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3rd - 17th September - Bishop Peter on holiday

CAFOD logo (2019 version )21st September - A CAFOD "Harvest " supporters' meeting is taking place this day at St  Teresa’s, 40 Warwick Road, Beaconsfield HP9 2PL - 10:30am - 1:30pm (coffee/tea from 10am, shared lunch from 1:30pm).

28/29th September - There will be a Pastoral Letter from  Bishop Peter to mark the designation of October as an Extraordinary Month of Mission

30th September (Monday) - Feast of St Jerome, and launch date for the 2019-2020 Year of the Word "The God who  Speaks". Click here for key national dates.  Fleur Dorrell, national co-ordinator, will be speaking at the NORES annual lecture on 7th October - poster here

4th October - CAFOD Harvest Fast Day

7th October. NORES lecture with Fleur Dorrell on the Year of the Word, see item above

11th October - annual Schools' Mass at St Mary's, Dunstable, 11am

12th October - Mass for victims and survivors of abuse , their families and supporters - St Mary's, Woburn Sands, 12 noon.  Bishop Peter will join the reception in the Hall after the Mass. 

13th October- Canonisation of Blessed John Henry Newman, at Rome. A pilgrimage is being organised from Blessed J H Newman parish at High Wycombe, under the chaplaincy of Fr Joseph Udoh and his successor Fr Benedetto d' Autilia - see their 11th August newsletter here.  Newman's feast day on 9th October will thereafter be classed as a mandatory memorial in England and Wales. 

28th Oct -1st Nov - half term week (but it's 21st-28th Oct in Central Beds so be sure to check your own school/authority's calendar)

30th November - Autism Awareness Day, at Woburn Sands, 10am-2:30pm.  Book a place via Lorraine Elks, 01604 723516

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