05/2019 – CATHOLIC SPIRITUALITY NETWORK – ANNUAL RETREAT IN MALTA

The Catholic Spiritually Network (CSN) have organised their annual retreat tour in Malta next May, led by Magdalen Lawler and Tom McGuinness. It comes highly recommended by many members who have been to Malta before. The date has not been agreed as yet.  We have a...

9/02/2019 – ANNUAL MASS FOR THE CELEBRATION OF MARRIAGE

New notice 20.1.2019 All are welcome to join Bishop Peter for this celebration. Those who are celebrating 1st, 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th or any subsequent or significant anniversaries are invited to send their anniversary and contact details to Margaret Hinton...

1st February 2019 – Baptism Course

Baptism Course starts in two weeks Friday 1st February 2019 For those parents wishing to have their child baptised, the next Baptism course starts on Friday, 1st February. Please telephone Sheila Johnson on 01745 354311 to register your...

28th January 2019 – SAFEGUARDING FORMS BEING PROCESSED 7.15PM

SAFEGUARDING DBS certificates for Eucharistic Ministers,  Youth Catechists, S.V.P. etc. are due for renewal and forms are currently being circulated. After completion forms  will be processed in the Presbytery from 7.15 to 8.15 on Monday 28th January. Any queries...

23rd January 2019 6pm – Fr Owen Hardwicke’s Funeral

Some of you may have known Fr Owen Hardwicke, a remarkable priest of our diocese, who died, sadly, on 7th January last, at, I think, the age of 93.  After 15 years as bishop’s secretary and parish priest, he spent nearly 20 years in secular employment in youth...

22nd January 2019 – THIS TUESDAY – FIRST COMMUNION MEETING

First Communion Introductory Meeting. For those in St. Mary’s Parish wishing to have their child make their First Holy Communion this year, there is an introductory meeting for Parents and Grandparents ONLY next Tuesday, 22nd January, at 7.00 pm in the Church Hall....