Parish Directory

Sacramental Programmes

Pre-Baptism Course: Any parent requesting Baptism for their child is asked to attend a course.

First Holy Communion: Please speak to Fr Matthew. Forms will be at the back of the church at the end of each September. First Communions are normally celebrated on or near the Feast of Corpus Christi.

Confirmation: Confirmation is normally celebrated at St Hugh's every third year but please feel free to explore possibilities with Fr Matthew at any time.

Pre-Marriage Course: Couples considering marriage are urged to approach Fr Matthew at least six months before the wedding date.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA): Regular courses for anyone who would like to learn about the Catholic faith.

Please contact the parish office if you are interested in any of these programmes on 528961


Altar Servers: Girls and boys interested in serving at Mass are always welcome. Contact the Clergy  528961

Eucharistic Ministers: contact Mrs Patricia Hatton  702940

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament (Saturday): contact The Clergy  528961

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament (Friday): contact Mr Tom Finneran  800273

Flower Group: contact Miss Elizabeth Thorley c/o 528961

Folk Group: A small band of singers and musicians who play every other Sunday at 6.00pm Mass, with a practice before Mass at 5.15pm, and occasionally at the 10.00am Mass. Contact Mrs Ruth Holmes 544927

Liturgy Group: A parish group that plans and co-ordinates the parish liturgy. Contact Deacon Kevin Pearson 794801

Parish Organist: Mrs Helen Knight 07887606187 or email

Stepping Stones: Children’s Liturgy Group at 10.00am Sunday Mass. Contact Mrs Julie Webster  823763

Sunday Readers’ Rota: contact Mr Mike Holmes  544927

Weekly Readers’ Rota: contact Mrs Patricia Hatton  c/o 528961

Care & Outreach

Coffee & Tea Rota: Providing tea and coffee in the church hall after each Sunday Mass. Contact Parish Secretary  528961

Hospital Visiting: Lincoln County Hospital 512512. Chaplain: Fr Matthew Jakes. Eucharistic Ministers regularly visit our hospitals, nursing homes, and private homes to take Holy Communion to the sick. If you, or someone you know is sick or infirm, please contact the Parish Priest on 528961.

Justice & Peace Group: Informing and co-ordinating our local response to the Church's witness and service to the wider world. Contact 528961

Marriage Care: Marriage Care offers counselling to anyone with a relationship problem. You do not have to be a Catholic, or married. Contact Freephone 0800 3893801

Outreach/Visiting Team: A group visiting the sick and housebound, and also helping to keep parish records up-to-date. Contact Mrs Marian Land 527568

Prayer Network: A network of parishioners who pray for parishioners’ intentions. These can be placed in the Prayer Network box located in the Church. Contact Mrs Julie Webster  823763 or email prayer intentions to

St Hugh’s Players: An amateur dramatics group performing religious and secular works. Contact Mrs Ruth Holmes 544927

Student Chaplaincy: Contact Fr Matthew Jakes Tel: 01522 528961  Email:

Traidcraft Stall: A group running the Traidcraft stall to provide fairtrade goods for the parish. Contact Mrs Marian Land  527568

Parish Administration

Parish Secretary: Mrs Susan Weaver  528961

Parish Fundraising: Mr Noel Harris & Mrs Josie Harris  826390  and Mr John Condon  520000

Parish Counting Team: Co-ordinator: Mr Stephen Land  527568

Parish Finance Team: Fr John Kyne,  Mr Stephen Land, Mrs Susan Weaver

Parish Safeguarding Representatives: Mrs Susan Weaver  870068  and Mrs Julie Webster  823763

Sunday Newsletter: Parish Secretary  528961

Housekeeper:  Mrs Marie Potts  528961

Hire of  Hall: contact Parish Secretary  528961

Other Organisations

APF (Red Box): Mrs Christine Brett  871992

Apostleship of the Sea: Miss Helen Townsend  c/o 528961

CAFOD: Mrs Dee Ellidge  872902  and Mr Frank Heyes  511268

Catenian Association: Mr Alan Stephinson Tel: 01636 892110  Email:

Catholic Women's League:  Liz Aldridge  Tel: 01636 892584

Churches Together:  Mrs Mary Wilford  800114

Faith In Families: Mrs Marie Barrett  545183

Knights of St Columa: Mr John Money  01526 320323