On Monday 23rd March the Prime Minister closed all religious buildings. Private Mass is still available via livestreaming.

This page will provide you with information from around the dioceseĀ  on how you can access live-streamed church services, prayer and Mass. You are welcome to watch any of the Masses and can click on the drop downs to locate church livestreams by parish and location.

This information will be regularly updated to reflect the situation as it becomes clearer and the list will be added to in time. If you have any queries please contact your parish priest or email

Livestreaming and Digitally Accessing Mass in our Diocese

For masses both inside and outside of our diocese, please view the timetable. The list will be extended as more Masses and information become available.

St Margaret Mary, New Moston

The following services will be said privately in Church and live streamed via the church’s Facebook page

Mon-Thu: 7.30am Morning Prayer; 9.15 Mass; 5pm Evening Prayer
Sat: 9am Morning Prayer; 12 noon Mass; 4pm Evening Prayer; 6pm Vigil Mass
Sun: 9am Morning Prayer; 10.30am Mass; 4pm Evening Prayer

Please note that the times of services given are for the information of those who wish to participate in the worship of the Church through the use of social media. The church will not be open during these services.

Parish of Holy Cross and St Helen, Ashton-under-Lyne

There are regular opportunities for prayer and Mass in the Catholic Ashton Facebook Group.

Parish of the Divine Mercy, Chadderton and Hollinwood

More updates about livestreams from the Parish of Divine Mercy can be found here

Sacred Heart, Colne

Mass will be streamed daily at 10am Tuesday – Saturday on the parish website. On Sunday this will be streamed at 9.30am.

St Catherine, Didsbury, and St Ambrose, Chorlton

Mass will be available every Sunday morning from 11am on the parish’s YouTube channel.

Our Lady of Hope, Salford

This parish will be livestreaming mass each Sunday 9.30am & 11am and Monday – Saturday 9am and 7.30pm. The live stream can be found on the parish’s Facebook page.

St James and All Souls, Salford

Mass will be streamed each Sunday at 10am, and each Wednesday at 12nn.

You can find these livestreams on either Periscope or the parish’s website.

St John Paul II, Eccles

Sunday Mass will be available from 9.00am every Sunday morning via the Parish website:

St Vincent de Paul, Bolton

Mass will be streamed on St Vincent’s website which can be found here.

Streaming times
Mass: Tuesday-Friday 9am
Devotions: Thursday 7-8pm
Sunday Vigil: Saturday 6pm
Sunday Mass: Sunday 10am

More updates can be found on the parish’s Facebook page.

St Margaret Clitherow, Rochdale

Masses and services will be available on the internet. It can be accessed via or by clicking the webcam link on the parish website:

St Mary, Bamber Bridge

St Mary’s Brownedge, Bamber Bridge, is part of the network. Masses and other events will be scheduled on the timetable.