Saint Ambrose Barlow Roman Catholic Church is part of the parish of Saint Margaret Clitherow, which falls under the jurisdiction of the Leigh Deanery (formerly Leigh Pastoral Area).  The Deanery covers the town of Leigh and the smaller towns and villages surrounding it.

Parish of St Margaret Clitherow

(Covering the Churches of Holy Family, Boothstown & St Ambrose Barlow, Astley)

Fr Paul Grady

Residence:  Holy Family Presbytery, 208 Chaddock Lane, Boothstown, Worsley, Manchester M28 1DN

Tel:  0161 790 2390


Deacon: Rev Robert Hewertson (based at St Ambrose Barlow, Astley)

Mass Times:

Saturday Evening 6pm

Sunday morning 11am

During the current restrictions, to be able to attend parish masses, booking is essential.  Mass can also currently be streamed live via Fr Paul’s dedicated YouTube channel.


Please follow the link below to the main parish website:

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