The Tower of St. Laurence's is one of the first things a visitor to Ludlow notices. In its present form the church has stood in the centre of Ludlow for some 550 years. The written record of a parish church on the same site goes back over 800 years to 1199.

You can watch a short (12 mins) video of the history of the church here.

Our Patron Saint »

St Laurence is the Patron Saint of our church and an important saint in the Roman Catholic Church, being one of its early martyrs.

Saint Laurence »

St Laurence was one of the seven deacons of Rome who assisted the Bishop of Rome (the Pope).

Development & Restoration »

"Change and Decay in all around I see"