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10,000 At Oscarr

CELEBRATIONS Appalling difficulties lie before us' TEN thousand people from many parts of the Birmingham diocese gathered on Saturday in the grounds of Oscott College-one of the......

Assumptionists Take 400 To Walsingham

Fathers, Little Sisters and Oblate Sisters of the Assumption combined on Sunday. Feast of the Visitation, in taking more than 400 pilgrims to Walsingham from their parishes and......

L.o.m. Pilgrimage To Aylesford

A pilgrimage organised by the Legion of Mary will be made to the Carmelite Priory at Aylesford, Kent, on Sunday, July 16, Feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, leaving Charing......

Transport Guild Re-formed

The Birmingham branch of the Catholic Transport Guild has been reformed. Its aim is the spiritual and social welfare of transport workers, and its patrons are Our Lady of the......

Five New Schools For Nottingham: Cost 2317,000

The Nottingham Education Committee has agreed to amend the city's development plan so as to include five new Catholic secondary schools -four for 300 pupils and the fifth' for......

Mass In Ruined Abbey-large Crowds Expected

Thousands of Catholics and many non-Catholics, from London, Bristol, Birmingham and Coventry are expected to make the pilgrimage to the ruined Abbey of the Holy Blood at Hayles.......

Think More Of England's Conversion'

BISHOP Craven. presiding at the annual meeting of the Converts' Aid Society . on Friday at the Dorchester Hotel. London, urged Catholics to think more about the conversion of......

Two More K.s.c.

Councils A new Council of the Knights of St. Columba (No. 440) was erected op Sunday in the Sacred Heart parish, Mill Hill, London. Mr. Bernard Murphy. Westminster Provincial......

Marriage Course At Farm Street

The course of lectures now being 'given under the auspices of the Catholic Marriage Advisory Council in the Sodality Hall of the Farm Street Jesuit Church. London, will be......

New Hostel For Nottingham Girls

A large house with three-quartersof-an-acre of garden in Hamilton Road, Nottingham, has been bought by the Bishop as a hostel for Catholic girls attending the University or......

600 Attend K.s.c. Rally At Southsea

More than 600 people attended the Portsmouth Province K.S.C. Mass on Sunday in St. John's Cathedral, at which Mgr. King, Bishop of Portsmouth, presided. Later, Mgr. King......

Brentwood K.s.c. Holds Sports Day

Bishop Beck presented prizes at a diocesan youth sports day on Saturday held by the Brentwood K.S.C. province at Dagenham Park. Alderman Mrs. Prendergast, Mayor of Dagenham,......

Portsmouth C.p.e.a.

The Portsmouth bench of the Catholic Parents' and Electors' Association elected the following officers on Saturday: President. Col. J. A. F. Cuffe. C.M.G., D.S.O. (Winchester);......

Holy Father Praises Liverpool Diocese

THE Liverpool diocese. geographically the smallest in the country but the largest numerically-it has more than 400,000 Catholics -celebrated its 100th birthday and the centenary......

Persons And Places

Mgr. Masterson, Archbishop of Birmingham, will lay the foundation stone, of the new primary school at Northfield, tomorrow (Saturday) instead of July 1 as previously announced.......

Papal Blessing

Mr. Simon Elwes said that in his work as a portrait painter he encounters many people who seem to be asking themselves why they are not Catholics. On the platform at the meeting......

500 For K.s.c.

pil grima ge More than 500 pilgrims have enrolled for Knights of St. Columba Holy Year pilgrimage to Rome. It will be leaving London on September 1 and will be led by the Bishop......

Counties Recognise Becket School

The Becket School, West Bridgford, Nottingham. of which Bishop Beck was formerly headmaster, has been officially recognised by the Derbyshire and Leicestershire Educatiop......

Cardinal Griffin School

Cardinal Griffin School is the name chosen for the Catholic secondary school which is to be built in connection with the Festival of Britain amid the bombed ruins of Poplar, in......

New A.0 .m .e. Branch Holds Conference

Forty-six members of the newlyformed branch of the Association of Catholic Managers and Employers heard a talk by Mr. Douglas Woodruff. Editor of the Tablet, when they held......

Barbarism In

BRITAIN TODAY Er. Paul Crane on results of materialism IN the first of his four sermons during this month at the Farm Street Jesuit Church, London, Fr. Paul Crane, S.J., on......

Trailer Chapel Starts Tour

The Catholic Missionary Society's trailer chapel begins its summer tour on Sunday at Aylesbury, Bucks, and its summer campaign at Histop, Cambs, both in connection with the......

Ninth Child

The ninth child of Mr. and Mrs. Elsley was baptised Maureen Julia at the English Martyrs' Church, Didcot, by Fr. H. Nyc, parish priest, on Sunday.......

Convent Of The Cen Acle, Grayshott, Hindhead, Surrey

July 21-25. RetteRt, Fr, Justin, 0.F.M, July 28-Aug. 1. Retreat. Fr. Peplos, 0.P. PRE-ANNOUNCEMENTS. Sept. 23-24. Book Lovers' WeekEnd. Mr. Richard O'Sullivan, K.C. ,, Writings......