This weekend: Collection of items for Living Well

This weekend we have our regular collection for Living Well. They are in particular need of the following: UHT milk Tinned vegetables/pulses/meat/fruit/soup/tomatoes Rice Pasta Biscuits Cereal Toilet roll Shower gel and shampoo Sanitary towels Pet food (dogs and cats) Tins that have ring pulls are particularly useful as not everyone

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Mass for the Sick on 24 June

We are so pleased to be able to celebrate a Mass for the Sick once again, at 2pm on 24th June, and happy to invite all who attend to come to the Hall afterwards for refreshments. Our local SVP branch is arranging this and it would help if they knew

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Parish Bereavement Meetings

During the Parish Renovation meetings held over the past couple of years, it was felt that it would be really helpful to re-introduce a support group for those who have been recently bereaved. The plan is that each group would run weekly for 6 – 8 weeks and the first

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Safety and Security in Church

Recently, there have been several incidents which have posed a threat to the safety and security of our parish. As a result of this, at a meeting of clergy and members of the parish staff, a discussion was held on the issues that we faced and how best we can

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World Communications Day: Speaking with the Heart

World Communications Day is celebrated this Sunday, 21 May. The theme comes from Ephesians 4:15, Speaking with the heart – ‘The truth in love’. In his message to mark the day, Pope Francis stresses the need to listen before speaking truth with a pure heart to “see beyond appearances and

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Coronation Tea Party

Our Coronation Tea Party on Monday was a great success. The Hall was packed with friends and parishioners having a wonderful time and the sandwiches, cakes and lovely bits to eat were delicious. Thank you so much to Sue Owen and her outstanding team of helpers, the CWL, Rose Remedios

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‘Decade’ by the Folk Choir

In 2020 the Folk Choir celebrated its 50th anniversary. The pandemic meant they could not celebrate this milestone as planned and so now they have had the second album they issued ‘Decade’, digitally remastered and remixed and it is now available to parishioners as a free download – more HERE.

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Your Chance to get Involved

No newsletter this week as last week’s covered two.  I would, however, like to remind you of some opportunities to get involved with your parish. The first is the forthcoming afternoon Tea Party on Monday 8 May to mark the Coronation of King Charles III.  Could you help bake cakes

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