The New Forest Pastoral area consists of the parishes of


Our Lady of Mercy & St Joseph, Lymington


St Anne, Brockenhurst


St Francis, Milford on Sea


St Bernard's, Holbury & St Michael's, Hythe  

known as Waterside Catholic parish


St Theresa of the Child Jesus, Totton


Our Lady of the Assumption and St Edward the Confessor, Lyndhurst


Our Lady of Lourdes, New Milton


The Pastoral Co-Ordinator is Rev David Adams


The Deanery


At Pentecost last year, Bishop Philip published a Policy Document entitled: 


Developing the Pastoral Areas in the Light of the New Evangelisation


A new Deanery has been established to include the

New Forest, Bournemouth and Avon-Stour Pastoral Areas.

The new Deanery is to known as Saint JohnXXIII


The Dean is Fr Paul Townsend


Evangelisation Strategy Teams

are currently being set up in the Deanery.


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