St Charles’ Parish, Moorside Road, Swinton, Manchester M27 9PD
Parish Priest: Rev Mgr Paul F Smith STL

Tel: 0161 794 1089 Email:

The Week Ahead

 Sunday 14 July.  Fifteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time.       Mass 9.30am (Saint Mark’s) 11.15am (Saint Charles), 4.00pm Saint Mark’s.

Monday 15 July.   Saint Bonaventure.  Mass 10.00am. Saint Marks.    2.15pm Leavers’  Mass Saint Mary’s school. (in school)

Tuesday 16 July.   Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Principal Patron of the Diocese.  Mass 8.30am Saint Charles.   9.15am Leavers’ Mass Saint Mark’s School (in school)

Wednesday 17 July.  Mass 8.30am Saint Charles.  2.00pm Leavers’ Mass Saint Charles’ School (in church)     7.00pm  RCIA in Saint Marks Hall.

Thursday 18 July.  Mass 8.30am Saint Charles. 2.00pm Hope in the Future Prayer Group in Saint Joseph’s Convent.

 Friday  19 July.   Mass 10.00am Saint Mark’s.     

 Saturday 20 July.  9.00am Mass in cemetery   11.30am – 12.noon Sacrament of Reconciliation (Saint Charles)

Sunday 21 July . Sixteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time.  Mass  9.30am (Saint Marks), 11.15am (Saint Charles),   4.00pm  (Saint Mark’s) .












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Mass Times


9.45 am (St.Marks)
11.15 am (with children’s Liturgy of the Word)

Monday and Friday (St.Marks)
10 am


Often in school on Wednesdays at 9.15am

Tuesday and Thursday (St.Charles)


Holy Days
7.30 pm (eve), 8.30 am

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Saturdays: 11.30 am to 12.00 noon

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