Our Lady and the English Martyrs

Welcome to the parish of Our Lady and the English Martyrs. This is the largest parish in the diocese of East Anglia. Over 2,500 people worship with us, including the communities in Cambridge, Sawston, Ditton, Cambourne and Bar Hill, and many visitors from across the world.

Please note: from Saturday 3 September, Sunday Mass times in Our Lady and the English Martyrs have changed for both the International Mass (4:30pm) and the Latin Mass (6:30pm).


Churches in the Parish of Our Lady and the English Martyrs
English Martyrs Church of Our Lady & the English Martyrs
  in Cambridge city centre
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Our Lady of Lourdes Church of Our Lady of Lourdes
  in Sawston
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St Vincent de Paul Chapel of St Vincent de Paul
  in Ditton
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Cambourne Church Cambourne Church
  in Cambourne
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Bar Hill Bar Hill Church
  in Bar Hill
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We celebrate the feast of our patron, Our Lady of the Assumption, on 15 August.

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Community Council Elections

Each year we have the opportunity to elect four people to our community council.

The community council supports the parish priest in his pastoral responsibility for the community life of members of Our Lady and the English Martyrs church.

We would like to thank those who have been on the council: Michael Keohane, Christine Branch, Ana Luisa Toribio Fierro and Stephen Matthews. Having completed their terms of office there are four places available on our community council.

Please pray for our community and our community council, and please consider if you could serve the church in this way.

Nominations close at 10:00am on Monday 21 November.


If you are a Catholic, have been confirmed, and worship regularly here at English Martyrs church and are interested in serving your community for the next three years, you could be a member of our community council.

> Please pick up and complete a Nomination Form and return it to the Rectory Office before 21 November.

The Community Council has appointed Stephen Matthews as our returning officer, if you have any questions about the election process, please contact Stephen.


> Please check that you are included on our electoral roll (or update your details) so you can vote if the election is contested by multiple candidates.


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