A place of faith, sustaining hope and practising love


At the heart of the Woolwich community


Pugin's first London church

St Peter’s is a Catholic parish, serving communities around Woolwich since 1843, when the church opened as Pugin's first in London. "Though we are many, we are one body in Christ."

Parish life

Our church is open every day for visits, prayers and services. All are welcome, especially to our Sunday Masses. For our…


The church is open on most days from 9am to 4.30pm. Please check What's On for the day of your visit to see if there are…


We are thankful for a rich local heritage, which is now our responsibility to care for, to make known and appreciated mo…

Get involved

Our parish is blessed to have the support and involvement of so many people, of all faiths and none.

Weekly Timetable


Mass 8.30am, 10am, 11.45am, 6pm
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 5-5.45pm
Confession 5-5.45pm


Mass 12.30pm, Vigil 6pm
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 11am-12.30pm
Confession 11am-12noon, 5.15-5.45pm


Mass 9.30am, 12.30pm
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament 10am-12.15pm

Parish surgery

Thursdays 5-6pm

Legion of Mary

Fridays 6.30pm in Pugin Place

Life in the Holy Spirit discussion group

Fridays 6.15pm

Bible Hour study group

Tuesdays 7-8pm

Central Choir

Thursdays 7.30-9pm, Saturdays 7.30-9pm, Sundays 10-11.20am

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What's on


Morning mass for Catholics
Midday mass for Catholics


Early morning vandalism

Unfortunate drunken damage to the Church

Repair contract completed

Roof and stonework repair contract completed

Contact us



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St Peter the Apostle Church
103 Woolwich New Road
London SE18 6EF

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