Metanoia Project – Bible Basics

Bible Basics The next in the series of talks from the Metanoia Project starts on Thursday 2nd May. BIBLE BASICS A walk through the Old Testament. A series of 6 interactive sessions looking at some of the key characters and stories of the Old Testament that help us unlock the truth of the New Testament.…

Chrism Mass 2019 – Bishop Paul’s Homily

Reverend Fathers, beloved Deacons, beloved religious, my dear brothers and sisters in Christ, We are reminded in many ways that when Our Lord Jesus Christ founded His Church He did not make it a political party or social organisation. He did not constitute it to be a democracy. It was to be an extension of…

St Andrew’s Gardening Saturday

We have a small team of volunteers who maintain the grounds & cemetery. If you want to spend some time outdoor and have a spare hour on any Saturday morning please come along anytime between 10am and 12noon. No experience necessary. In return we will give you tea/juice and biscuits!

James Battersby

Prior to the opening of the annex at St Mary’s John Rider Bisby wrote a brief biography of this fascinating individual. Click here to read John’s biography about this generous benefactor to St Mary’s. John Rider Bisby, a parishioner of St Mary’s, compiled the biography of James Battersby and along with his granddaughter Rebecca produced…

Comboni Missionary Sisters

We welcomed Sister Aurora Salgado de Abreu who spoke at all weekend Masses on the work of the Comboni Missionary Sisters. Our parishes donated a combined £798 to the Comboni Sisters. You can find our more about the Comboni Sisters by visiting their website here.