Confirmation Retreat – Whitstable

7th – 9th February 2014 The afternoon of 7th February was bright, but cold as 23 members of the Confirmation programme prepared to depart on their retreat.   We set off from church at 3.45pm and arrived at the diocesan youth centre in Whitstable at... Read more»


Annual Parish Meal

Sorrento’s Restaurant, Tolworth Back for its sixth year, Sorrento’s Restaurant was full with around 100 parishioners and friends of the parish who braved the cold night air to enjoy each other’s company.   There was a terrific atmosphere in th... Read more»


Fr Nicolas – thank you Mass

17th January 2014 We welcomed back Fr Nicolas who, last year, was transferred to his first parish as Parish Priest since being ordained in January last year. He is now resident at St Elizabeth’s Church, Richmond. During his homily, Fr Nicholas s... Read more»


Building of the Old Chapel

It was in 1933 Fr Redding (the parish priest at St Raphael’s, Surbiton) was given responsibility for the formation of a new parish in Tolworth and in 1934 he left St Raphael’s and became the full-time rector of Our Lady Immaculate parish. The Old... Read more»


Odyssey Advent Retreat

29th November – 1st December 2013 19 members of our Young People’s Group travelled to the diocesan youth centre in Whitstable, Kent for their annual Advent Retreat.   As always, an amazing time was had by all, so a massive thanks must go to the t... Read more»


Fr Arbo’s Induction in St John Fisher, Kidbrooke

Saturday 26th October 2013 The Rite of Induction of Fr Arbo Lucas Lekule was held in the church of St John Fisher, Kidbrooke.   The principal celebrant was The Right Reverend Patrick Lynch, Auxiliary Bishop in the Archdiocese of Southwark.   A lar... Read more»


Odyssey – trip to Thorpe Park

Odyssey – our Young People’s Group Saturday 6th July saw what was really the first day of summer. The sun was out, and during the day, temperatures topped the high 20’s. Sixteen members of our Young People’s Group with 4 leaders set o... Read more»


50th Anniversary of the Consecration of OLI

For the front of the service book, Canon Anthony wrote the following: When I open the church in the early mornings at this time of the year, pools of sunlight stream in from the east. In the evenings the fading sun lights up the windows. Our Lady... Read more»


Confirmation Retreat March 2013

1st – 3rd March 2013 Our Confirmation Group this year has 39 young people in it who are preparing to receive the Sacrament on 18th May this year.  At the beginning of this month, 16 young people took part in the annual retreat to the Diocesan You... Read more»