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St Margarets Catholic Church
Roman Catholic Church of St Margaret of Scotland
Location 130 St Margaret’s Road, Twickenham TW1 1RL
Country United Kingdom
Denomination Roman Catholic
Architecture
Architect(s) Austin Winkley
Years built 1969
Administration
Diocese Diocese of Westminster
Clergy
Priest(s) Canon Peter Newby
Laity
Parish administrator Jean McGinley
Listed Building – Grade II
Official name Church of St Margaret of Scotland
Designated 5 May 1999
Reference no. 1387183

The Church of St Margaret of Scotland, also known as St Margarets Catholic Church, is a Roman Catholic church on St Margaret's Road in St Margarets, Twickenham, in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. The parish was created in 1936. The church building was designed by the architect Austin Winkley who was an influential architect of the Liturgical Movement. It opened in 1969. In 1999 it became a Grade II listed building.

The church is named after the 11th-century English Saxon princess who became Queen of Scotland when she married Malcolm III and who was canonised by Pope Innocent IV in 1250.

Mass is held on Saturday and Sunday evenings and every morning except on Thursdays.

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