Contact Details:

30 Southend Rd 



SS17 0PF 

Tel: 01375 672167
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All details can be found on our website and we will be regularly updating our Instagram, Facebook and Twitter (@brentwoodcys) so please keep an eye on those for information!

Brentwood Catholic Youth Service

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Vocation to the Priesthood  The next “Enquirers’ Evening” for those considering or interested in a vocation to the priesthood is on Tuesday 5 April at St Edmund of Canterbury Church in Loughton. The speaker will be Mgr Kevin Hale.  For further information please contact Fr Mark Swires




BCYS Youth Mass,

Thursday 7th April, Brentwood cathedral

Come along from 6pm for pizza, followed by praying the Stations of the Cross in the Cathedral for Lent, before we begin Youth Mass at 7:30pm. Open to all those in years 9 and above, no booking necessary.

(YOUTH MASS takes place on the First Thursday of EVERY MONTH and groups are always welcome! Please let us know in advance if you wish to bring a group, if you are able, so that we can have an idea how much pizza to order! Any groups are always welcome!)



BCYS Lenten Revision Retreat,

2nd - 3rd April, Walsingham House

In years 11 -13 and preparing for exams this year? Get a change of scenery and a fresh perspective at Walsingham House at Abbotswick this lent for times of prayer, socialising and activities, but mostly to revise, alongside friends and the Walsingham House team members.

As always the chapel is here for times of quiet reflection throughout the day. Book online NOW at



Sponsored Sleepout

8th - 9th April, 8pm - 8am

Wherever you are in the Diocese, take part in your gardens, schools or parishes, on your own or as part of a group and spend 12 hours sleeping rough outdoors to raise money for a local charity supporting the homeless. 

Email for more information and to take part. 



BCYS Summer Lourdes Pilgrimage

23rd - 30th July 2022

Assist pilgrims going to Masses and services, shops and cafes of the beautiful French town, join in social time together, take part in retreats, reconciliation service, visit the baths, the stunning mountain town of Gavarnie, enjoy social nights, party and experience the amazing Lourdes processions. Now open to all those in year 1o and above, for more information and to book you can – applications close SUNDAY 20TH MARCH.



BCYS Youth Gather

22nd - 23rd October, Mersea Island

Stay in cabins and try a brilliant range of outward bound activities from climbing high ropes, archery, zip wires and much more to keep you challenged and entertained, with guest speakers and workshops which will give you fresh insights into yourself, and your faith, by telling their stories. Open to all those in years 9 and above, book NOW at



Booking for all these events, and all information, can be done online at or you can email me with any questions.