Gift Aid Envelopes

Gift Aid envelopes for use from 2 June are ready for collection from the back of the church. Those of you who kindly donate by standing order will receive smaller packs containing envelopes for special and second collections only. People who donate electronically via ChurchSuite can also request one of

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Sick List – Please get in Touch

The sick list in the newsletter (as below) has become rather long. If your name is on it or you requested that a name be included and that person no longer needs to be prayed for, please let the Office know so that we can remove that name. From the

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Marriage: Preparation, Celebration and Rediscovery

MASS IN CELEBRATION OF THE SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE There is a special Mass on Saturday, 13 July at St. George’s Cathedral for couples celebrating their 1st/10th/25th/40th/50th/60th+ wedding anniversary during 2019; please apply as soon as possible for an invitation from the Archbishop. Get in touch with us by EMAIL. Please let us have the location of

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Minnie Vinnies at St. Mary’s

Turning Faith into Action The Society of St Vincent de Paul (SVP) is a well-known charity that helps disadvantaged people in the community and offers friendship to those who are lonely. Many of you will be aware that our parish has a well-established SVP group made up of volunteers. You

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SVP Coffee and Cake Sale

All parishioners are warmly invited to the annual SVP Coffee and Cake morning on Sunday 12 May from 10.30am-1pm in the Church Hall. If you usually come over to the Hall after 9.30am or 11.00 am Mass, please do still come! We especially welcome anyone who might be interested in finding

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Parish Fundraising Auction

This will take place on Saturday, 13 July. We have been really fortunate that a brilliant auctioneer with great experience of hosting successful fund raising events has offered us his services. Now all we need is a really strong team to organise the event. We need a team to contact football

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Claver Sisters Garden Party – Help Wanted

This is on Saturday 18th May, and the Claver Sisters are in need of your donations to help make this event the success it has become. The Sisters would be grateful for any donations: bottles, cakes, jams and marmalades, plants, toiletries, books and DVDs. If you have any unwanted gifts or luxury

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What’s on at St. Edmund’s

The Easter Newsletter (click here to view) is a double issue, so the next Newsletter will be published on 4th May. In the meantime, a few notes for your diaries: ALPHA session 2 is on Tuesday 30 April at 7.45pm MAY Wed 1 10 30am – noon in no 11

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Parish International Day – Help Please

We are looking for volunteers to help plan and run the Parish International Day. The first planning meeting for this event is on Monday 6 May at No. 11 Village Way 8:00pm – 9:00pm. We will share what we did over the last two years and welcome ideas and suggestions to make this year’s event a

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