Welcome to all Visitors
Who are we?
St Michael’s Parish is made up of a wide range of people of all ages and
from different backgrounds. Whoever you are you are assured a very warm welcome
at St Michael’s Church.
How to find us:
For directions to reach us please
see the Find Us page.
If you are driving then you'll be pleased to hear that we have our own
secure car park and there is plenty of free street parking nearby.
When to arrive:
If it's your first visit then
it's probably best to arrive 30 minutes before Mass. You'll be greeted at the
door by our welcoming team who will give you the weekly bulletin and Mass
sheet. You can find some information about the church and notices of
forthcoming events in our parish on our notice board.
What to wear:
This is easy. Wear whatever you feel comfortable in as long as it’s modest and
For those with disabilities:
We aim to be an all-inclusive Church. Our Church is accessible for those with
disabilities. We have reserved parking spaces near the entrance. The Church
entrance and toilets are accessible. We do have a loop for the hearing impaired.
If you have any other specific needs please speak to one of our team.
For parents of very young children and babies there are facilities for
them to sit in the Welcoming Area
where they can see and listen to the Mass.
What to expect:
For some people going anywhere for the first time can be a bit of a
nerve-racking experience. First of all we are a friendly bunch, if you don't
understand something please simply ask. For times of Masses please see the Mass Times Page
Everyone is welcome to participate in the Mass by joining in the
responses and singing.
If you are new to the
area and would like to be a registered parishioner of St
Michael’s please take a bulletin home and telephone the Parish Priest for an
There is a monthly coffee morning
after all Masses where all new parishioners are
welcomed by existing parishioners.
All our Masses are
broadcast over the internet and the 11am Mass on Sundays is recorded and can be
viewed at a later stage.