St Mary of the Crays

Old Road, Crayford, Kent, DA1 4DN

Parish Groups and Activities

The following are some of the groups and activities run in the parish.  Unless otherwise stated, contact should be made via the presbytery.  Any letters will be passed to the relevant organisers.  If your group isn't listed here and meets at St Mary's, please contact the webmaster via the Contact Us page.

Activities linked to Sunday Mass and the Church
Playgroups (see separate page for schools)
Other Groups

Activities linked to Sunday Mass and the Church

Activity Co-ordinator(s)
Altar Servers Ann Connor
APF Mission Boxes Peter Tite
Children's Liturgy Anusha Foy
Church Cleaning Valerie Hull
Clerical Assistant Vanessa Barker
Deanery Representative Pauline White
Flowers Josie Coward and Liz Doherty
Folk Group Alan Hughes
Gardens and Grounds Pauline Cornell
Gift Aid Richard Gillespie
Lay Ministers Monica Murrell
RCIA Fr Ignatius
Readers Mike Whitaker
Refreshments after 10.30 Mass Antoinette Trombetti
Repository Jeannie Watts
Sacristan Ann Connor
Safeguarding Tina Saunders
1st Holy Communion Preparation Bernadette Hughes
Confirmation Preparation Bernice McKie


Organisation Details
St Mary's Playgroup Opening times are currently Monday to Friday 8.30-11.30am and 12.00-3.00pm.  We cater for children between the ages of 2 years 9 months and 5 years.  For more information please contact the playgroup leader, Jo Avery on 01322 555894 during opening times.

Other Groups

Organisation Details
5th Crayford Brownies Meet on Tuesday evenings from 5.45-7.15pm during term time only.  Young girls aged 7-10 are welcome.  Contact
5th Crayford Guides Meet on Tuesday evenings from 7.15-9.00pm during term time only.  Young girls aged 10-14 are welcome.  Contact
Catenian Association Contact Jim Saunders, Brian McKie or , or see the Catenian page.
Knights of St Columba Contact Tom Boshell or , or see the Knights page.
Hall Hire Bookings co-ordinated by the Parish Office.

Times of Services

Sunday Mass:

6.30pm (Sat)
8.30am, 10.30am

Holy Day Mass:

9.15am, 7.00pm

Weekday Mass:

Mon - Fri 9.15am

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturday 5.30-6.15pm

Novena Service

Wednesday after Mass

Exposition and Morning Prayer

Mon - Fri 8.30am