Saint Peter's Catholic Parish is part of the Southend Deanery in the Diocese of Brentwood

Please join us for any of our advertised liturgies. Maybe you are popping by and want to come in, pray and light a candle? 

Be assured of a warm welcome!


59 Eastwood Road North, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 4BX
Saint Peter's Church and the New Mazenod Hall are just off the A127 by Kent Elms Corner


Mass Times

Our Parish Liturgical Life

Times are subject to change: check the newsletter


8.30am Mass
10.15am Sung Parish Mass
coffee served in the hall afterwards
2pm Baptisms
6pm Evening Mass



9.10am The Divine Office
9.30am Mass
10am The Holy Rosary


6:30pm Holy Hour and Confessions
7.30pm Divine Worship – The Missal Ordinariate Rite


9.10am The Divine Office
9.30am Mass
10am The Holy Rosary


9.10am The Divine Office
9.30am Mass
10am The Holy Rosary


9.10am The Divine Office
9.30am Mass
10am The Holy Rosary


9.10am The Divine Office
9.30am Mass
10am Holy Hour and Confessions


The Parish Office

Parish Administrator, Anne-Marie Abbott

The Parish Office is located inside the Church Narthex, porch — to the left-hand side as you enter the Church building. Our Parish Secretary, Anne-Marie is available to answer your parish enquiries and to discuss bookings of the New Mazenod Hall for your function or meeting.

If you are new to our parish, we invite you to contact Anne-Marie to register your details on the parish records.

10am-4pm Monday-Friday
Closed for public holidays


The Parish is served by clergy of the Personal Ordinariate of Our Lady of Walsingham

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Parish Priest

Father Jeffrey Woolnough

You can contact Father Jeffrey for all pastoral matters at the Parish Office, in the church narthex. Please note that the Presbytery is not used for business or pastoral matters.

For hall bookings please contact the Parish Office

In case of pastoral emergency contact Fr Jeffrey on 07956 801381

Honorary Assistant Priests

Father Bob White

Fr Michael Halsall

Fr Michael Halsall

Father Michael Halsall


Reverend Richard Cerson


Hospital visits

At Southend Hospital there are regular arrangements for visits by the Catholic chaplain, Fr. Gerry Drummond, Parish Priest at St Teresa's in Rochford, and for Holy Communion on Sunday. Let the nursing staff know you would like a visit.

In emergencies a Catholic priest can be called by hospital staff, but the first point of contact should be the chaplain. Contact Fr. Gerry Drummond on 07919 416263


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