St. Alban’s is a parish within the Nottingham Diocese of the Catholic Church in England and Wales. We are a partner of the Church on Oakwood (ecumenical). Our parish is clustered with St Hugh’s at Borrowash. You are welcome to join us for any of our Masses or social occasions. Details can be found on our website or weekly newsletter.
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St Alban’s Church was fortunate to enjoy an excellent Festival Concert that showcased the talents of all age groups. Lynne Derry organised the evening for us, and gave us a mixture of music from Chopin and Bach to … Continue reading
Well the weather is picking up and it’s time for a walk in God’s beautiful county of Derbyshire! Members of our three communities at St. Alban’s, St. Hugh’s and The Church on Oakwood are welcome to come along and bring … Continue reading
The Parish Pastoral Council minutes for the meetings held in November 2016 and January 2017 have been added here: 4 Parish Council Minutes – 031116 5 Parish Council Minutes -050117 … Continue reading
Diocese of Nottingham Ecumenical Commission What was the Reformation and why does it matter five hundred years later? Rev. Dr. David Cornick General Secretary of Churches Together in England. Looking at what happened in the sixteenth century so that we … Continue reading
As is our tradition the Good Friday Walk of Witness began at St. Philip’s Anglican Church on Taddington Road……….. Following Prayers of Thanksgiving and the hymn ‘When I survey the wondrous cross’ we continued our witness down to St. Alban’s … Continue reading
The Parish Pastoral Council minutes for the meetings held in June, July and September 2016 have been added here: 1-parish-council-minutes-140616-1 2-parish-council-minutes-040716 3-parish-council-minutes-150916-1 … Continue reading
On Saturday 24th September, 32 people from the Parish of St Alban visited the shrine of our patron saint at St Alban’s Cathedral in Hertfordshire. The Cathedral is truly magnificent, and contains outstanding examples of medieval woodwork, decorations and sculptures. … Continue reading
Statement in response to the killing of Fr Jacques Hamel in Rouen … Continue reading
On Saturday 13th August The Church On Oakwood will be hosting a children’s Christian activity day for 4 to 11 year olds from 10am to 2pm. There will be Bible stories, games, crafts and music. The cost is £2 per … Continue reading
On Monday 20th June, the feast day of our parish patron, St Alban, ten of our younger parishioners received the Sacrament of Confirmation from Bishop Patrick McKinney. The Mass setting was beautiful and we sang uplifting hymns including ‘Bread … Continue reading