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

( 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.

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View/Download the Parish Synod Key Themes Document here.



"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}

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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 (with any key details) 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:   9.15am at OLST
11.15am at OLST

Weekday Masses  
Monday:   No Mass
Tuesday:   10.00am at English Martyrs
Wednesday:   10.00am at OLST but See Newsletter
Thursday:   No Mass
Friday:   12.00pm at OLST
Followed by Lunch Club
Saturday:   No Mass
Saturday:   10.30am to 11.30am


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.

Last Updated 17.00 24th June 2022
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