St Lawrence’s Church and Hall was built in 1957 to serve the new housing developments springing up across Heavitree. It is a modern and accessible building with a worship space and a hall which is available for hire and well used by the local community.
The worship is traditional yet informal, with a mixture of traditional and modern music. In addition to the weekly Sunday Mass there are often for informal, lay-led acts of worship.
St Lawrence’s hold a number of social and fundraising events throughout the year. including parties, barbecues, dances, quizzes, film nights and coffee mornings. There is also a house group which meets most months for fellowship and discussion.