The Rev George Leo Haydock who organised the building of St Catherine's Church in 1848.
Between the two Wars?
Notice the entrance to the pre-1960s school
Fr Reid and Fr Hill
The Roman Catholic parishes of St Catherine's and St Wulstan's, welcome you and all our online visitors to our parish website. We hope you will discover something of our life and mission in this most beautiful part of Cumbria and, whether you live in the area or are visiting, that you will want to share with us in person the saving message of Jesus Christ living in His Church.
Saturday 6pm Vigil Mass (Alston)
(First Sun of month 3.30pm Mass in Polish)
(Fourth Sat of month
4pm Mass in Syro-Malabar rite)
6pm Vigil Mass (Alston) 9.15am/7pm (Penrith)
Prayer of the Church (Divine Office)
Tuesday & Friday 11.45am Prayer during the day Saturday 9am Morning prayer
(Penrith) Saturday during Holy Hour 9am-10am
(Alston) Saturday 5.30pm-5.45pm and any time on request
Note these are the usual Mass times, please check the newsletter to confirm the current week's Masses.
St Catherine’s Church
Drovers Lane, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 9EL
St Wulstan’s Church
Kings Arms Lane, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3JF
A Parish in the Roman Catholic
Diocese of Lancaster
A Parish of the Lancaster Roman
Catholic Diocesan Trustees
Registered Charity no. 234331
"Your love for one another will prove to the world that you are my disciples." - John 13:35
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