Priest in Charge - Father Mathew Pinakkattu

Church of St. Anne, Westby Mills, Westby, Lancashire, PR4 3PL

Email: stannewestby@gmail.com

Copyright © Church of St. Anne, Westby Mills. 2019 All rights reserved.                                               Lancaster Roman Catholic Diocesan Trustees, Registered Charity No.234331

Parish Sunday Lunch - 2nd October 2016. 

Thank you so much to Shelia Pugh for organising such an excellent lunch at Singleton Lodge.  A very enjoyable afternoon was had by all who attended, nearly 60 of us!  Apologises, I was enjoying the meal so much I forgot to take pictures!!

Coffee Morning - 23rd May 2018

​A big thank you must go to Paddy Parker and her amazing volunteers who raised £421.35 on Thursday’s coffee morning. Thank you, Paddy, long may these events keep happening..  

Parish Sunday Lunch - 8th October 2017  

​Once again, thank you so much to Shelia Pugh for organising such an excellent lunch at Singleton Lodge.  We all enjoyed ourselves and raised a glass to Father Kevin who will be missed very much.  

LENTEN REFLECTION OPPORTUNITY
Prayer, reflection and discussion with Fr Gerry Proctor MBE The day will explore the direction Pope Francis wants the Church to take with regard to mission. Fr Gerry will also use the definition of the Church used by Fr Jose Marins from Brazil: The Church is a Missionary Community with a Communitarian Mission. Saturday 9 March 2019 10.00am – 3.00pm Xaverian Missionaries Spirituality Centre.  Please bring a packed lunch. Tea and coffee are provided. To book please email anne.foley@blueyonder.co.uk. or phone 01772 555483 ​


Lancaster Diocese Lourdes Pilgrimage under the leadership of Bishop Paul Swarbrick: 26th July to 2nd August direct to Lourdes by air. Lourdes theme for 2019 "Blessed are the poor, for the kingdom of God is yours." Booking forms at Holy Family ( from £865)


Confirmation.If your child is Year 6 or above and would like to join the Holy Family confirmation programme please let Fr. Mathew or one of the catechists here know. The planned date is 11th July 2019.


​​Tabor (169 Sharoe Green Lane Fulwood, Preston, PR2 8HE) has re-opened as a retreat centre. A full calendar is available on their webpage: https://xaverians.org.uk/tabor-preston/tabor-calendar



THANK YOU

Greek Evening - 23rd July 2015
Thank you to all who supported our Greek evening which

raised a fantastic £801 for the Roof Restoration Fund.

Special thanks to Paddy who inspired and organised the evening. The Greek dishes she and her family provided were wonderful.  Special thanks also to Poppy for her delightful Greek singing and dancing.  For pictures of the evening, please click on the Gallery icon.

Our Parish has had various  events over the years, please click on the Gallery icon for pictures.

Diary Dates

Visitors: Please be advised that this site does not use cookies and will not leave any information on your computer, nor collect any private data as a matter of course. Should you choose to give us any personal information (for instance, by completing the contact us page), we will only use this information for the purposes for which it was provided and we will not disclose this to any other organisation without your express consent, unless required to do so by competent legal authority

Irish Night - 17th March 2016
​THANK YOU to all who contributed to the Irish Night, it was a wonderful evening and £ 850+   was raised towards the Roof Restoration Fund.

ROGATION SUNDAY, 21st May. This was a well attended, prayerful occasion with about 80 people from the joint churches attending. Thanks are due to the farms, and to all who attended: the clergy who led the prayers and to the talented, hard working ladies of our parish who put on a wonderful supper which was thoroughly enjoyed by everyone. The commitment of all these people to ensure the success of the Rogation Sunday Service was exceptional and greatly appreciated. Heartfelt thanks to you all. 

GALA EVENING at St. Anne's Westby, MUSICA LIRICA gave us a sparkling concert on Sunday 11th June. It was uplifting and joyful and our church was the perfect venue for their amazing voices. Many thanks to the wonderful ladies who provided delicious refreshments, to Mary Kelly and Elwyn Smith for car parking arrangements both in the afternoon and evening and especially to Jeff Chambers who was the driving force behind this fabulous event.  

TROUBLE AT MILL - 16th February 2017

A Big Thank you to Paddy and the social team

for raising over £740 for the Roof Restoration

fund at the Lancashire Night a couple of

weeks ago “ It was a Beltin night”.