Welcome to the website of the Ascension, Lavender Hill.

We are a famous and flourishing Anglo Catholic Church in the heart of Battersea.

Worship with us


Sunday Mass every week at 11am


We take the safeguarding of children, young people and vulnerable adults very seriously – for details of our Safeguarding policies, and for who to contact if you have any concerns, please click here.

Weekly Readings - Sunday 18th October

Readings Sunday 18th October.pdf

Weekly Address from Father Iain - Sunday 18th October

ADDRESS 18th OCTOBER 2020.pdf

Private Prayer Resources

Click the text below to download 'Praying at Home' a resource for praying at home during the Coronavirus pandemic, produced by The Church Union & The Society

Praying at Home.pdf

Click the text below to download 'Praying in Church' a resource for praying alone in church during the Coronavirus pandemic, produced by The Church Union & The Society

Praying in Church.pdf

Live Mass Stream from Walsingham Every Sunday at 9am

For those unable to make Mass. The Shrie of Our Lady of Walsingham will be streaming Mass each Sunday at 9am. This can be accessed by clicking the button below. 

If you are thinking of having your child baptised, are looking to get married, need to speak to someone concerning banns or need to arrange a funeral please contact Fr Iain by following the above link.

We have recently re-launched our Sunday Club and launched a brand new youth club. It is an exciting time for the children at the Ascension as we look to grow and develop these clubs. Follow the above link for more information

Wherever you are on your journey of faith, this famous Anglo-Catholic church, a haven of inspiring traditional worship, with a genuine sense of community, offers you a warm welcome. Whether you are visiting this site for the first time or are a regular visitor, we look forward to seeing you at the Ascension soon.

To locate us click the link above.