News and Events (UPDATED: 19 JUNE 2021)

Welcome to our parish website

Our Roman Catholic parish in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, UK, is part of the Grantham deanery within the Diocese of Nottingham.

Mass is celebrated at the parish church of St John the Baptist and by kind permission of the Franciscan Sisters Minoress, St Francis' Convent Chapel.

Saint John the Baptist, Pray for Us

Mass Times


9:00am St John's


10:00am St John's

6:00pm Vigil Mass St John's


Please see the Newsletter

Attendance at 6pm Saturday Vigil Mass and 9am Sunday Mass is by pre-booking only

Private Prayer & Exposition

Saturday 10:30am - 12:00pm (St John's)

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Saturday 10:30am - 11:00am (St John's)

Saturday 5:30pm - 5:45pm (St John's)

or by appointment with Father Tom

Today's Gospel

How To Find Us

St John the Baptist Catholic Church

Thorpe End, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1RB

Parish Priest: Rev. Monsignor Canon Thomas McGovern

Safeguarding Representative: Jo Anderson

Tel: 01664 562274 Email:

Facebook: @MeltonCatholics Twitter: @MeltonCatholics