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    Cardinal Vincent visiting Tilbury port (photo: Mazur/catholicnews.org.uk)Praying for seafarers

    On Thursday 26 Recent events involving the capture and detention of ships in the Middle East have piled stress and anxiety on seafarers who are just going about doing their jobs. Such incidents not only affect the seafarers but also their familie...

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    Fr Christopher Gawecki RIP

    It is with sadness that we announce the death of Fr Christopher Gawecki, who died at home peacefully yesterday evening, Sunday 4 Fr Christopher was with his sister, and supported by members of his family and the parish priest of Putney, Canon M...

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    Immaculate Heart Procession in Kensington

    On June 29 During the afternoon, Fr Richard Nesbitt, WAF Westminster spiritual director, spoke of the powerful experience of being enfolded and immersed in the sacred heart of Jesus and the immaculate heart of Mary. Fr John Williamson, former p...

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    Papal Medal for Cockfosters Parishioner

    On Saturday 13 Bishop John celebrated mass with parish priest Father Christopher Brunet. During Mass a Papal Benemerenti medal was presented to parishioner Patrick McKeown for his service to the church. Patrick is a longstanding parishioner at ...

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    A Sundial on the Hill at St Augustine's Priory, Ealing

    St Augustine’s Priory school has installed a sundial. The school and its extensive grounds overlook the Surrey Hills and are therefore a perfect spot for the location of the new sundial at St Augustine’s Priory, an independent school for girls...

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    Cause for the Beatification of John Bradburne to Proceed

    On July 1 John Bradburne, born in Skirwith, Cumbria, in 1921, a third-order Franciscan, was killed in Rhodesia in 1979 for refusing to abandon the lepers he had looked after for many years. Since his death, the leprosy settlement where he worke...

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    Charity Running at St Dominic's

    Staff and students of St Dominic’s Sixth Form College, Harrow have given their time over two consecutive weekends to raise funds for two great charity causes. Firstly, 40 members of the college community, including staff, ex-students, and fri...

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    Fr Patrick Foley's Retirement Celebration

    On Saturday 13th July, the parish of St Helen's Church in Watford celebrated the retirement of the much loved priest Fr Pat Foley, who is considered by his parishioners to be one of the finest and dedicated priests of the Diocese. Fr Pat, from...

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    Pupils Fly the Flag for the Environment

    St Gregory’s Catholic Science College, Kenton, has been recognized for its outstanding green credentials by achieving the Eco Schools Green Flag Award for the fourth consecutive time.  St Gregory’s Catholic Science College is one of only t...

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    Knife Surrender Bin at Harrow Road Parish

    A parish is taking the fight to knife crime with the installation of a knife surrender bin. Fr Michael Jarmulowicz of Our Lady of Lourdes and St Vincent de Paul Church in Harrow Road, Westminster, officially opened the bin on Sunday, July 14th....

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