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1)  Greater London;

2)  South West England (from Cornwall to Gloucestershire);

3)  South East England  (from Hampshire to Kent);

4)  East of England (from Hertfordshire to Norfolk);

5)  Wales;

6)  West Midlands (from Herefordshire to Staffordshire);

7)  East Midlands (from Derbyshire to Lincolnshire);

8)  North of England (North West England, Yorkshire and the Humber, North East England);

9)  Scotland and the Isles ;

10) Leinster (Center East Ireland);

11) Munster (South Ireland);

12) Connacht (West Ireland);

13) Ulster (North Ireland).





Dean: Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh 


         LONDON Cathedral       Knightsbridge

Patronal Feast of Cathedral: Dormition of the Mother of God

Diocesan Liturgy  Saturday before All Saints'

The Diocesan Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God and All Saints, 67 Ennismore Gardens, London  SW7 1NH

Dean Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh 

Acting Deputy Dean Fr Dmitry Karpenko

Cathedral Clergy             

Fr Maxim Nikolsky, Fr Vadim Zakrevsky, Fr Joseph Skinner, Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Dn Vadim Santsevich

Office  Tel: 020-7584 0096  Fax: 020-7584 9864 Send  an e-mail 

Churchwarden Nataliya Tkachuk Tel: 020-7584 0096 Send an e-mail

Treasurer Alexey Motlokhov Tel: 020-3174 0307  Send an e-mail

Candle desk Tel: 07793-055388  Send an email


         BRISTOL Avon

Patronal Feast  Holy Trinity

Worships at St John Fisher Church, 56 Begbrook Park, Frenchay, Bristol BS16 1NF

Rector   Fr Michael Gogoleff

Contact  Elya Kisina, Tel: 0117 9140282

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        BUCKFAST (formerly Newton Abbot)   Devon

Patron Saints  St Elisabeth and St Barbara the New Martyrs

Worships at Southgate Retreat Centre, Buckfast Abbey, Buckfast, Devon ‎TQ11 0EE

Rector  Fr Benedict Ramsden

Contacts  Michael Cavaghan-Pack Tel: 01823 413777;

Mark & Liuba Jeffs  Tel: 01626 870020


         SWINDON   Wiltshire

Patron Saints St Peter and St Paul

Worships at the Chapel of St Aldhelm, The Rainbow Bookshop, Edgeware Road, Swindon  SN1 1QS 

Rector  Fr Maxim Nikolsky

Contacts  James Harrin Tel: 01793-642483

         TOTNES   Devon

Patron Saints  St Antony and St Elias 

Worships at the Priory Chapel, Priory Drive, Totnes, Devon  TQ9  5HU

Rector  Fr Benedict Ramsden

Contact Dr. Robert Button

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         TRURO  Cornwall        

Patron Saint  St Cuthbert

Worships at Church of the Archangel Michael & St Piran, Laity Moor, Near Ponsanooth, TR3 7HR

Rector  Fr Benedict Ramsden

Contact  Fr Benedict


         WIMBORNE  Dorset

Patron Saint  St Edward, King and Martyr

Worships at St Bartholomew's Church, Church St., Shapwick, Dorset, DT11 9LA

Rector  Fr Maxim Nikolsky  

Contact  Mrs Maria Forrest Tel: 07879626158

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         BODIAM,  Robertsbridge   East Sussex

Diocesan Bishop's Metochion

Patron Saint   St. Elizabeth the New Martyr

Worships at    Rocks Farm, Bodiam, EAST SUSSEX, TN32 5RJ

Rector   Fr Stephen Platt

Contact   Nun Martha   Tel: 07828-333408; 01580-830303

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         OXFORD   Oxfordshire

The Parish of St Nicholas the Wonderworker

Worships at Church of St Nicholas, 34 Ferry Rd, Marston, Oxford  OX3 0EU

Rector  Fr Stephen Platt

Contact  Ms Anastasia Heath Tel: (01865) 511823
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         PORTSMOUTH   Hampshire

Patron Saints St Peter and St Paul

Worships at St Alban's Church, 104 Copnor Road, Portsmouth, PO3 5AL 

Rector  Fr Michael Gogoleff

Contact: Churchwarden Michael O'Shea 

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         TUNBRIDGE  WELLS  Kent

Patron Saint  St Luke

Worships at St Luke’s Church, St Luke’s Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 9JH


Contact  Yulia Yuspina Tel: 01959 524091  

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         SOUTHAMPTON   Hampshire

Patron Saint  St Silouan of Mount Athos

Worships at Holy Trinity Church hall, Millbrook Road, Southampton, SO15 0JZ.

Rector  Fr Joseph Skinner

Contact  Churchwarden Paula Nicholson Tel: 02380 428538

In Russian: Evelina Dee-Shapland Tel. 01962 883592

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         CAMBRIDGE   Cambridgeshire        

Patron Saint  St Ephraim the Syrian

Worships at the Chapel of Westcott House, Jesus Lane, Cambridge  CB5 8BP

Rector  Fr Raphael Armour

Contact Churchwarden Mr Sorin Basca

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Worships at St Mary at the Elms, Elm Street, Ipswich IP1 2AB

Rector  Fr Evgeny Selensky

Contact  Vadim Vasenkov Tel: 075 133 29200


KING’S LYNN  Norfolk

Patronal Feast  Nativity of the Mother of God

Worships at St Margaret’s Minster, King’s Lynn, Norfolk

Rector  Fr Raphael Armour

Contact  Fr Raphael Armour


         LUTON  Bedfordshire

Patron Saint  St Alban

Worships at St Thomas Church, Manor Road, Caddington, Luton LU1 4HH

Rector  Fr Raphael Armour

Contact  Aidan Pyle  Tel: 01582-452985 (Office); Mob: 07973-303735


         PETERBOROUGH Cambridgeshire

Patron Saint   St Olga

Worships at All Saints' Church, All Saints Road, Peterborough, PE1 2UJ

Rector  Fr Evgeny Selensky

Contact  Churchwarden Ms Elena Belorus tel: 01733-760777  e-mail:


         ROMFORD  Essex

Patron Saint   St Andrew the First-Called

Worships at St Andrews Church, 4, St. Andrews Rd, Romford, RM7 9AT

Rector  Fr Joseph Skinner

Contact Churchwarden Lyudmila Yekimchenkova Tel: 077780877814

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         WALSINGHAM  Norfolk  (Shrine Chapel)

Joint Community with other Orthodox communities

Patronal Feast   The Life-giving Spring

Worships at the Pan-Orthodox Chapel at the  Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham, Little Walsingham, Norfolk NR22 6EF

Rector  Fr Philip Steer

Contact  Fr Philip Steer



         BIRMINGHAM   West Midlands

Patron Saints: All Saints of Britain and Ireland

Worships at:  The Oratory Church of the Immaculate Conception, 141 Hagley Rd, Edgbaston, Birmingham B16 8UE

Rector  Fr Michael Gogoleff

Contact  Archpriest Michael Gogoleff, tel: 01225 858792

or Churchwarden Valentina Tkachenko, tel: 0121 4293561



         DERBY   Derbyshire

Patron Saint St David of Wales

Worships at: St Mary's Chapel-on-the-Bridge, St. Mary's Bridge, Derby DE1 3AT

Rector  Fr Daniel Joseph

Contact  John Keane, 18 Whitecross Gardens, Derby DE1 3PQ  Tel: 01332-344 407     


         NEWARK  Nottinghamshire

Patron Saint  St Paulinus of York

Worships at: St Mary Magdalene, Market Place, Newark, NG24 1JS

Rector  Fr Gregory Butler

Contact  Fr Gregory Butler     

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         NOTTINGHAM   Nottinghamshire

Patron Saints:  St Aidan and St Chad

Worships at The Church of St Aidan and St Chad, Cromwell Road, Carlton, Nottingham NG4 1EE

Rector  Fr Gregory Butler

Contact  Fr Gregory Butler or Dn Paul Wood




Dean - Priest Dmitry Nedostupenko


BRADFORD West Yorkshire

Patronal Feast Parish of the Meeting of the Lord

Worships at:  St Joseph’s RC Church, Pakington St, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 7LD

Rector   Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Contact Churchwarden Mrs Galina Suhodintseva  Tel: 07722 361651,  email:



Patron Saint  St Ninian of Whithorn

Worships at:  St. John the Baptist’s Church, Manor Road, Upperby, Carlisle, CA2 4LH.

Rector   Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Contact Churchwarden Mrs Olesya Collier, Tel: 07741 503266, email:

Occasional services (once in 3-4 months).


DURHAM   Durham

Joint Community with the Greek Archdiocesan parish

Patron Saints   St Cuthbert and St Bede

Worships at:  St Mary-the-Less, South Bailey, Durham  DH1 3EE

Rector  Fr Andrew Louth

Contact  Fr Andrew Louth, Tel: 07896 258127, email:


KINGSTON-UPON-HULL  East Riding of Yorkshire

Patronal Feast   Nativity of Our Lord

Worships at  Saint Charles Borromeo, 12 Jarratt Street, Kingston-upon-Hull, HU1 3HB

Rector  Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Contact Churchwarden Ms Valentina Whiting, Tel: 07759-0949381,



LEEDS West Yorkshire

Patron Saints   St Xenia of St Petersburg

Worships at:  Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church, 130 Cardigan Rd, Leeds,  LS6 3BJ

Rector  Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Contact Churchwarden Karina Polakova  Tel: 07869 461782,  email:

Treasurer Mrs Kristine Tambovska Tel: 07729 488204, email:


MANCHESTER   Greater Manchester

Stavropegic Patriarchal Parish

Patronal Feast  Protecting Veil of the Most Holy Mother of God (Pokrov)

Worships at  Church of the Intercession of the Virgin Mary

64 Clarence Road, Longsight, Manchester M13 0YE   Tel: 0161-256 4241

Dean  Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh

Clergy Priest Dmitry Nedostupenko (Deputy Dean)

    Deacon Anatoly Vihrov

Contact  Churchwarden Mariana Greenan, Tel: 07583 694746 or 01704 874572,


Treasurer George Dance, Tel: 0161 292 1652



Patron Saint  St George the Trophy-Bearer

Worships at  All Saint's Cemetery, Jesmond Road, Newcastleupon Tyne, NE2 1NL

Rector  Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Contact Churchwarden Victor Akhryapin, Tel: 07745422109, email:

Treasurer Larisa White, Tel: 07760 889607, email:



Patron Saint Sts Constantine and Helena Equal-to-the-Apostles

Woships at St Mary’s Church, Bishophill Junior, York, YO1 6EN

Rector Fr Dmitry Nedostupenko

Contact Acting churchwarden Mrs Ludmila Laycock, Tel:  07771 365118, email:

Treasurer Mrs Ludmila Laycock, Tel: 07771 365118, email:






Patron Saint  St Machar of Aberdeen

Worships at  University Chaplaincy and the King’s College Chapel 

Rector  Fr Georgy Zavershinsky

Contact  Alexander Menshikov Tel: 07879 250103 

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         DOUGLAS  Isle of Man

Patron Saints: The Royal Passion-Bearers

Rector  Fr Vadim Zakrevsky

Occasional services. Contact Fr Vadim for details.



Patronal Festival  Annunciation of the Mother of God

Worships at  University Chaplaincy, Cross Row, Dundee DD1 4HN

Rector  Fr Georgy Zavershinsky

Contact  Tatyana Kapelioukh Tel: 01382641128

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Patron Saint  St Teneu

Worships at  Greek Orthodox Community of St. Andrew 

Rector  Fr Georgy Zavershinsky

Contact  Yulia Kiseleva Tel: 07551267706        

Send an e-mail


         GLASGOW   Scotland

Patron Saint St Kentigern of Glasgow

Worships at  Govan Old Church, 866 Govan Road, Glasgow G51 3UU

Rector  Fr Georgy Zavershinsky

Contact  Mr S. Sokolovski, 83 Glendinning Rd, Glasgow G13 2PJ
Tel: 0141-435-4889        

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Patronal Festival  Holy Theophany

Worships at  St Joseph's College, Summerhill, Monksland, Athlone


Contact  Mrs Olga Pokrovskaja  Tel:  00353 851205212 



Patronal Festival  Entrance into the Temple of the Most Holy Theotokos,

Worships at  St. Joseph's RC Church, 11–28 Lower Mell, Drogheda, Co. Louth

Rector  Fr Nikolay Evseev

Contact  Fr Nikolai


         DUBLIN        Ireland

Stavropegic Patriarchal Metochion

Patron Saints    Holy Apostles Peter & Paul

Worships at  Church of Holy Apostles Peter & Paul, Mount Argus Rd, Dublin 6W

Administrator of the Patriarchal Metochion Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh

Clergy Fr Michael Nasonov (Dean), Fr Nikolay Evseev, Dn Sergei Staravoitau

Office: +353-8-6734-7934  

Fr Nikolay Evseev (Secretary of the Metochion Council) +353-86-100953
Send an e-mail





         CORK   Co. Cork, Ireland

Patronal Festival   Holy Trinity, Pentecost

Worships at Holy Trinity Church, Fr Matthew Quay, Cork

Rector  Fr Nikolay Evseev

Contact Mr  John Johansson, Tel: +353-21-484-1187, +353-86-405873


LIMERICK  Co. Limerick, Ireland

Parish of St John the Theologian

Worships at  St. Michael’s Church, Denmark St., Limerick

Rector  Fr Nikolai Kobets

Contact Fr Nikolai


NENAGH   Co. Tipperary, Ireland

Diocesan Community

Rector  Fr Nikolay Evseev

Contact Fr Nikolay Evseev


         WATERFORD   Co. Waterford, Ireland

Patron Saint  St Patrick of Ireland

Worships at  St Patrick’s Catholic Church

Rector  Fr Nikolay Evseev

Contact  Mrs Helena Konon   Tel: +353-85-980-2274



         GALWAY   Co. Galway, Ireland

Worships at  St Nicholas' Anglican Church, Market Place, Galway

Contact  Mrs Olga Pokrovskaja  Tel:  00353 851205212

         NENAGH  Co. Tipperary, Ireland

Worships at  St John's RC Church, Mid-Western Regional Hospital, Nenagh

Contact  Fr Nikolay Evseev (see clergy page)


         BELFAST   Northern Ireland

Patron Saint  St Finnian of Clonard

Worships at St George Anglican Chapel, 105 High St, Belfast

Contact Natasha Stewart Tel: 07976838519         

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Parishes of the Russian Orthodox Church outside Russia

(administered by Archbishop Mark of Berlin, Germany & Great Britain)

         COLCHESTER   Essex

Patron Saint St John of Shanghai

Worships at St John’s Russian Orthodox Church, Military Rd,
Colchester, CO1 2AN

Contact Fr Andrew Phillips 


Patron Saint: St Nicholas the Wonderworker 

Worships at  occasional services, please enquire

Contact Fr Paul Elliott


Patronal Feasts  Dormition of the Mother of God, The Holy Royal Martyrs

Worships at Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God and the Holy Royal Martyrs, 57 Harvard Road, Chiswick, W4 4ED

Contact Tel: 0208-742 3493   

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         METTINGHAM   Suffolk

Patronal Feast  Ikon of the Mother of God, The Joy of All Who Sorrow

Worships at the Church of the Ikon of the Mother of God, The Joy of All Who Sorrow, Low Road, Mettingham, NR35 1TP

Contact   Fr Deacon Andrew Bond


 STRADBALLY    Co. Laois, Ireland

Patron Saint  St Colman of Oughaval 

Worships at  Stradbally Hall, Abbeyleix Rd, Stradbally

Clergy  Fr Georgy Zavershinsky

Contact  Mr Adrian Cosby Tel: +353 (0)502 251 60


  WALLASEY  Wirral

Patron Saint St Elisabeth the New Martyr 

Worships at St Elisabeth's Orthodox Church, Rake Lane, Liscard, Wallasey, Wirral CH45 5DE

Contact Fr Paul Elliott