St Cuthbert's
Catholic Academy


Our Parish school is an integral part of St Cuthbert’s Parish where the aim is to develop the children's all round potential in a happy, secure and disciplined environment.  Our school is founded on faith in the person and teachings of Jesus Christ and the Catholic teaching.



Living the Christian life is not a solitary exercise, and the Bible says we sharpen one another as ‘iron sharpens iron’

--Proverbs 27:17.

St Cuthbert's Parish


St Cuthbert's is a parish serving the South Shore area in Blackpool.  Our parish has a long-standing history of praying and working for and with the local community. 


Our church and school have concrete links and we are very proud of all that the school achieves for the Parish.



St Mary's Catholic College


St. Mary’s is a Catholic secondary school where prayer and reflection are woven into the fabric of the school’s life and mission. The Gospel's call to new life encourages us to value every individual as precious in God’s sight. The distinctive education offered at the school includes the continuing development of morals and Christian values.


The Diocese of Lancaster

The Catholic Diocese of Lancaster was established by the Holy See in 1924. Before that the part of Lancashire that covers Blackpool was in the Archdiocese of Liverpool. 


Bishop Paul Swarbrick is the current Bishop and is the seventh in succession since Bishop Pearson in 1924.  If you would like to learn more about the Diocese or seek any information relating to churches or organisations in the Diocese please go to the website via the link below.

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