Page 15, 9th June 1939

9th June 1939
Page 15
Page 15, 9th June 1939 — PRIEST'S PUBLIC WORK AT NOTTINGHAM Member of Seven Committees
Close

Report an error

Noticed an error on this page?
If you've noticed an error in this article please click here to report it.

Tags

People: Francis Hays
Locations: Nottingham

Share


Related articles

Rev. F. C. Hays

Page 5 from 28th May 1943

Priest Councillor Takes Up Cause Of Spinsters

Page 12 from 14th April 1939

New Church Of

Page 7 from 26th March 1954

Canon O'connell

Page 7 from 11th March 1955

Nottingham Priest Explains

Page 15 from 21st October 1938

PRIEST'S PUBLIC WORK AT NOTTINGHAM Member of Seven Committees

From a Correspondent Fr. Francis Hays, parish priest of Beeston, Nottingham, who has been for many years a member of the Beeston Town Council, has been unanimously elected to a seat on the Beeston and Stapleford Building Committee and to membership of the Town Planning Association.

Some years ago he became the leader of a Christian Social Crusade for the abolition of the slums and he carried out a big clearance scheme.

Bungalows at 5s. a Week He also introduced small bungalows at 5s. a week for aged couples and, as chairman of the Housing Committee, be built over 100 houses at Ds. a week for the lower-paid wage earners.

His membership of seven committees and his ceaseless activities for the welfare of the workers, has caused him to give up all idea of holidays for the last nineteen years to find time for his work as a priest and Christian social worker.




blog comments powered by Disqus