St Andrew’s RC Parish
REQUIEM MASS : Robert Phair
A Requiem Mass for Robert Phair will be held in St Andrew’s on Friday 28th August at . . .
Used First Holy Communion Dresses in St Peter’s Piety Stall
We have received three Holy Communion dresses donated to St Peter’s Piety Stall. They are in . . .
St Peter’s Travel Club
The Travel Club in conjuction with Ashin City Tours are planning a trip to Dubai, Goa, Kerela and . . .
Please pray for …
St Andrew’s Parish was established in 1966. The land on which the church was built was bought on 29 March 1968 for £2,400. The first sod was cut on 19 January 1969.
On 9 Dec 1969 Fr Byrne was appointed and took up residence at 31 Rannoch Walk. At that time there were 97 Catholics in the Parish. The first Christmas Mass was said in Riverside School. The church cost £88,000 to build and was dedicated on 8 February 1970.
Now, the estimated Catholic population in the Parish is 3,000.The average attendance at Sunday Mass is about 150-250 people.