Welcome to

Boarbank Hall

Home to the Canonesses of St Augustine

We are a Community of Catholic Religious Sisters sharing a life of prayer and hospitality.  Read about us, our news, service times and find out more about St Augustine and our vocation.
Welcoming you to our Guest House is at the heart of who we are and what we do. We welcome bookings from parish, school or student groups. You may also be interested in our residential events.
The Sisters and Staff adopt a simple philosophy of care: each person has the right to be loved, listened to, understood and respected. We provide nursing and spiritual care & activities. Join our team.

“We begin by imagining that we are giving to them; we end by realising that they have enriched us.”

Pope John Paul II

Boarbank 300 club – 48 years and counting

The 300 Club raises over £2000 for Boarbank each year! Ably run by Sheila, she tells us there are still a few numbers available. Membership is only £13 per number per year, and gives you 2 chances of winning £10 once...

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Two Wings and some Prayers!

Recent Events at Boarbank Hall Our annual birdwatching retreat, Two Wings and Some Prayers, took place at Boarbank Hall in Cumbria from 13th-18th May, led by Sr Margaret Atkins and Dr Margaret Phillips. Participants joined the resident Community for Mass...

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We are often looking for committed Care Assistants, Nurses, people to help in the guest house or even those who feel a call to our vocation. If you are curious about any of these things, please get in touch

Garden & Book Sale

When: Sunday 2nd June 2024 11.15 – 15.00   High quality flowers, shrubs will be on sale as well as a wide range of fiction and non-fiction books. All welcome! For further information please contact us

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Living Laudato Si’ – May residential week

When: 25th May – 1st June 2024 Theme: Revisiting the Basics.   A week to explore how to live out Laudato Si’ fully in our personal lives and within the Church. All welcome.   To book or for further information please contact SR MARGARET

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