s CE Church, St Anne’s Avenue: Friday, December 19, school service, 9.15am; Saturday, December 20, children’s Christmas crafts, 10am; Sunday, December 21, Festival of Nine Lessons and carols, 6pm; Christmas Eve, crib service, 4pm, Vigil Eucharist, 5pm, midnight Eucharist, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, family Eucharist, 10am. St Mark’s Church, Perth Street, Heyside: Sunday, December 21, family service and Sunday school nativity, 10am; Monday, carol singing, 7pm; Christmas Eve, children’s service, 4pm, first Communion of Christmas, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Eucharist, 10am. St Paul’s Church Royton, Church Street: Sunday, December 21, carols and Christingle service, 6pm; Christmas Eve, Midnight Communion, 11.30pm; Christmas Day, Festival Eucharist, 10:30am at St Thomas Church, Werneth. The Moravian Church Royton, Spring Garden Street: Sunday, December 21, Christingle Service, 3pm; Christmas Day, 11.15am. Trinity Methodist Church, Radcliffe Street: Sunday, December 21, Messy Church (child friendly), 3:30pm, carol service, 6pm; Christmas Eve, Mass, 11.15pm; Christmas Day, 10.15am.