Entries by Anne May

Music in our parishes

MUSIC AT ST MARY’S Click here for details of Music at Masses.   MUSIC AT ST FRANCES OF ROME Click here for details of the Music Group. Click here for details of St Frances’ Choir.  

Living Simply

BECAUSE OF THE CURRENT COVID RESTRICTIONS, LIVESIMPLY MEETINGS ARE TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED. Livesimply is an initiative launched by the Catholic relief agency, CAFOD, to encourage lifestyles that are simple, sustainable and that show support for the poor. Following the release of Laudato Si’, Pope Francis’ message to care for creation, Catholics have been reflecting on what […]

100 Clubs

100 CLUBS The 100 Club is a prize draw fund consisting of up to 100 members. The income is divided equally between the church and prize money. ST MARY’S 100 CLUB Each number is sold for £12 per year, giving a total annual fund of £1,200. During the year there are four prize draws held […]

CAMEO (St Mary’s)

This is an acronym which stands for Come and Meet Each Other. Our group of about 20 regular attendees was formed some years ago and met monthly to hear guest speakers on various relevant topics, invited both from within the parish and from external organisations. It was created to welcome and integrate new parishioners and […]

Finance Committee, St Mary’s

Role of Finance Committee Finance Committee is required by Canon Law to advise the Parish Priest on all financial matters and the material assets of the parish. The scope of interest includes: Parish Accounts; Development, repair and maintenance funds; Third party collections; Accounting for internal and external fundraising; Asset management and Insurance; Data Protection; Procedures, […]