The Collegiate Parish Church of St. Mary de Castro, Leicester
Main Services

    9.30 a.m.
All Age Eucharist
     11 a.m.
Sung Eucharist
Common Worship
Order One
Traditional language)
with Healing Liturgy 2nd Sunday each month
3.00 p.m. 1st Sunday each month
Holy Hour and Benediction
10.30 a.m.
11.00 a.m. November onwards
Holy Eucharist
1.10 p.m.
Holy Eucharist

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  • We are a Traditional Anglo-Catholic Church under the Episcopal oversight of the Bishop of Richborough

    The Rt Revd Norman Banks
  • Affiliated to the Society of St. Wilfrid & St. Hilda


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Confirmation of Lily Stuart by The Rt Revd Norman Banks, Bishop of Richborough
at All Saints, Narborough on 31st March 2014

Parish Lunch - January 5th 2014
December 22nd Interior Scaffolding - Pews at West End have been removed and are stored in South Aisle (as shown in last photo above)


 December 17th 2013
Photos by Keith Cooper from Northlight Images



The Dismantling of the Spire
Work eventually began to erect the scaffolding on November 17th 2013
It is hoped to complete the dismantling by July 2014.
Further photos will appear as work progresses



Licensing of Fr David Maudlin as Priest in Charge - 3rd May 2013



Holy Saturday 2013 - Fr Colin Southall lighting Paschal Candle


Bishop Norman Banks - King Charles Address January 2013


Harvest  2012


July 15th 2012
Fr Darren Smith, Secretary of the Additional Curates Society, was Celebrant & Preacher. A cheque for the Society was presented to Fr. Darren after Mass


July 8th 2012
Bishop of Guyana (Rt Revd Cornell Moss) visit
Confirmation of Qian Liu
and presentation of cheque towards Diocese of Guyana Church Schools

April 24th 2012
Crown Court Service


April 23rd 2012
St George's Day Patronal Festival
Attended by Lord Mayor, High Sheriff and others


Bishop Norman Banks wearing new cope donated to St Mary's by Baden Favill


March 3rd 2012
Evensong & Benediction - Launch of the Society of St Wilfrid & St Hilda in Leicester by Rt Revd Norman Banks, Bishop of Richborough


December 13th
De Montfort University Honorary Degree - Revd Jesse Jackson


December 3rd
Ratby Band Christmas Concert


November 26th 
Baptism of Yireh Lam son of David & Jenny Lam



July 10th 2011
The Rt Revd Cornell Moss, Bishop of Guyana, who celebrated and preached at our Feast of Consecration and also Confirmed Richard Fynes

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St George's Day Festival - May 2nd 2011


Palm Sunday Procession April 17th 2011


King Charles I Mass - January 29th 2011