Christmas Mass and Services in the Community


Message from Fr Peter Wade (in Ashby):

Mass at Our Lady of Lourdes

  • 24th Vigil for Christmas  Fully Booked
  • 25th  9.00am
  • 25th 11.00am
  • 26th 9.30am
  • 27th Sunday  9.00am
  • 27th Sunday 11.00am
  • 28th Monday 9.30am
  • 29th Tuesday  9.30am
  • 30th Wednesday 9.30am
  • 31st Thursday 9.30am
  • 1st Friday 10.00am

ALL masses have to be booked.

They can be booked by phoning between 7.00pm and 9.00pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week. The number to ring is 01530 412237  please be patient as the answer phone kicks in immediately even when I am at my desk.


Message from Fr Corduff Eamonn (in Barton):

We have a 6pm Christmas Eve Mass at St Francis de Sales, Woodlane, DE13 8PH and 8pm at SS Michael and James, Haunton, B79 9HL.

On Christmas Day there is a 11am Mass at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Wales Lane, DE13 8JF.

There is no booking system but track and trace data collection, plenty of ventilation, social distancing and other Covid-19 regulations.


Message from Fr Jonathan Whitby-Smith (in Mickleover)

Our Christmas week schedule is as follows:

Mon 21 Dec

  • 6.30-7.30pm  Advent Penitential Service (Adoration and Confessions) No booking required

Christmas Eve, Thurs 24 Dec

  • 5.00pm  Vigil Mass
  • 11.00pm  Night Mass

Christmas Day, Friday 25 Dec

  • 8.00am  Dawn Mass
  • 10.00am  Day Mass

Masses will be bookable one week in advance on the diocesan Mass booking website www.massbooking.uk, more details can be found in our newsletter: www.ourladyoflourdesparish.co.uk


Message from Fr Fabian Adindu

Please find attached the St Mary and Modwen’s Catholic Church newsletter detailing Mass Times.