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.

Sherburn-in-Elmet – St Joseph the Worker

St Joseph’s was built in 1984 to serve as both church and parish centre, using good contemporary materials that are... Read More

Shipley – St Walburga

A pleasing post-war design making a positive contribution to the street scene in a leafy part of Shipley, with a... Read More

Sicklinghall – Immaculate Conception

Gothic Revival church built for the recusant Middleton family from designs by Charles Hansom, with later additions... Read More

Silsden- Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Built as a Methodist chapel, this is a fairly typical product of Nonconformist chapel design of the 1870s, when the... Read More

Skipton – St Stephen

A good example of an early Gothic Revival Catholic church in the archaeologically  correct  Early  English  style... Read More

Slaithwaite – Holy Family

A modest building of little architectural interest. The first Mass centre opened in Slaithwaite in 1907. The... Read More

Sowerby Bridge – Sacred Heart and St Patrick

 A church of some architectural character and interest, although relatively  plain  beyond  the  architectural... Read More

Tadcaster – Immaculate Conception and St John of Beverley

An interesting essay in mixed architectural styles that essentially attempts to recreate an Italian Romanesque private... Read More

Tadcaster – St Joseph

A church of some character and recognisable as  the work of George Goldie of York, who concentrated architectural... Read More

Threshfield – St Margaret Clitherow

A clever design for a small rural church in a sensitive countryside location. Its bold modern forms are expressed with... Read More

University Chapel – Leeds

Late Gothic Revival church built as a convent chapel, its unremarkable exterior belying an interior of some quality.... Read More

Uppermill – Sacred Heart and St William

A former Nonconformist chapel, the building is of some architectural interest for its well-preserved exterior and... Read More

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