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Please send news articles and pictures for the diocesan newspaper and website to editor Keitha Morris at keith.morris@rcdea.org.uk

October 24, 2017

East Anglia’s Ignite youth mission team is growing

The Ignite Team – the Youth Mission Team of the Diocese of East Anglia – is growing. Joining Hamish MacQueen (Director of Diocesan Youth Service) and […]
October 23, 2017

First chance to read November’s Catholic East Anglia

The November 2017 edition of the Catholic East Anglia newspaper is now available online and contains news and pictures of schools celebrations, reality TV visiting a […]
October 20, 2017

Catholic high schools help students show real progress

Four Catholic High Schools in East Anglia have achieved impressive results in the recent GCSE Progress 8 figures which shift the focus of school league tables […]
October 19, 2017

Swaffham nuns launch pop-up restaurant in London

Catholic nuns from the Daughters of Divine Charity in Swaffham are today serving free soup at NUNdos, a three-day pop-up restaurant in London’s Shoreditch, to launch […]
October 16, 2017

Pilgrimages to Portugal and Belgium are still available

Spaces on two Diocese of East Anglia pilgrimages to Portugal and Belgium are still available if booked soon. At the end of April 2018, the 100th […]
October 13, 2017

Vigil and torchlight procession set for Norwich city centre

A silent torchlight Eucharistic Procession of the Blessed Sacrament through Norwich city centre will be followed by an all-night Vigil in the Cathedral of St John […]
October 12, 2017

Our Lady of Peafrancia celebration on Norfolk Broads

The seventh annual Pilgrimage and Fiesta in honour of Our Lady of Peafrancia, on the Norfolk Broads, proved a great success, reports chairman Al Garchitorena. Around […]
October 11, 2017

Sr Mary Clare’s contribution in Peterborough celebrated

The amazing contribution of Sr Mary Clare Mason to the parish of St Peter and All Souls Parish in Peterborough over 16 years was celebrated with […]
October 11, 2017

Suffolk pupil praised for helping to save drowning man

A Catholic prep school pupil in Suffolk has been commended for assisting a drowning man whilst on holiday in the Lake District. Moreton Hall Prep School […]
October 10, 2017

Port chaplain commissioned at AoS Mass in Norwich

A Mass in honour of Our Lady Star of the Sea was held at St John the Baptist Cathedral Norwich on September 26, organised by Apostleship […]
October 9, 2017

Colourful school, new seminarian and harvest hamper

Latest news from around the Diocese of East Anglia includes a school awash with colour, a new seminarian and a harvest hamper presentation. Notre Dame Prep […]
October 6, 2017

Norfolk convent welcomes "party girls" for new TV series

The Daughters of Divine Charity in Swaffham are set to feature in a new high-profile four-part TV documentary on Channel 5 called Bad Habits when five […]
October 3, 2017

Tributes paid to 101-year-old priest Mgr Augustine Hoey

Monsignor Augustine Hoey, a priest of the Diocese of Westminster, who lived in Walsingham for some years to pray for and support the work of the […]
October 2, 2017

Diocese celebrates Mass in Cambodian-style

Over 100 people from 10 parishes across the Diocese joined together for the Cambodian Pchum Ben (Holy Souls) Mass at Sacred Heart, North Walsham on Friday […]
September 29, 2017

Pro Life Pilgrimage draws 1,000 supporters to Walsingham

The annual Pro Life Pilgrimage to Walsingham saw 1,000 pilgrims gather on September 17, in the 50th year since the passing of the Abortion Act in […]