The purpose of this blog is to provide an open forum for discussion of the aims of the society; news from the wider Church and details of Masses and events of interest in the diocese. The Latin Mass Society in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Middlesbrough expresses its full filial devotion and loyalty to Holy Mother Church, Pope Francis and Bishop Drainey.


12 Noon. Every Sunday Missa Cantata
York Oratory (
Church of St Wilfrid)
Duncombe Place, York. YO1 7EF

8:15am Monday-Friday
9:15am Saturday

Feast Days (as advertised) usually at 6pm.

Church of St Andrew, Fabian Road, Teesville. TS6 9BA

3pm Sunday.

Church of Our Lady of Lourdes and St Peter Chanel
119 Cottingham Road, Hull. HU5 2DH
7.30pm Every Thursday. Low Mass.


4pm. Every Sunday
York Oratory (
Church of St Wilfrid)
Duncombe Place, York. YO1 7EF

Compline and Vespers (as advertised)
(see link to the Rudgate Singers Calendar below)
St Mary's Church, Bishophill Junior. YO1 6EN

30 April 2024

Feast of the Ascension

The Feast of the Ascension will be on Thursday, 9th May.  As is usual on major feast days, there will be a Solemn Mass at the York Oratory at 6pm.

There will also be a Latin Mass for the Feast of the Ascension at the church of Our L:ady and St Peter Chanel at 7.30pm.


There will be NO Latin Mass on Ascension Day in Hull

22 April 2024

Pilgrimage in Preston


 Pilgrimage in honour of the Martyrs of England & Wales

Saturday 4th May

There will be a pilgrimage in honour of the English Martyrs in Preston on Saturday 4th May. The pilgrimage will begin with devotions in the Church of St Walburge at 10.30am before pilgrims process to the Church of the English Martyrs, which is a distance of about a mile. There will be a Solemn Mass offered by the Canons of the Institute of Christ the King at the English Martyrs Church beginning at around 11.30 and this will be followed by veneration of relics. Tea and coffee will be provided after Mass.

The postcode for St Walberge’s Church is PR2 2QE, and for English Martyrs Church is PR1 1NA.

Here is a picture of the procession leaving St Walburge’s taken in 2018.