Day for Life – 26 July 2015

The day in the Church’s year dedicated to celebrating the dignity of life and praying for the protection of human life.   This year we look at how to cherish life while we can and accept death when it comes. www.dayforlife.org There will be a mandatory second...

A new safeguarding e-learning programme

The Catholic Church in England and Wales is possibly the first Church in the UK, or indeed the world, to offer safeguarding e-learning to every parishioner free of charge. Do you work with children, young people or adults who may be vulnerable? Are you a parent who...

The Tablet celebrates 175 years of publication

The Tablet, one of the UK’s oldest publications will be celebrating 175 years of uninterrupted publication in May 2015 with a programme of lectures, concerts, liturgies and debates to reflect nearly two-centuries of cutting edge coverage. Acclaimed novelists David...

Project offers alternative to life on the streets

Desperate young people are being offered an alternative to sleeping on the streets of Middlesbrough with the creation of a new safe-house network. Depaul UK’s Nightstop North East project pairs young people with volunteer families and individuals who have a spare room...