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    Bishop Wilson & Field Marshal Lord GuthrieCommemorating Portuguese contribution

    by Fr Ulick Loring On Monday 9th April two new stained glass windows were dedicated in St James Church, Twickenham. One remembers the Portuguese dead of the First World War. becoming the first formal recognition in this country of the Portuguese ...

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    Celebrating 60 years at St Mary Magdalen

    by Fr Gladstone Liddle On Sunday, 6th May Cardinal Vincent celebrated Mass at St Mary Magdalen Church, Whetstone to mark the 60th anniversary of the laying of the foundation stone of the present church by Cardinal William Godfrey in 1958. The pa...

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  • Education
    Douay Martyrs join hands for children overseas

    Pupils from the Douay Martyrs Catholic Secondary School, Ickenham raised £5,000 for the CAFOD Appeal 2018 engaging in four weeks of fundraising activities which included raffle ticket sales, cake sales, unwanted gift sales, guess the number of sw...

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    6 in 6000: Cardinal Pole students win national debate competition

    The Cardinal Pole Catholic School debate team have won the 2018 Debate Mate competition, edging out over 240 schools nationwide to the title. Alec Lau, Taiwo Olaojo, Edward Ntalindwa Badege, Philip Webb, Katie Lowbridge, and Boran Sis competed wi...

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    St Thomas More: The Power to Be

    ‘Every child has the power in them to achieve great things, no matter what background they come from’, was the core message carried by the CAFOD Young Leadership programme held at St Thomas More School in Wood Green. Five Sixth Form students ...

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    Iconic artwork discovered at Cardinal Hume Centre

    An iconic photographic print of David Bowie anonymously donated to the Cardinal Hume Centre’s charity shop in Westminster has fetched £1,000 at auction, making it one of the highest value single items ever sold in the shop’s 31-year history. ...

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    Winter Shelter Thanksgiving Service

    by Paola Greco The annual Thanksgiving Service, following the end of another season at the Winter Shelter Project Hounslow, was held at Our Lady of Grace Parish Centre, Chiswick on Tuesday 22nd May. The service was attended by a great number o...

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    A Shrine of the Blessed Sacrament for London

    by Fr Alan Robinson Corpus Christi, the hidden gem in the very heart of Covent Garden, has stood here for over 140 years. To those who have visited: a dark, dusty building, much in need of some love and care, the blackened painted walls more re...

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    London’s Most Hallowed Space

    by Fr Nicholas Schofield I recently attended a memorial service at the London church of St Giles-in-the-Fields, just off Charing Cross Road and Shaftesbury Avenue. It was, I thought, an appropriate location for such an event, for the deceased g...

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    The most beautiful thing God has created

    by Fr Ivano Millico ‘Marriage is the most beautiful thing God has created.’ Pope Francis pronounced these words on 1st October 2016 while on an official visit to Georgia. Virtually the whole Catholic population, less than one per cent, had ga...

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