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A group of keen Year 7 and 8 debaters from Blessed Edward Oldcorne Catholic College in Worcester travelled to London on February 11 to visit the Palace of Westminster and find out about debating in our democracy.

Doreen left the Philippines arriving in Kingstanding, Birmingham in 2002 in an attempt to make a new life for herself and her two young daughters.

Once again in this Year for Consecrated Life Religious men and women including those from the Anglican Church gathered in the Grimshaw Room and St Chad’s Cathedral on Saturday 7 February.

Pupils at St Hubert’s have been learning all about music as part of the BBC Ten Pieces project. This is a project to help children learn more about classical music and to respond to it creatively.

On 8 January 2015, approximately two hundred staff and students from Years 11, 12 and 13 were able to hear the testimony from Holocaust survivor, Steven Frank, as part of a visit organised by the Holocaust Educational Trust (HET).

On Friday 16 January, St Bernadette’s choir took part in the ‘Young Voices 2015’ concert, held at the NEC in Birmingham.

Many of our readers may have heard of the saintly Passionist priest, Fr Charles Houben who spent many years in the Passionist Retreat of Mount Argus in Dublin. It is less well known however, that he began his ministry as a priest here in our Archdiocese in 1851. He lived at Aston Hall and Cotton in Staffordshire from 1851 until 1857 and in Broadway in Worcestershire for a year in 1866.

Early last Autumn I spent two and a half weeks walking on one of the long distance foot paths that runs through France down to the beginning of the much better known, and more frequented, Spanish Camino: 280 or so kilometres of outstandingly beautiful countryside, from Le Puy to Figeac, seventeen nights in hostels with a wonderful variety of fellow pilgrims, most evenings spent around a large dining table, in respectful discovery of other people’s lives as well as in enjoyment of some excellent French food!

The Photo is of a Christmas Oratorio taken in the late 1950’s. The school, St Mary’s The Mount, Walsall put on the Oratorio for 3 days just before Christmas.

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