Parish Priest: Fr John Broadley

St. Mary's Presbytery, Bury Road,

Haslingden, BB4 5PG

Tel. 01706 215642

This Week


First Sunday of Lent 10th March 2019

Immaculate Conception


10:15 am


12 Noon


7:00 pm


11:30 am Requiem of Josef Grkman & 7:30 pm


9:00 am


No Mass


6:30 pm

The Holy Father's intention for March



Evangelization : That Christian communities, especially those who are persecuted, feel that they are close to Christ and have their rights respected.

Sacrament of Reconcilliation (Confession)


Wednesday 6:30 - 7:00 pm

Saturday 5:30 - 6:15 pm

Stations of The Cross during Lent


Wednesday 7:00 pm



Cycle of Prayer


During Lent we are asked to pray for these intentions: Candidates for the Sacraments; Women; The Needy and Hungry of the World; Penitents and Wanderers; Survivors of Sexual Abuse.

Website updated 11/03/2019

News & Events

Last week's collection amounted to : £508.89. Thank you for your generosity.

Of your charity please pray for those who have died recently: Josef Grkman, Robert Warburton, Marie Salt, Ann Dewhurst, Reece Patton, Beth Poole; and for those whose anniversaries or birthdays are about this time: Alan Yeomans, Bernard Riley, Luke Dickinson.

Dates for your diary:

Palm Sunday Choir Concert 14th April 2019 @ 2:30 pm.

The annual choir concert will this year be held at our church hall, St. Veronica's, Helmshore. Tickets will be available shortly, but can we appeal for your help in organising the afternoon teas. Please see Joan Kelly or Sheila Kelly.

Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament

Next Sunday 17th March 2019 @ 3:00 pm.

Concert by Jimmy Cricket

Thursday 9th May 2019.

Summer Fete

Sunday 7th July 2019.

Date for Emptying Red Mission Boxes

Sunday 24th March after 10:15 Mass.

St. Veronica's Hall Maintenance Group

We are looking for a group of volunteers to do small maintenance jobs at our Hall in 2019. These range from gardening to painting to tidying up etc.. Everyone can help.. even if it's just "brewing up" for the group. If you can help please see Fr. John, Mike Gaffey or Gerrard Greenhalgh.