The Diocese of Brentwood
Holy Family School is a voluntary aided school in the trusteeship of the Diocese of Brentwood. The Diocese of Brentwood was erected by the bull Universalis Ecclesiae Procuratio of 20th July 1917. The diocese consists of all of Essex and the London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Newham, Redbridge and Waltham Forest. Bishop Alan Williams has his chair (cathedra) at Brentwood Cathedral. From here he presides over his flock as shepherd of the diocese. Bishop Alan is responsible for every parish and school in his diocese.