New Website

Parish information is no longer being posted on this site and it will be closed down soon. For all information go to https://ccen.co.uk/ This new website covers the parishes of St Augustine's, Our Lady & St Edward's and Sacred Heart.

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Tier 5; suspension of public worship

On Monday, the Government published guidance to cover the national lockdown that has been announced. This guidance permitted public worship to continue as one of the exceptions to the exhortation to 'stay at home'. After considering carefully the current situation and consulting the Pastoral Team and Parish Councils across all three parishes, I have made the decision to suspend public worship in St Augustine's, Our Lady and St Edward's and Sacred Heart. Opening up of our churches will - hopefully - be on the 17th February for Ash Wednesday. This, however, will be dependant on our area dropping down into

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Fourth Sunday of Advent; live-streamed Masses

6.30 Mass on Saturday 19th December is being live-streamed from Sacred Heart via this link https://youtu.be/BkPJsJhTmcM The 11.30 Sunday morning Mass from Our Lady & St Edward's is also being live-streamed. Click on this link to join it https://youtu.be/9GiwsYC2hS4 It is the Fourth Sunday of Advent and you can find a reflection on the readings here https://www.loyolapress.com/catholic-resources/liturgical-year/sunday-connection/fourth-sunday-of-advent-cycle-b-sunday-connection/

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Christmas Masses and Crib Visits

Attendance at Christmas Masses is limited, so you MUST book a place or you will not be able to attend. Go to https://massbooking.uk/ and find the church you wish to attend. The Christmas Masses available will be listed and you can register to book a place. Please do not come to a Christmas Mass without having booked a place - you will not be allowed in. Bookings open one week before the Mass. Our Mass times are; Christmas Eve; St Augustine's 5 & 7pm, Our Lady & St Edward's 5.30 & 8pm, Sacred Heart 6 & 9pm. Christmas Day; St

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