NORBERTINES 900THE ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS at the convent at Muston, Filey on Friday 17 September. Fr Thomas Swagger gave a talk on St Norbert and the Norbertines.

ENROLMENT MASS for Confirmation candidates at St Peter’s Church on Sunday 19 September

ST AUGUSTINES SCHOOL CHAPEL A new and stylish chapel has been created in St Augustine’s School for the young people of our parish, complete with stained glass windows, Stations of the Cross, statue of Our Lady of Walsingham & Tabernacle, so the Blessed Sacrament is always present at the school.

Bishop Terence bless the chapel later in the autumn term.

AFGHAN REFUGEES The Rainbow Centre has been supporting the 90+ refugees (inc.64 children) that arrived in Scarborough. They are overwhelmed with the generosity of the people of Scarborough, including our parishioners. So generous was the response that they had more than they could process. St Peter’s Church crypt has provided them with additional storage space. They currently have sufficient clothing, but welcome cash donations to help with ongoing support. we will be holding a retiring collection at all our churches this weekend. Please give generously. Alternatively, you can donate via their website at


CONGRATULATIONS to Stacey Thomson and Joshua Greening, married at St Peter’s on 20 August.

Congratulations to Glennis Cooper who was received into full communion with the Catholic Church at St Peter’s Church Sunday 15 August 2021


CONGRATULATIONS to Julienna Paton, aged 9, who received her First Holy Communion on Saturday 31 July 2021 at the 5.30pm Vigil Mass at St Peter’s.

ST PETER’S SCHOOL Year 6 Leavers Mass of Thanksgiving held at St Joseph’s on Thursday 22 July 2021

90TH BIRTHDAY PARTY of St Edward’s parishioners, Pat Ogden, on 20 July 2021 at St Edwards Hall


MASS OF THANKSGIVING on Monday 19 July for all children who received their First Holy Communion on 10 and 17 July with a party afterwards at St Peter’s School, with entertainment from Magic Mike.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2021 Children from our parishes received their First Holy Communion at St Peter’s on 10 July and at St Joseph’s on 17 July

FR ANDREW SMITH O.PRAEM (RIP) 7 SEPTEMBER 1943 – 2 JULY 2021 Please pray for the repose of the soul of Fr Andrew Smith O.Praem RIP, former parish priest of St George’s, Eastfield, and St Mary’s, Filey. Fr Andrew’s body was received into St Mary’s Church, Filey at 5pm on Thursday 15 July. His Requiem Mass was held at St George’s Church, Eastfield on Friday 16 July. He was buried at All Saints, Muston, Cemetery

BAPTISM CONGRATULATIONS to Almas Hasan, baptised at St Peter’s Church on 27 June 2021

OUR NEW DEACON Paul Griffin serves at St Joseph’s Sunday morning Mass following his Ordination to the Permanent Diaconate on Sunday 4 July
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ORDINATION TO THE PERMANENT DIACONATE of Paul Griffin at St Joseph’s Church on Saturday 3 July. Mass was celebrated by Auxiliary Bishop of Liverpool, Tom Williams, and concelebrated by Bishop Drainey, Canon Edmond Gubbins, Cannon Alan Sheridan, Fr Phil Cunagh, Fr William Massie and Fr Pat Keogh, with Deacon David Cross also present.
BAPTISM CONGRATS to Jidenna Michael and Kaeto Daniel Oguike, baptised at St Peter’s Church on 11 July 2021.
BAPTISM CONGRATS to Oluwatoni Munachi (Zoe) and Oluwadabira Chizara (Kiara) Abegunde, baptised 12 June  2021 at St Peter’s Church. Oluwatoni means God has done more than enough, and Chizara means God has heard me.

MAY PROCESSION & CROWNING OF MAY QUEEN at our weekend Masses on 29/30 May:
At the 5.30pm St Peter’s Vigil Mass
At the 9.30am St Joseph’s Sunday Mass

At the 11.30am St Peter’s Sunday Mass

MIDDLESBROUGH DIOCESES LOURDES PILGRIMS celebrated Mass at St Peter’s Church, this Wednesday 2 June, and enjoyed a sunny walk along the front with Fr Gubbins.

EASTER 2021 in our churches of St Peter, St Joseph’s, & St Edward the Confessor

EMERALD WEDDING ANNIVERSARY Congratulations to Hugh and Josie Davey, who celebrated 55 years of marriage by renewing their vows on Sunday 14 February 2021 at St Peter’s Church