News Archive

News archive
  • Main News
    Mass for Migrants 2012Migrant workers must not become scapegoats

    Over 2,000 Catholic migrants living and working in London attended a special Mass for Migrants at Westminster Cathedral on Bank Holiday Monday, 7 May 2012, the Feast of St Joseph the Worker.

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  • Education
    New CES Staffing Procedures Published

    The Catholic Education Service have published new staffing procedures replacing the existing 2004 ones.

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  • Archbishop
    Hackney City Safe Walk

    On Thursday, 19 April 2012, some nine months after London’s civil disturbances, the Most Rev Vincent Nichols, the Archbishop of Westminster, has met young people in Hackney who are helping to create safer neighbourhoods.

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  • Vocations
    Vocation News - Easter 2012

    The latest issue of diocesan magazine is now available to read or download.

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  • Education
    Schools Film Competition

    There is still a chance for schools in the Diocese of Westminster to enter the Micah Film Challenge.

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  • Education
    Schools Challenge Criticised

    Following the announcement that the British Humanist Association and the Richmond Inclusive Schools Campaign are planning to mount a legal challenge against Richmond Council over proposals to establish a new Voluntary Aided Catholic primary and secondary school, the following statements have been issued by the Diocese of Westminster and Richmond Council.

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  • Archbishop
    Chrism Mass 2012

    Archbishop Vincent Nichols celebrated the annual Chrism Mass at Westminster Cathedral on Tuesday 3 April 2011 in the presence of Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor and over 300 priests and 1,000 people from the Diocese of Westminster.

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  • Justice & Peace
    Praying for Peace at the Olympic Site

    We began at Bromley-by-Bow station amid the gritty, industrial surroundings of the A12 and swiftly moved on to Three Mills heritage site and the canal towpaths that surround the Olympic site. Construction work meant we were unable to make a circuit of the park so we walked instead along its Western edge, finishing at the main entrance.

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  • Justice & Peace
    Military Role in Olympics

    An open letter from Pax Christi and Westminster Justice and Peace to the Board Members of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games

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  • Education
    Recruiting future Head Teachers

    Strong, spiritual, school leaders are being sought in the Diocese following a recent spate of retirements.

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