Parish of the Ascension, Cambridge

About our Parish

This diverse parish is the largest in the Diocese of Ely comprising of around 18,500 people. There are 5 schools and 7 University colleges within the boundary, as well as many houses, flats, residential homes and offices. The parish covers an area from Queen’s Road, Madingley Road, Huntingdon Road and along Gilbert Road.
The Rector of the Ministry Team is the Revd. Philipa King, Team Vicar is Revd. Janet Bunker, Assistant Priest is Revd. Ank Rigelsford. St Luke's is a Local Ecumenical Partnership between the United Reformed Church and the Church of England.
The team also works closely with our Christian neighbours at Castle Street Methodist Church and with The Romanian Orthodox Parish of St John the Evangelist which shares the use of St Giles' Church.

For Parish enquiries please contact:

Parish Office
Tel: 01223 315000

Churches in our Parish

St Augustine of Canterbury

St Giles w St Peter

St Luke's Church (United Reformed with Church of England)