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  • Education
    Breakfast time at Douay MartyrsBreakfast time at Douay Martyrs

    With breakfast being the most important meal of the day, Douay Martyrs Catholic School, Ickenham, used breakfast time to help foster a strong sense of community, a supportive atmosphere and sustained interaction between staff and students by coord...

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  • Vocations
    Three Permanent Deacons Ordained

    On Saturday, 23rd June, Cardinal Vincent ordained Alex Burke, Kingsley Izundu and Colin Macken to the permanent diaconate at Westminster Cathedral.

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  • Education
    A meeting of generations in Yeading and Potters Bar

    Two of our primary schools recently welcomed grandparents and older neighbours to special celebrations. On 25th May, St Raphael’s Primary School in Yeading held a Pentecost party, inviting elderly relatives and neighbours from their local com...

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  • Education
    Healthcare placements for St Thomas More pupils

    This year, the Reach Out for Healthcare Science Programme has once again offered a number of Year 10 pupils from St Thomas More Catholic School, who have a passion for science, placements on the programme. The placement is a fully-funded work expe...

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  • Main News
    Peter's Way of the Cross at the Old Bailey

    In late May, under the tenants of ‘mercy’ and ‘justice’ and watched over by a statue of Elizabeth Fry, the Victorian prison reformer, the choir of the Lourdes pilgrimage performed a unique and beautiful rendition of the Stations of the Cro...

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  • Main News
    The Miracle of Lourdes

    In just a few weeks’ time over 600 people from our diocese will travel to the south of France with Cardinal Vincent to Lourdes, that truly wonderful and inspiring place where the things of heaven touch the things of earth. They will be going ...

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  • Main News
    Jubilation at Wembley Parish

    On Thursday 31st May, a thanksgiving Mass celebrating the Golden Jubilee of ordination of Fr John Menonkari CMI, Parish Priest at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Wembley was celebrated by Bishop John Sherrington and attended in large number by pari...

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  • Main News
    CTS: 150 years of evangelisation

    To mark the 150th anniversary of the Catholic Truth Society (CTS), Cardinal Vincent, along with bishops and priests from the around the country, celebrated a thanksgiving Mass at Westminster Cathedral on 19th June, the anniversary of the death in ...

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  • Main News
    Corpus Christi: ‘With suppliant hearts we come’

    Thank-you to all the parishes who responded to the Cardinal’s request for some form of public worship of Our Eucharistic Lord around the Solemnity of Corpus Christi as part of the preparation for Adoremus, the Eucharistic Congress to be held in ...

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  • Main News
    Providing comfort in times of distress at sea

    By Gregg Watts Last year, when the container ship CMA CGM Africa Four called at the port of Tilbury in Essex, the crew contacted the seafarers’ centre and asked for Mass to be said on board and for the ship to be blessed. Apostleship of the ...

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