Our Presbyters

Fr Ugochukwu Ikwuka CSSp

Fr Ugo has been the in charge as St Gabriel’s parish priest since August 2015. Originally from Nigeria, he spent his previous placement as a parish priest in Birmingham. Fr Ugo also holds a PhD in Psychology from Wolverhampton University and spends his spare time conducting research into barriers to mental healthcare access.

Telephone: 020 7272 8195
Email: ugoikwuka@rcdow.org.uk

Fr Benedict Baka CSSp

Fr Ben has been Assistant Priest to St Gabriel’s since his recent ordination to the priesthood. He is also the Chaplain to a local Catholic school.

Telephone: 020 7272 8195
Email: archway@rcdow.org.uk

Fr Oliver Ugwu CSSp

Fr Oliver came to St Gabriel’s in 2017 and is currently Chaplain at the Whittington Hospital across the street.

Telephone: 020 7272 8195
Email: archway@rcdow.org.uk

Our Parish Team

Patricia Essien-Oku

Parish Office Team Leader

Telephone: 020 7272 8195
Email: archway@rcdow.org.uk

Portrait of Mary Aherne

Mary Aherne

Parish Office Team

A portrait of Maureen Taylor

Maureen Taylor

Parish Office Team

A portrait of Joan Fitzgerald

Joan Fitzgerald

Parish Office Team

Maria Okereafor

Head of Health & Safety

A portrait of Jeanette Fayers

Jeanette Fayers

Health & Safety Officer

A portrait of Tony Glakin

Tony Glakin

Chair of Finance Committee

Ann Waldron

Secretary of Finance Committee, Confirmation Catechist

Joe Ogbonna

Head of Volunteering, RCIA Catechist

A portrait of June Gray

June Gray

Head Sacristan

A portrait of Bernie Shevlin

Bernie Shevlin

First Communion Catechist

A portrait of Joyce McDaid

Joyce McDaid

First Communion Catechist

A portrait of Rachel McGonigal

Rachel McGonigal

Confirmation Catechist

A portrait of Michelle Carr

Michelle Carr

RCIA Catechist

Florian Breit

Webmaster

Parish Safeguarding Team

We are currently in the process of establishing a new Parish Safeguarding Team. In the meantime, for any safeguarding related queries please get in touch with Percy Aggett, Safeguarding Contact for Tollington Park, at tollingtonparksg@safeguardrcdow.org.uk.