The Pastoral care of the Parish is looked after
- Abbot Martin Shipperlee OSB (parish priest),
- Father Timothy Gorham OSB
- Fr Robin Burgess
- Fr Dominic Taylor OSB
- Deacon Gordon Nunn
- Krysia Carr (Pastoral Coordinator)
all of whom can be contacted through the parish
Sacramental preparation for those with special needs can usually be provided; please contact the Catechetical Coordinator through the parish office.
Large print hymn books & large print newsletters
are available on the table near the font and in the bookshop porch.
The church and Parish Hall and Bulbeck Room have a hard of
There is disabled person's parking in Marchwood
Crescent by the front of the church and ramped access
to the church. A more convenient access route is from Montpellier Avenue -
to the North side of the Abbey
- with a side road leading past the school playground (and Sunday carpark)
to a small number of disabled
person's parking spaces directly next to entrance.
There is a toilet in the parish centre for those with special mobility needs.
A wheel chair may be borrowed from the parish office for visits to the church and parish centre.
Mrs Philly Codrington is our special needs coordinator.
Holy Communion for the Housebound
Contact Deacon Gordon Nunn c/o the parish office
May be contacted via one of the priests or the Parish Office.
The parish employs a Pastoral Coordinator Mrs Krysia Carr whose role it is to
help develop pastoral ministry
including home visiting.