In the aftermath of the terrible floods we have sent £765 to the St Vincent de Paul Society, a leading Catholic voluntary charity who are very active in the area and desperately need funds. This money was collected from the Poor boxes in our churches over the past year. Anyone wishing to donate further can […]
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CAFOD Match Funding can make a huge difference. Portsmouth diocese raised an amazing £4.3 MILLION which will be doubled by the government (Our contribution had already been doubled by Guernsey States meaning we sent over £15,000). The match funding will go towards malnutrition projects in Zimbabwe and Eritrea. Thank you all for your generosity.
The Film ‘Mary Magdalene’ presented by the Mothers Union & Life Changing Ministry Les Cotils on Tuesday 22nd May 2018 at 2:00pm with afternoon tea. Cost £12.00. Donations for Charity. Booking is essential by Friday 18th May. Tickets: Rev’d Jan Le Billon – Tel: 234283 or 07781435420 / E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org (Refunds not available if not informed by the Friday) […]
Mothers Union and Life Changing Ministry Presents The Film ‘Mary Magdalene’ Everyone welcome at Les Cotils on Tuesday 22nd May 2018 at 2pm with afternoon tea. Cost £12.00. Donations for Charity. Booking is essential by Friday 18th May. Money cannot be returned if you fail to let Jan know by the Friday. Please ring Rev’d […]
UCM meeting on Tuesday 8th May at 7:30pm in St Josephs Parish Room. As it was impossible to go ahead with the plan for an evening tour on the Petit Train we decided to have an in house meeting and play some BINGO. A small contribution will be asked for each card and the proceeds […]
Times & Places We would like to thank all the parishioners who supported us on our fund raising day. It was a great success and we were very well supported. £189 worth of goods were sold and £11.81 in donations so £200.81 in total 30% of which will go towards our chosen charity DKMS a […]
The Real Easter Egg is made of Fairtrade chocolate and supports charitable projects. It also contains an Easter story book which includes the events of Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. These eggs are available from Waitrose (and other outlets). Waitrose Admiral Park is also collecting tokens for ‘Ernie’s Angels’.
Children’s Liturgy Cake Sale – Sunday 11th March The Children’s Liturgy Group are holding a cake sale in St Joseph’s Hall on Mother’s Day, after 10.30am Mass. Any money raised will be shared between Ernie’s Angels and The Red Cross Children’s Hospital in South Africa. If you can donate a cake please leave it in […]
The Knights of the Holy Sepulchre have gratefully acknowledged receipt of £880 from our crib collections which they will use for children’s charities in the Holy Land.
The 8th February has been designated by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and the International Union of Superiors General as an annual day of prayer and awareness against human trafficking. This is the Feast of St Josephine Bakhita who was kidnapped as a child and sold into slavery in Sudan & Italy. She […]