Mass Times

St. John's
Saturday 6.00pm
Sunday  11.00am
Weekday 9.30am
St. Martin's
Sunday  9.30am
Wednesday 9.30am


Parish Newsletter 

Pope Francis' Prayer Intention For May

The Church in Africa, a Seed of Unity: that the Church in Africa, through the commitment of its members, may be the seed of unity among her peoples and a sign of hope for this continent.

Pages of Interest

Medieval Vestment



St John's is the Roman Catholic parish in the picturesque market town of Poulton-le-Fylde. The parish has served the local Catholic population since 1813, and the present Church was built in 1912.

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The Ascension of The Lord

This event is on Thursday, 30 May and is a Holy Day of Obligation.

There will be a Vigil Mass at 7.00pm at St John’s  on Wednesday, 29 May and 9.30am Mass at St Martin’s on the following day, Thursday.

Churches Together: Songs of Praise

This annual event is at 3:00pm on Sunday, 1 June. This year it is being held at the Methodist Church in Poulton to celebrate their second centenary. We hope the sun shines so that we can have an outside event as usual. Bring your hat.

Deanery Easter Masses

The weeks between Easter and Pentecost provide an opportunity to meet together with other parishes in our Deanery to celebrate Mass in celebration of Christ’s resurrection.

Wednesday, 5 June: Cardinal Allen Chapel

St John School Inspection Report

We are able to publish the report of the recent inspection of religious education at St John's Primary School. Read it here.

Preparation For First Forgiveness and First Holy Communion
If you have a child in Year 3 or above and you think they are mature enough to prepare to celebrate these sacraments over the year please speak to them about this as we will be asking for details of those families interested soon. 

Updated: Saturday, 18 May 2019 at 1944hrs