Page 1, 24th July 1981

24th July 1981
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Violent Family Past Of Pope's Attacker

By Desmond O'Grady THE TRIAL of Mehmet Ali Agca has not solved the enigma of the killer but Turkish authorities did throw some light on him in a dossier sent to the Italian......

Lourdes Drama Is Marred By Confusion

By Christopher Howse THE WORLD Eucharistic Congress in Lourdes has this week see-sawed between disaster and triumph. It burst into action with a rally as much as 20 times as......

The Herald Says

WHEN Cardinal Hume and Archbishop Heim, the Apostolic Delegate, take their respective places within St Paul's Cathedral on Wednesday to witness the wedding of Prince Charles and......

Westminster Uses Grass Roots To Tackle Social Problems

By John Carey SWEEPING changes are to be made in the way the Westminster archdiocese tackles social problems like race, homelessness and the care of the handicapped. The social......

Riot City Priest Attacked

by Christopher Rails A LIVERPOOL parish priest who lives at the centre of the recent riots in Toxteth was attacked and robbed at his presbytery last week. Fr Joseph Daley, 59,......

Vatican Anxiety Over Maze Bid

THERE was disappointment in the Vatican this week at the failure of the attempt by the International Red Cross to end the hunger strike at the Maze prison near Belfast. Support......

Labour Pledge On Church Schools

OFFICIAL Labour Party policy on education poses no threat to Church schools, according to Labour's front bench spokesman on schools, Mr Frank Field. Mr Field told a three-man......