The Priory Church of St Mary and St Bega
The Priory Church of St Mary and St Bega, was founded in about 1120, and was built on an existing religious site. Its dedication is due to its links with St Mary’s of York and the legendary Irish Princess St Bega.
The pages linked below cover the the life and work of the Priory. To find out more about current services and events please visit the Priory’s own web site.
The view on the right shows the massive central tower and some of the remains of the extensive monastic buildings.