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August 1, 2017

Pope blesses Wisbech couples for 100 years of marriage

Two Wisbech couples who have enjoyed a combined total of over 100 years of married life have received Papal blessings from Pope Francis to add to […]
August 1, 2017

Pupils rewarded for learning skills at Norwich ceremony

A group of pupils from both St Edmund's RC Primary School in Bungay and St Benet's RC Primary School in Beccles attended a "Joy of Not […]
July 29, 2017

St John’s Cathedral youth group respond to refugee crisis

The youth group at St John's Cathedral in Norwich has started packing rucksacks for asylum seekers arriving into the city. Responding to the refugee crisis, they […]
July 28, 2017

Golden jubilee priest, first communion and charity coffee

Latest news from around the Diocese of East Anglia includes a priest celebrating 50 years of ministry, a charity fund-raiser in Norwich and a first communion […]
July 27, 2017

Centenary Mass for Leonard Cheshire will start campaign

A Memorial Requiem Mass to celebrate the life of Suffolk humanitarian and philanthropist Leonard Cheshire is to be held on September 7, the centenary of his […]
July 26, 2017

Diocese wants to appoint its first Caritas Director

The Diocese of East Anglia is looking to appoint a first-ever Director to lead its social action arm ' Caritas East Anglia. Caritas East Anglia aims […]
July 24, 2017

105-year-old Eileen rings in cricket world cup final

The ICC Women's World Cup Final at Lord's yesterday (July 23) was started by a bell rung by 105-year-old Eileen Ash, a regular at St George's […]
July 21, 2017

St Mary’s celebrates school 50th anniversary with Bishop

St Mary’s Catholic Primary in Lowestoft is marking its Golden Jubilee in 2017 and a special end-of-year Mass with Bishop Alan Hopes, helped to mark the […]
July 21, 2017

St Laurence’s Lizzy is named Cambridge teacher of year

A Catholic deputy head has been named Teacher of the Year in the Cambridge News and Media Education Awards and a Catholic primary was also shortlisted […]
July 20, 2017

Adrian brings 33-year teaching career to an end

Headteacher Adrian La Chapelle is retiring on Friday (July 21) after 18 "well worthwhile" years at St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School in Costessey near Norwich, in […]
July 20, 2017

Peter receives Ministry of Acolyte from Bishop in Rome

Diocese of East Anglia seminarian Peter Wygnanski received the Ministry of Acolyte at a conferral at the English College at Pallazola in Rome from his very […]
July 19, 2017

Prime Minister’s backing for faith schools welcomed

Theresa May's renewed backing for more faith schools, during Prime Minister's Question Time in Parliament today, has been welcomed by Bishop Alan Hopes. She was asked […]
July 19, 2017

Silence is golden for 500 Catholic mothers at Walsingham

Latest news from across the Diocese of East Anglia includes 500 silent mothers, an interfaith network and a Catenian dinner. It was a case of "mum's […]
July 18, 2017

Warm welcome offered to Walsingham pilgrims

For over 500 years Dowry House in Walsingham has been used as a pilgrim hostel and since early 2017 this purpose has been restored by the […]
July 17, 2017

Ely parishioners volunteer in Myanmar

Three parishioners from St Etheldreda's in Ely have joined others to travel to Pathein, Myanmar to volunteer with a local charity organisation by teaching English and […]