3rd - 17th September - Bishop Peter on holiday
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