St Laurence’s Abbey, Ampleforth

St Laurence’s Abbey, Ampleforth
Ampleforth North Yorks YO62 4EN
Contact details

Phone 01439 766714
Fax 01439 766724
Reception 01439 766000

Web site:

Abbot: Rt Rev Cuthbert Madden MB, BS, Hon FRCP 
Phone 01439 766700
Fax 01439 788132
Claustral Prior: Very Rev Terence Richardson BSc, MDiv
Phone 01439 766712
Fax 01439 788132
Sub Prior: Rev Christopher Gorst BA
Phone 01439 766819
Headmaster: Mr David Lambon, MENG, PGCE, BSc, MBA 
Phone 01439 766800

Service Times


Sunday: 10am (High), 6.20pm (Vespers and Benediction)

Holy days: Please ring the Abbey

Weekdays: 8.45am

For all other services in the Abbey Church, please call 01439 766714


At call. Confessions in French, German, Spanish and Italian


Full access facilities for wheelchairs (access plus disabled toilet)

Loop system for hearing-aid users


Procurator: Rev Wulstan Peterburs, BA, PhD, PGCE, Ampleforth College, York YO62 4ER
Tel: 01439 766857

Hospitality and Pastoral Office

Secretary: Mrs Yvonne Wall
Tel: 01439 766889 Fax: 01439 766755



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