Catholic Life

Pictures of the week

1 Archbishop Bernard Longley of Birmingham celebrates Mass for the intentions of residents and staff of St Joseph’s Hospice in Hackney, east London (photo: Mazur/

2 Richard Buck, a former 400m European champion and Olympic athlete, visits Oliver House School in Clapham, south-west London.

3 Sophia Fu and Romilly Burgess with their prize-winning Easter bonnets at St Anthony’s School for Girls in Golders Green, north London.

4 Vincent Masterson, a sixth-form student at Cardinal Newman Catholic School in Luton, Bedfordshire, has won this year’s public speaking challenge organised by Province 14 of the Catenian Association.

5 St Ambrose College in Hale BarnsAltrincham, welcomes Ray “Mr Rugby” French as its guest speaker at its annual speech night at the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester.

6 Peter Linscott presents a cheque for £2,000, raised during his year as president of Colchester Catenians, for a mission school in Kagadi, Uganda.

7 Fr Martin Sylvester speaks to students at Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy in Kirk Hallam, Derbyshire, about Fairphone, the world’s first “ethical smartphone”, at the relaunch of their Fairtrade group.

8 Pupils from Holy Family Catholic School in Keighley, West Yorkshire, take part in the annual Walk for Water, from Leeds to Kirkstall Abbey, organised by Cafod Leeds.

9 Holocaust survivor Dr Stephen Breuer spoke to sixth-form students at Loreto Grammar School in Altrincham, Cheshire.

10 The Apostleship of the Sea has appointed its youngest port chaplain,
23-year-old Bryony Watson, who is joining the team at the Port of Immingham.

11 Fiona Wright, headteacher of St Antony’s Catholic College, with members of the parents’ forum, now in its second year at the school in Urmston, Greater Manchester.

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