St Michael's Tadley

 Mass will be held on Saturday at 6pm.


St Oswald's Burghfield Common

 Mass will be held on Sunday at 10.30am

All Masses have to be booked in advance and all those attending follow Coronavirus guidelines.

To book a place for mass please  phone the parish office on 01189 814572,  leave a message if no answer.  Email booking is suspended at present.


We need to observe the following guidelines when attending Mass:-

Don't attend if you or a member of your household is unwell with a cold, flu-like illness, cough or fever. Stay at home and follow one of the live-streamed Masses if you can at

You need to book a place, phone the parish office on 01189 814572 leaving a message if no answer.

Please arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of Mass.

Bring your own face mask or face covering and wear it at all times except for Holy Communion - which will be under one kind (the Host).facemask

hsnd sanitizer

Use the automatic hand sanitizer provided when entering and leaving the church (or use your own sanitizer).

Follow the instructions of the stewards who will direct you where to sit, at Holy Communion, and on exiting the church.


Don't kneel in the pews as this will make you too close to anyone sitting in the pew in front of you, sit in the marked places as directed by the stewards

and please observe social distancing at all times.

There will be a box for offertory and other collections at the entrance to St Michael's Church and the exit of St Oswald's.

Sorry but the toilets are closed!toilet closed

These measures are to make sure everyone feels safe when attending church. Let us all work together, follow the guidelines and be considerate of each other as we celebrate together in thanksgiving to God for the gift of the Eucharist.




We're the Catholic community of Tadley, Mortimer, Burghfield Common, Kingsclere and the villages around. We aim to be friendly, welcoming and strong in our faith. We invite you to join us in prayer and worship. We're proud of  our Catholic Faith in the risen Christ and are keen to share it with you!

We have two churches - St Michael's in Tadley and St Oswald's in Burghfield Common.

Our parish priest is Father Patrick Tansey.FatherP

For new parishioners please feel free to introduce yourself to a welcomer before Mass or our priest afterwards. Alternatively use the form on the contact us part of this website.





An important facility available to our Parish is the hall behind St. Oswald's Church in Burghfield Common. This is known as "The Leonard Rooms" after the first parish priest of the new church, Leonard Vickers OSB who went on to become abbot of Douai Abbey before he died.

The Leonard Rooms are available for Parish  activities and also for the wider community. A multiplicity of local clubs and organizations use the hall, it also houses the local food bank.

Having read the above link which gives details of the facilities the hall can offer, please read the following documents for further details about arrangements for using the hall:-

Use of Hall

Application form

Hiring the Hall

To apply to hire the hall fill out this Application Form  having first checked for availability by emailing the parish secretary

Appendix A  Agreement for individual hire

Appendix B Agreement for organizations wishing to hire.

Those hiring the hall need to be aware of the fire regulations, see below :-

Fire Regulations





  St Michael's Church is on Bishopswood Road, Tadley. The post code is RG26 4HG.

  Attached to St Michael's is our parish room, used for meetings, groups, children's liturgy and coffee after mass on Sundays.

  Our parish priest, Father Patrick Tansey, lives at the presbytery next door to the church. The presbytery phone number is 01189814572.

            St Michaels Exterior





St Oswald's Church is on Abbey Park, Burghfield Common.  The post code is RG7 3HQ.  St Oswald's has a church hall available for parish and community use. 

The hall is known as "The Leonard Rooms" after the first Parish Priest of St Oswald's. 

The St Oswald's Church Hall section of this website has more information about hiring this hall.


               St Oswalds Exterior