Parish Community

The Parish of Our Lady of Grace and St Edward is a very active and sociable one with strong ties with the local community and business. Many activities take place in the Chiswick Catholic Centre located at 2 Dukes Avenue.  Centre Manager Brenda Houston can be contacted via the Parish Office or on 07899 930379.

Below are listed various groups and their contact details.  Further information on all these groups can be found in the Parish Handbook, available from the Repository.


Association for the Propagation of the Faith (APF)

Siobhan Baigey - Tel 0208 742 8301   E-Mail: siobhan.baigey@btinternet.com   or

Dermot McGarrity - 0208 994 8682  E-Mail: dmcgarrity@hbgc.co.uk


Bereavement Support Group

The Bereavement Support Group is held on the first Tuesday of the month in Room 1 of the Parish Centre.  Led by Sister Joan, Mary Foster and Ann Godsall, its purpose is to provide an opportunity for people who have been bereaved to come together in a welcoming and safe place with a prayerful atmosphere to enable them to talk and to be listened to.

The Catenian Association is an international brotherhood of Catholic business and professional men. They meet socially, which is a reflection of the mutual support and sharing of common values that is found within the Association. www.chiswickcatenians.org.uk

Child Protection The Parish’s Child Protection Officer is Catherine Sutherland who can be contacted via the Parish Office.

Chiswick Catholic Parishes Children’s Choir (C.C.P.C.C)

 The CCPCC are a mixed choir of children from Our Lady of Grace & St Edward and St Joseph’s parishes, ages seven and up. The choir sings at Our Lady of Grace & St Edward on the second Saturday of each month, at 6:30pm mass.  Please contact CCPCC director, Clare Delmar Lynch

Tel 0208 995 8052 or email clare.delmar@blueyonder.co.uk


Flower Arrangers

Contact Anne O’Farrell on 020 8749 4694


Knights of St Columba

The Knights of St Columba is an order of Catholic laymen dedicated to the service of the church and fellow man. Terry O’Sullivan can be contacted via the Parish Office.


Ladies Keep Fit

A Ladies Keep Fit class is held every Monday evening in the large hall in the Parish Centre beginning at 7.45pm. 


Parish Planned Giving – Offertory and Gift Aid Scheme

The Parish Planned Giving Scheme uses weekly offertory envelopes or a banker’s order, the majority of which are paid monthly. Contact Michael Maher on 020 8995 3290


Pioneer Total Abstinence Association of the Sacred Heart

This is a spiritual movement based on the love of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and concern for those with a problem with alcohol.  Contact P earl Norton via the Parish Office



The Repository is situated within the church next to the Dukes Avenue entrance.  It is open after the 10.00am mass most weekdays and after all Sunday masses.


St Edward’s Club

This is a social club which hosts activities and regular outings for its members.  Contact Helen Malone via the Parish office. 


St Edward’s Golf Club

Different organisation from above, male members enjoy regular golf outings.  Details of meetings and outings are available by contacting Con Kelly via the Parish Office.


St Vincent de Paul Society (SVP)

SVP was established in Chiswick in May 2000 when it was felt that there was a call to provide support and assistance for those in need.  Contact Gerry McCarthy via the Parish Office.



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