A very warm welcome to this Website for the Roman Catholic Parish of Saint John Henry Newman, Morecambe. We are part of the Diocese of Lancaster based in the North West of England and this Parish spreads right across Morecambe heading north towards Hest Bank and the villages of Bare and Torrisholme. Also heading south towards Heysham and the villages of Middleton, Overton and Sunderland Point.
There are three Churches in the Parish, St. Mary’s which is situated close to the Town Centre and Promenade on Matthias Street, St. Patrick’s which is in Heysham on St. John’s Road and The Good Shepherd which is in the village of Torrisholme on Slyne Road.
Our Parish Priest is Canon Dunstan Cooper who also serves as a Vicar General for the Diocese.
If you are visiting Morecambe in the future then please do come and visit us too!
Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, The Good Shepherd will remain fully closed and St Patrick’s will remain closed apart when open for Holy Mass. St Mary’s be open for the celebration of Holy Mass and private prayer. More details on our Newsletter.
Holy Mass will be live streamed on Sunday at 8:30am via our YouTube page. SJHN Morecambe