Croydon Central Deanery

Croydon, St Michael and All Angels with St James


Poplar Walk

Parish website

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Parish Contacts

c/o The Parish Office
Poplar Walk
Croydon CR0 1UA

Parish Office
Tel: 020-8680 2848

Parish website:

Sunday Services

Details of all Sunday and weekday services and activities may be obtained from the parish office


Tradition: Traditional Catholic
Patron: Private Trustees

Population (2001 census): 7,145
Urban Priority Area: Yes

Deanery: Croydon Central

Archdeaconry: Croydon

Episcopal Area: Croydon

Diocesan Record Office: Surrey History Centre

Details of Church

Internal photoBuilt: 1880 - 83
Architect: J L Pearson
Listing: grade 1

A large brick church typical of the architect, with tall nave, low aisles, transepts with east chapels, apsidal chancel and south apsidal  Lady Chapel with aisles of its own. The stone-shafted, brick-vaulted interior is one of Pearson's finest, and contains many lavish fittings - font, pulpit and organ case by Bodley, font cover by F L Pearson, hanging rood and lectern by Cecil Hare, stalls by Temple Moore and Lady Chapel fittings by Comper. Stained glass by Clayton & Bell, Lavers & Barraud and Kempe.