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Parish Priest & Council

Parish Priest

Fr. Paul Bruxby


Parish Council

Chairman - Maria Hollingbery

12 parish members who advise the Parish Priest on parish needs. They meet five times a year at Annual General Meetings




Pastoral & Spiritual

Brentwood Diocesan Pastoral Council (BDPC)

Parish Rep: Tess Savereux

Consultative body that meets to weigh matters of concern for the diocese

Redbridge Pastoral Council

Parish Rep: Tess Savereux

Meets every two months

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Fr Paul

For those thinking about becoming a catholic or wish to know more about the faith

First Holy Communion Programme

Elaine Abrahams

For children in their first year of junior school. Starts September and lasts nine months

Reconciliation Programme

Christine Hammersley

Short program of five weeks, usually in Lent for children who have made their First Holy Communion

Prayer Group

Patsy Buckley

Mon-Fri in Holy Family Chapel. Offers friendship and growth through prayer & reflection, intercession & hymns

Bible Study Group

Brian Rourke

Wed at 8pm

Good Shepherd Prayer Group

Mina Fox

Thu at 3pm in the Church. Offers prayers for vocations to the priesthood and the missions, as well as the Holy Father & all priests

Mother's Prayers

Irene Newell

After weekday mass on Tuesdays

Association for Propagation of the Faith (APF)

Teresa Abrahams

Prayer & fund raising for the missions (Mill Hill Missionaries & APF central fund in Rome)

Marriage & Engaged Encounter

Carola & Mike Divver

Weekends for married couples & residential marriage preparation for engaged couples





Junior School

Head: Mrs Delia Doyle

0208 554 3453

Infants School

Head: Mrs Delia Doyle

0208 554 1919




Parish Finance

Finance & Maintenance Committee

Treasurer: Cyril Soares

Meets at least three times per year to oversee finance & maintenance of parish buildings

Gift Aid Scheme

Alex Arulanandam

Enables the parish to claim tax relief on your donations to the church.

50/50 Club

Tess Savereux

Monthly draw costing 1 with 50% distributed as prizes, the remainder to the church. Coffee morning first Sunday of each month after 9am mass




Liturgy & Music

Church Choir

Kathy Davies

Sings at 11am mass on Sundays and major feast days

Eucharistic Ministers

Coordinator: Christine Hammersley



Coordinator: Christine Hammersley


Altar Servers

Fr Paul

Archonfraternity of St Stephen

Flower Organiser

Tess Savereux

Contact if you would like flowers arranged in church for a wedding or special occasion


Tess Savereux

Open before & after weekend masses. Statues, pictures, rosaries, medals & religious cards for all occasions available. Orders also taken for special items for First Holy Communion and Confirmation






Philip Merchant

Fri 7pm till 8:30pm in Youth Hall


Kate Kennedy

Tue 6:45pm till 7:45pm in Youth Hall

Handicapped Youth Club


Wed 7:30 till 9:30 in Youth Hall

Junior Youth Club


Sun 6pm till 8pm in Youth Hall. Yrs 6,7 & 8 only

Youth Club


Term time weekends in Youth Hall




Parish Organisations

St Augustine's Men's Society

Philip Blackman


Catholic Women's League

Veronica Hausenloy


Legion of Mary

Josie Grant






North Ilford Fellowship of Churches

Kathleen Black


Redbridge Council of Christians & Jews

Kathleen Black






Mothers & Toddlers

Helen Savage

Fri 9:00am till 11:00pm in Youth Hall

Football Club

Ron Rubery


Golf Society

John O'Connor


Senior Citizen's Club

Tess Savereux


St Augustine's Socialites (SAS)

Pat Brennan

Open to all ladies of the parish and meets monthly. Activities such as theatre, meals, holidays and other social events

St Augustine's Players

Linda Ward

Drama Group




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