Welcome to the Website of the Catholic Parish of Our Lady of Beauchief and St. Thomas of Canterbury

 Diocesan Lourdes Pilgrimage 2022. See below or click here


( Mosaics at OLST )


Our Parish Priest
Fr. Stephen Ssekiwunga


Fr Stephen Ssekiwunga was born in Uganda in 1979. He was ordained a Priest for the Archdiocese of Kampala, Uganda on 8th August 2009. In Uganda, he served as an assistant Priest at St Joseph’s, Lweza, and as a hospital chaplain for four years. From 2014, he was Parish Priest of Immaculate Conception, Kibanga. In September 2018, he came to the Diocese of Hallam and became an assistant Priest at St Marie’s Cathedral.

Latest Parish News

Sunday Obligation - Catholic Bishops' Statement 'Honouring Sunday' here.

New Covid Avoidance Guidance from the Bishops' Conference, read the Latest Newsletter here.

Going Cashless and need the Parish's Bank Details? - see here.

Want to know about Parish Outreach? See here or visit the Outreach Webpage here.


2022 Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes: Friday 24th June – Thursday 30th June (6 nights)
£765.00 Full Board flying from Doncaster Airport. Insurance £33. Booking form and further details available from www.hallam-lourdes.com, telephone 07724 650066, click the picture or click here.
Please note:- Everyone participating in the 2022 pilgrimage must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
We feel that it is possible to plan for the pilgrimage to take place safely, but if it does not prove to be possible and the diocese cancels, then full refunds will be made.


"For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink" ... In truth I tell you, in so far as you did this to one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did it to me." {NJB Matthew 25:35,40}

Food Banks need your support - all supermarkets have containers set aside for us to follow the Lord's commands to help others in their time of need.

Our Lady of Beauchief and St Thomas of Canterbury
S8 7UD


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Our Lady and St Thomas is located south of Sheffield City centre on the A61 in the suburb of Woodseats. Parking outside of the Church on Sunday mornings is restricted to blue-badge holders and to 1 hour before 12.00 on other days. Nearby street and supermarket parking is available.


The usual Public Masses in the Parish are listed below but always check the latest newsletter for any additional information.

Parish Public Masses
Sunday Masses  
Saturday:   5.00pm at English Martyrs
Sunday:   09.15am at OLST
11.15am at OLST


Weekday Masses
Monday:   11.30am Requiem for Neville Garratt 
Tuesday:   10.00am at English Martyrs
Wednesday:   10.00am at OLST
Thursday:   No Mass
Friday:   10.00am at OLST
Saturday:   No Mass

Saturday:   10.30-11.30am at OLST
Saturday:   No Celebration
Saturday:   No Reconciliations
but contact
Fr. Stephen directly


English Martyrs, the Chapel of Ease to
Our Lady of Beauchief and St Thomas of Canterbury
S17 4DR

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English Martyrs, Chapel of Ease, is located at the junction of the A621, 'Baslow Road', and 'The Crescent' in the village of Totley. There is a limited number of on-site parking spaces and there is local road-side parking.

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