The Sisters of mercy were founded in Dublin in 1831 with the particular ideal to serve the poor, sick and needy. They came to Derby in 1851 and the Bridge Gate Convent has been a house of the Sisters of Mercy since 1861 “Mercy lifts up, sustains and affirms".

Bridge Gate Convent
Tel: 346920

St. Philomena's Convent
Highfields, Broadway. Tel: 550122 Beechwood Convent, Broadway Tel: 558043