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Web-site: Parish Priest: Fr David Long  
Tel: 01565-633040 E-mail:;
Pre-School: 651948; Primary School: 633637; St Nicholas High: 01606-706000

5th Sunday of Easter – 15 May 2022

Mass Times And Intentions

Sat 14th17.30 Sunday Vigil MassSecular Clergy FundR – Lisa Senior & Stephen Benson; M – Moya Higham
Sun 15th09:005th Sunday of EasterOur Parish FamilyR – James Rowley & Sheila Flynn; M – Helen Broom
Sun 15th11:00 Special Intention (Cuthbert)R – Angela Caudwell & Angela Ross; M – Jim Flood
Mon 16th 09.30 Jackie Butler ImtentionsR = Readers M = Eucharistic Minister
Tue 17th   Noon Mary Reardon (Anniv)
Wed 18th   09.30 Michael Leadbetter 
Thurs 19th09.30St MilburgaChristopher Regan 
Fri 20th  09.30 Jim Turley 
Sat 21st   17.30Sunday Vigil MassOur Parish FamilyR – John Daley & Irene Ward; M – Nick Johnson
Sun 22nd09.006th Sunday of EasterWinifred Murphy & James HolehouseR –Gerard McCreesh & Tim Storrie; M –Marie Prescott
Sun 22nd11:00 Philip EdgecombeR – Alice Bailey & Tony Andrews; M – Pat Flood


All those who are sick or housebound.

All those whose anniversaries occur at this time especially Mary Brereton, Kevin Ford, Paul Nulty, Florence Moody, Fred Birch, Bernard Hennessey, Josephine Mitchell, Alexander Hunt. May they rest in peace and may the Lord bring comfort to their families and friends.

Congratulations and welcome to David Benjamin Tiong-Tanner who was baptised last Sunday.

News and Information

OPEN PARISH MEETING: I would like to invite you all to an Open Parish Meeting on Thursday, 26 May at 7pm in the Parish Hall. I am very anxious to get all your thoughts and ideas on all aspects of parish life. Please do come along.

NEW ROTAS FOR READERS AND EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: We need new volunteers as a few people have had to drop off the rota recently. If you can help please speak to Fr David or Stuart Jones or email

OFFERTORY DONATIONS: If any parishioner has still not received their box of envelopes for use during this coming year or wishes to use envelopes for their Offertory donation going forward could they please let me know at or speak to Fr David. Graham Alcock, Planned Giving and Gift Aid Officer.

THE DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES will take place from 29 July-4 August by air and 28 July-5 August by coach. Prices start from as little as £440 which includes travel, full board accommodation and full Pilgrimage Programme. Booking forms are available to download from the Pilgrimage Website or from the Pilgrimage Office, Curial Offices, 2, Park Rd South, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 4UX

KNUTSFORD CATENIANS: If you would like to join the Knutsford Circle, or just want to find out more, then please contact either John Long, Chris Jones or Stuart Jones or email We are a friendly bunch who meet monthly at Cottons Hotel and have an active programme of social events including Walks, dinners, rugby match trips. Our social events combine with support for our church and local charities.

SACRAMENT OF RECONCILIATION is offered after Weekday Mass in the sacristy or by appointment at a convenient time.

(Diocese of Shrewsbury is a Registered Charity)