Leeds

The Diocese of Leeds has 114 churches (as of 2008). The cathedral is in Leeds and is dedicated to St Anne. The Diocese of Leeds was founded on 20 December 1878 out of the former Diocese of Beverley. It consists of the whole of West Yorkshire (with the exception of the parish of Todmorden) together with some parishes in the East Riding, North Yorkshire, Greater Manchester and Lancashire. It is a suffragan diocese in Province of Liverpool, and is subject to the Archdiocese of Liverpool.

Knaresborough – St Mary

Although built forty years after the 2nd  Relief Act and two years after Catholic Emancipation, this church displays... Read More

Leeds – Cathedral Church of St Anne

St Anne’s is unique in England as a cathedral built in the Arts and Crafts Gothic style. Almost square on plan, it... Read More

Leeds – Christ the King

Modest brick church in simplified Romanesque style, the first of several churches built after the First World War in... Read More

Leeds – Corpus Christi

Large and little-altered Modern Romanesque church of unusual plan, built in 1960 for the Oblate Fathers by the... Read More

Leeds – Holy Family

Red brick Gothic Revival church of 1895, serving a poor area. Architecturally the least ambitious of three churches in... Read More

Leeds – Holy Name of Jesus

Modest church of the early 1950s, considerably enlarged and enhanced by Peter Langtry-Langton in 1979. There is a... Read More

Leeds – Holy Rosary

Large interwar church in a stripped Modern/Early Christian style, forming a good townscape counterpoint to the grade... Read More

Leeds – Holy Spirit

Simple early 20th  century Gothic chapel, built for Nonconformist use, providing an architectural focus and point of... Read More

Leeds – Immaculate Heart of Mary

Late example of the revived Byzanto-Romanesque style, popular for Catholic churches between the wars. The external... Read More

Leeds – Our Lady of Good Counsel

Italian Romanesque design of 1960 by Desmond Williams, conservative for its  time, but a local landmark which houses... Read More

Leeds – Our Lady of Lourdes

Large hall-cum-church of the 1920s, of interest primarily for its 1959 internal remodelling by Derek Walker. In... Read More

Leeds – St Anthony of Padua

Attractive though unremarkable red brick Gothic design of the early 20th century by Charles Fox of Dewsbury, who built... Read More

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