From Pope Francis’ new document on holiness.

“ If I encounter a person sleeping outdoors on a cold night, I can view him or her as an annoyance, an idler, an obstacle in my path, a troubling sight, a problem for politicians to sort out, or even a piece of refuse cluttering a public space. Or I can respond...

Afternoon Tea

Many thanks from Emma to those who supported the fund-raising event last week, which raised £600 for Endometriosis Research – well done! Thanks also to the UCM for the delicious refreshments.

Red Boxes

Assailed by so much bad news, here is just one example of hidden Good News. The parish has again topped the list for the Diocese, with contributions totalling £3,556.52 in 2017. Many thanks yet again to Bob Johnson for organising, and to all our collectors and...

Rosary on the Coast

This is a national initiative of prayer whereby parishes around the UK will gather on a given day and time to pray the Rosary together. outdoors, thus giving witness to our faith. For our parish the Knights of St Columba are organising the event, on Sunday, 29th...

Donations to Syrian relief

When Fr Ghassan SJ was with us, the St Vincent De Paul group organised a collection to help with the troubles in Syria and we raised £207. A cheque was sent to Fr Ghassan but we have learned that the cheque hasn’t been cashed and is out of date. The SVP have also...