Welcome to the Churches of The Ascension and St Saviour

The Church of The Ascension has been serving God and his people in the North End of Portsmouth for over 100 years.

We very much hope that you will visit us and join in the offering of worship.

Click here to view our Visitor Information.


9.30 a.m. Combined High Mass at St Saviour
No Mass at The Ascension
6 p.m. Festal Evensong & Benediction at St Saviour
Preacher: Fr Hugo Deadman, Curate-in-Charge, S. James’s, Milton.

Monday 22nd November – S. Cecilia
10 a.m. Low Mass at St Saviour

Tuesday 23rd November
No Mass

Wednesday 24th November – S. Andrew Dũng-Lạc & Comp.
11.30 a.m. Low Mass at St Saviour
followed by Lunch Club
1.15 p.m. PCC Meeting at St Saviour

Thursday 25th November – S. Catherine
5.15 p.m. Junior Choir at The Ascension
6 p.m. Evensong at The Ascension
6.30 p.m. Low Mass at The Ascension

Friday 26th November
6 p.m. Evensong at St Saviour
6.30 p.m. Low Mass at St Saviour
7 p.m. Choir Practice at St Saviour

Saturday 27th November – Our Lady on Saturday
11 a.m. Christmas Fair at The Ascension

11 a.m. Combined High Mass at The Ascension
Celebrant & Preacher: Fr Neil Kelley
No Mass at St Saviour


Monthly Newsletter
To view the November 2021 Newsletter, click here.

Junior Choir
Our Junior Choir is for infant and junior school-aged children. We meet for Choir Practice each Thursday from 5.15 to 5.55pm and sing at the Family Mass on the first Sunday of the month. Please visit the Junior Choir page for more information. New members are always welcome.

For information regarding upcoming events, please visit our events page.
To view the 2021 Social Diary, click here.
To view the 2021 Society of Mary Calendar, click here.

Messy Church
On Sunday 13th December, we held a Covid secure Messy Church. It was the first time it was able to take place since lockdown. Follow this link to see some photographs from the day!

The Junior Choir on Easter Sunday