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May 13, 2019

Peterborough school comes top in Big Pedal challenge

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School in Peterborough has been named as the top school in the East of England in the recent Big Pedal 2019 […]
May 11, 2019

Jean is elected as honorary freeman of Woodbridge

Mrs Jean Wallace, a parishioner of Saint Thomas Church in Woodbridge, has been elected to be one of 12 Honorary Freemen of Woodbridge and received the […]
May 10, 2019

Thetford parish honours faithful steward John White

Tributes have been paid to Lay Father and President of the Parish of St Mary’s, Thetford, John White and his devoted wife Bernie after John’s recent […]
May 10, 2019

Sailing mission, city pastors and Feast of Divine Mercy

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a Celebrate sailing mission, pastors on the streets of Norwich and a celebration of the Feast […]
May 9, 2019

Suffolk parish and school launches eco-friendly project

St Edmund’s Parish and Primary School in Bungay have taken a big stride towards being more environmentally friendly with the launch of 20 photo-voltaic panels on […]
May 9, 2019

A powerful weekend at Ignite Youth Festival

Over 200 young people from across the Diocese of East Anglia enjoyed and benefited from a powerful weekend at the Ignite Festival, over the Bank Holiday […]
May 8, 2019

Norwich scientist wins prestigious chemistry award

Dr Niki Kaiser, from Notre Dame Catholic High School in Norwich, has been named winner of the prestigious Schools Education Award from the Royal Society of […]
May 8, 2019

Jean Vanier – a man who made the Gospel come alive

Tributes have been paid to renowned Catholic philosopher, writer and humanist Jean Vanier, founder of two international organizations for people with intellectual disabilities, L’Arche  and Faith and Light, who died yesterday. Tony Gibbings, […]
May 7, 2019

Hundreds join East Anglia pilgrimage to Walsingham

Around 850 people joined the annual Diocese of East Anglia pilgrimage to Walsingham on Bank Holiday Monday, May 6, despite cold and cloudy weather. Keith Morris […]
May 7, 2019

Shumona runs to help end modern slavery

Shumona Knott, a member of St John Fisher Parish in Cambourne, ran the London Marathon on Sunday April 28 to raise funds and awareness for Unseen, […]
May 7, 2019

Easter egg hunt, pilgrimage and craft fair at Clare Priory

It is a busy time at Clare Priory in Suffolk with its annual pilgrimage and craft fair approaching and an Easter Egg Hunt just completed. The […]
May 3, 2019

Bishop Alan welcomes naming of new Bishop of Norwich

The announcement today of the new Anglican Bishop of Norwich has been warmly welcomed by Bishop Alan Hopes. The new Bishop of Norwich will be the […]
May 3, 2019

Bury St Edmunds Catholic school welcomes new head

St Benedict’s Catholic School in Bury St Edmunds has welcomed a new headteacher who will see the school transition from two sites to operate on a […]
May 2, 2019

Adventure retreat, retirement and cup winner

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes an adventure retreat, a retirement presentation and a cup winner. Young people from St George’s Parish […]
May 2, 2019

Student Cross, Catholic history and Lourdes bursaries

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes a student pilgrimage, a Catholic history newsletter and student Lourdes bursaries. Parishioners from St Thomas of […]