Posts from June 2019

Corpus Christi Procession 2019

Canon Adrian led the Blessed Sacrament for the Preston Deanery on the feast of Corpus Christi. An excellent turnout ensured that this was the biggest procession we have had in recent times. Sanam Ogden followed the procession both in the church and around the streets of the area and produced this wonderful video.

Cottam Chapel in Penal Times

The church of St Andrew and Blessed George Haydock at Cottam,Preston, is that very rare thing, a Catholic church whose origins date backto the days when it was illegal to be a Catholic. Dr Bill Shannon has written a book which celebrates all those people who kept the faith alive on this spot, in particular…