Page 3, 18th June 1993

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Agencies Warn Against Overseas Aid Cutbacks

by Murray White A SUMMER campaign has been launched by the aid agencies to head off feared cuts in overseas aid as the government tries to cut back on spending. Nine leading......

Converts' Society Settles With Former Secretary Over Sacking

by Angus Macdonald JOHN Nightingale, the former secretary of the Converts' Aid Society who was sacked last year after exposing abuses and mismanagement in the now-defunct......

Pulling In Potential Catholics

THE Catholic Enquiry Centre, which advertises in secular newspapers and magazines in a bid to win converts and spread understanding about the Church, reports that 1992 resulted......

News In Brief

Christians on the air CARDINAL Hume and the Duke of Norfolk are amongst those to give their backing to a bid for a new commercial Christian radio station for London. London......

Catholic Writers Top Honours List

by Lucy Lethbridge CATHOLIC novelist Muriel Spark has received a DBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list. Dame Muriel, as she will be known, has lived in Italy for 30 years and......

Victory Claim As Euthanasia Bill Dropped

IN A move that had pro-lifers claiming an important victory, a Labour MP dropped his attempt to get voluntary euthanasia discussed in the House of Commons last week. The ten......

Dominican Pioneer

Obituaries FR ANTHONY Ross, former Provincial of the English Dominicans. has died at Blairgowrie at the age of 75. Ian Ross he took the religious name of Anthony when he joined......

Patten Pledge To Church-run Schools

EDUCATION Secretary John Patten last week pledged to "safeguard the position of Church schools". Church schools were also proving to be at the forefront of the move to Grant......

Bishops' Diaries Fi Cardinal Basil Hume (westminster):...

Hall Centenary. Teddington, I0.30am. Evensong. St Albans Abbey. 6.30pm. Mon-Tue: - Under 5's mtg. London Colney. Archbishop Maurice Couve de Mtu - ville (Bhminghamt Sun: 0. Our......