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Welcome to Fr Edmund
Welcome and thank you to Fr Edmund Montgomery from Shrewsbury Cathedral for celebrating Mass with us this weekend.
Seniors Cream Tea
This year’s Senior’s Cream Tea will take place on Thursday 3rd August from 4-6pm. All welcome to attend (please write your name on the list in the porch) and any donations of raffle prizes would be gratefully received. It would be appreciated if any men that are available to help set up tables, could please come along the day before – Wednesday at 1.30pm. Thank you.
Please note that Children’s Liturgy will not be held during the School Summer Holidays starting this weekend 23rd July.
There is a Summer Supper, Ceilidh & raffle being held on Monday 24th July at 7pm at Wood Lane Farm, Wollerton TF9 3NY, tickets £15 and proceeds to Hodnet Church. If you would like tickets or further information, please contact Liz Bradley on 01630 685494.
CAP Job Club Course
Another CAP Job Club Course has started on a Monday from 10.30am -12.30pm at Christchurch (Buntingsdale Road -TF9 1LT) The topics covered on the 8 week course are: Finding your motivation, Overcoming the obstacles, Discovering your strengths, Getting to know employers, Writing CV’s, covering letters and applications, Succeeding in interviews and ‘getting ready for work’. The course is set in a relaxed atmosphere, it is free and refreshments are provided. If you are interested or would like further information, please contact Carol Preston (Job Club Manager) on 07399 852163 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is currently an acute shortage of Foundation Governors at schools within the Telford and Wrekin Local Authority, namely at Ss Peter & Paul Catholic Primary School, Newport; St Luke’s Catholic Primary School, Trench, and The Holy Trinity Academy in Wellington. If anybody is interested or any current Foundation Governors are willing to serve at another school as well as their current school, please speak to Fr Anthony or for further information, please look at www.dioceseofshrewsbury.org/education/governors/foundation-governors.
The Church will be open during the summer through to the end of August on week days from 3-7pm for prayer.
Foodbank – Feeding Children during Summer Holidays
The Foodbank is helping to feed children during the summer school holidays. Some families will struggle to feed their children due to normally receiving free school meals during term time. They are therefore appealing for the following items over the next few weeks please: Tinned macaroni cheese, Tinned ravioli, Tinned spaghetti in tomato sauce, Tinned fruit, Tinned rice pudding and Biscuits. Please leave donations in the basket in the porch – thank you.
Please remember in your prayers:
Rose & Ed Getty, Josie Rochelle, Margaret Doublett, Doreen Dodd, Beryl Dutton, Mavis Price, Julian & Dawn Huxley, Sheila Minnery, Emmie Justice, Pat Caddy, Dr. Elizabeth Gardiner (Betty), Shane McGroggan, Doreen Warrilow, Alice Davies, Sylvia Mary Stanworth and all the sick & housebound of the Parish.
Illness or emergency calls
If you need to contact the Priest in any capacity and especially for sick calls, please ring 01952 811299.