What's New

  • Press Statements
    The following statements have been issued by the Press Officer for the Diocese of East Anglia.
  • Commissions
    Dialogue and Unity New Evangelisation Schools Service Youth Commission Liturgy Marriage Social Concern Justice Safeguarding
  • Bishop
    Bishop Alan Hopes Bishop's Residence: The White House, 21 Upgate, Poringland, Norwich, Norfolk NR14 7SH Bishop's PA: tel: 01508 493956 fax: 01508 495358 send e-mail For Bishop Alan's page of news and letters etc click her

The Catholic Diocese of East Anglia

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The Diocese spans the Counties of  Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and the Unitary Authority of Peterborough, and was formed by Papal decree on March 13th 1976. Prior to this the the area came under the jurisdiction of the the Diocese of Northampton.

The Diocese of East Anglia is 'twinned' with the Apostolic Prefecture of Battambang in Cambodia, and the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem.

Patrons of the diocese are: Our Lady of Walsingham (September 24th), St Felix (March 8th) and St Edmund ( November 20th).

Click on the map at the top of the page to find information about each area.