Contact Us

The Parish Office (For ALL enquiries including Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals):
St. Mary’s Mews
St. Mary’s Place
ST16 2AR
Telephone: 01785 223600
The Rev’d Preb. Richard Grigson  Email:

Office opening times – Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 10am -12.50pm; Thursday 10am to 5.30pm; Friday 7.45am to 12.50pm. These times may be subject to change so please call first if you are making a special journey.


If you wish to visit our Church, the address is: 

St Chad’s Church
Greengate Street
ST16 2HP
Church Warden: Ian Carr, Telephone: 07714 913079

Church opening times – Please note that following government guidance on social distancing and gatherings, no events are currently taking place at St Chads. There is a Mass every Wednesday at 11am here at St Chads, then a Mass each Sunday at 10am at St Marys. You must contact the Parish Office to request a ticket for each service, to ensure we have space for everyone whilst distancing. The church will be open for Private prayer only (no tours, refreshments etc) on Tuesdays, Fridays (11am – 1pm) and Saturdays (10.20-2.30). Times are subject to change due to the availability of our volunteer stewards. When visiting the church, facemasks are now compulsory, unless you are exempt on medical grounds. 

Due to new lockdown regulations effective from Thursday, 5th November, 2020 please note there will be no public church services till December.