The church is open at 9am and 6pm for Morning and Evening Prayer, for approximately forty (40) minutes, seven (7) days a week and an hour before all advertised Mass times.

If you are planning to visit for a specific reason at 9am or 6pm, please telephone first, on 07356592791, to check the church will be open. These times can change, in order to meet pastoral needs in the parish.

Viewing and access can be arranged outside of these times by speaking with the parish priest, Fr Percival, on the number above.

Getting here

The church sits at the junction of Burton Road and Cross Street, directly opposite the Norman Inn pub on Cross Street. Access to the church, parish centre and the grounds are from the Burton Road entrance. 

The parish centre is located on the north side of the church and has internal and external access to it.

Parking is limited to local street parking. The church is approximately two (2) miles drive from the centre of Barnsley and takes around ten (10) minutes to drive in average traffic. The address for the Google and Apple Maps App is:

Saint Paul's, Burton Road, Monk Bretton, Barnsley, S71 2HQ.

You can travel by bus from the Barnsley Interchange, our combined train and bus station, on the:

Number 36, Number 57, Number 59, Number 59a and Number 488 bus routes.

The journey is around 12 minutes and has 6 stops. All these services stop at the Burton Road stop.

You can walk from the centre of Barnsley and the Interchange to the church. The distance is approximately one and half (1.5) miles and is mostly flat until the last half mile, which has a long steep hill and may be difficult for anyone with mobility problems. The route is fully accessible for anyone with a mobility scooter and there is space to park a mobility scooter by the parish centre. 



St. Paul the Apostle
Burton Road
Monk Bretton
S71 2HQ

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