About Us


Father Richard Whinder, B.A, S.T.L.
Father Richard arrived in the Parish in September 2017. He was ordained priest for the Diocese in 2001. Before arriving at Holy Ghost he was Parish Priest of St Mary Magdalen, Mortlake, and previously served as an assistant priest in Canterbury, Norbury and New Malden.


Father Thomas Bakulumpagi, B.Th, B.Phil, Dip.HRM

Father Tom arrived in the Parish in September 2017. He was ordained for the Diocese in 2014. Before arriving at Holy Ghost he was Assistant Priest at St George’s Cathedral, Southwark.


Parish Secretary

Val is a Parishioner at Holy Ghost, and has run the Parish Office for a number of years – serving several Parish Priests. She is available to deal with all aspects of Parish Administration from Monday – Friday in the Parish Office between the hours of 9am and 12 noon.fr-joe


For more information about The Holy Ghost RC Primary school which is associated with our parish, please visit their website

The Parish and the school enjoy a very close relationship, which strengthens the community of each. Verification of mass attendance is an important factor in the over-subscription criteria for the school. For more detailed information, please contact the school.fr-joe

Situated within the Parish, Oliver House is an Independent School with a Catholic Ethos, for boys and girls aged 3-11. Oliver House Website

Safeguarding Coordinator

Parish Boundaries