The Roman Catholic Church

in Wolstanton and Chesterton

Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, UK

Twin Parishes

The parishes of Saint Wulstan and the Sacred Heart (Wolstanton) and Saint John the Evangelist (Chesterton) are both administered from Saint Wulstan's and served by Father Dominic Chukka (Parish Priest).

To find details of each of the churches, including maps, use the links below:

Our Mission

We welcome everyone and will work to develop a Community of Faith and Compassion where parishioner's abilities and talents are used to encourage the young, cherish the elderly and support each other's needs and bring God's love to all

Please pray for your Parish Priest!

Services

Details of the usual service times can be found further down this page, but do check the newsletter for any changes that may have been made for the coming week.

Christmas Week Services

Christmas Eve - Monday 24th

  • Chesterton: Mass - 15:00
  • Wolstanton: Mass - 18:00 (involving the school)
  • Wolstanton: Carol Service - 20:30 followed by Mass at 21:00
  • Chesterton: Carol Service - 23:45

Christmas Day - Tuesday 25th

  • Chesterton: Mass - 09:15
  • Wolstanton: Mass - 11:00

Boxing Day - Wednesday 26th

  • No Mass

Thursday 27th

  • Chesterton: Mass - 11:00

Saturday 29th

  • Wolstanton: Servers’ Mass 10:00 (for both parishes, with the giving of medals)

Father Dominic with the monstrance

Our Parish Priest - Father Dominic Chukka

Address: The Priest's House, Saint Wulstan's, Church Lane, Wolstanton, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST5 0EH

Tel: 01782-626611

Father Dominic was ordained in the 1992 in the Archdiocese of Hyderabad, India. His family consists of his Mum and Dad, two brothers and two sisters, who still live in India. At the invitation of the late Archbishop Maurice, he came to the Archdiocese of Birmingham in 1995.

Since then he has worked in many places including St Joseph's, Nechells Birmingham, St Elizabeth's Church, Coventry, St Anne's Church, Coventry, St Christopher's Church, Codsall, St. Thomas of Canterbury, Tattenhall and Our Lady and St. Brigids, Northfield, Birmingham.

He also worked as a Chaplain to Warwick University, Chaplain to Brinsford Young Offenders Prison and lately as the Vocation Director of the Diocese.

He is also Chairman of St Mary's Educational & Charitable Trust, registered in the UK. You can visit the website www.stmarystrust.org to see further the wonderful work they do.

Father Dominic, arrived in the parish in August 2017 and is delighted with us. He is dedicated to getting to know, love and serve all his parishioners. He asks for our Prayers and support as he takes his new ministry in Wolstanton and Chesterton.


Today

Year Cycle: C    Weekday Cycle: 1

Status: Ferria    Dedication: None


Usual Mass and Meeting Times

There are often alterations to these, so please check on the newsletter page

Sunday
TimePlaceDetails
0915ChestertonMass
1100WolstantonMass
Monday
TimePlaceDetails
1000WolstantonChristian Meditation - Email: webmaster@saintwulstans.org.uk for details
1930ChestertonChristian Meditation - Email: webmaster@saintwulstans.org.uk for details
Tuesday
TimePlaceDetails
1730WolstantonExposition of the Blessed Sacrament
1800WolstantonMass
1830WolstantonSVP (in the cloister, near the sacristy, in church)
Wednesday
TimePlaceDetails
0930ChestertonExposition of the Blessed Sacrament
1000ChestertonMass
1900WolstantonLectio Divina - Email: webmaster@saintwulstans.org.uk for details
Thursday
TimePlaceDetails
0930WolstantonMass
Friday
TimePlaceDetails
0930WolstantonMass
Saturday
TimePlaceDetails
1000ChestertonMass
1200WolstantonThis will be the time for any baptisms - Contact Fr. Dominic
1800WolstantonMass (Vigil Mass for Sunday)
Confession Times
PlaceDetails
WolstantonBefore Saturday Evening Mass at 17:30 & any time by arrangement.
ChestertonBefore Sunday morning Mass & as requested by arrangement
Parish Telephone Number
626611
Current Clergy
Fr Dominic Chukka