“As some churches begin to reopen for public worship, Mass will look and feel different for a while to ensure it is safe….
Thanks to St Edward’s school office staff for this temporary solution to taming Fr Brian’s beard!
PLEASE READ OR LISTEN TO BISHOP JOHN’S STATEMENT ON RE-OPENING OF CHURCHES (2nd half of homily)
PLEASE BEAR WITH US! We are not re-opening just yet. Although the government announced today that churches can re-open for public worship on 4th July, we still await full guidance on the regulations for the celebration of Mass and the authorisation to re-open. Today we had a diocesan inspection in both churches, and we are pleased to announce that our planning and preparations met with approval. We are ahead of the game! A risk assessment will be drawn up by the inspector and this will need to be reviewed in the light …
St Joseph’s & St Edward’s remain closed and we are not in the initial phase for re-opening. Click on the link above to see some of the virus control measures which will be implemented.
DID YOU KNOW?
Washing hands properly is still a key way of controlling the virus. Click on the link below for recommended routine. http://nhs.uk/live-well/healthy-body/best-way-to-wash-your-hands/