The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

The Catholic Church across Yorkshire's historic West Riding since 1878

Running for Young Carers in the Leeds 10k

Sunday, 7 July was the Leeds 10k race when fifty five runners took part to raise money for Catholic Care’s Young Carers Project. Months of training and hard work resulted in all fifty five of them completing the full route in the summer sunshine. The Young Carers Team...

Diary of a Pilgrimage

With apologies to Jerome K Jerome, a Lourdes Pilgrim writes: I’m so old I can remember an England football team winning the World Cup. Yet, until last week, I’d never been to Lourdes. Over the years my view had always been that it’s not my scene. I guess I always...

Fountains Abbey remembers Fr Angelo

The annual Mass at Fountains Abbey was missing Fr Angelo Phillips who died during the year. Fr Angelo was a founding member of the National Trust Fountains Abbey Chaplaincy and established the annual Fountains Mass during his time as Parish Priest at Pateley Bridge....

Huddersfield Parish on the BBC

**STILL AVAILABLE ON BBC iPLAYER** Diocesan choirs were back on the BBC on Sunday 7 July at 8.10 am, as the Corporation’s flagship Radio 4 religious worship programme broadcast from Holy Redeemer Parish. Huddersfield Boys, Girls and Youth Choirs conducted by their...

Samuel’s Community Spirit

A Dewsbury teenager has won a prestigious national award for service to his community. Thirteen-year-old Samuel Wilson attends St John Fisher Catholic Academy in Dewsbury. He was one of more than 300 teenagers across the country entered for the Celebrating Young...

Trinity Cup Debating Competition

Congratulations to Madison Farrar, Ben Fisher and Sophie O’Leary from St John Fisher School in Dewsbury, who represented the school with aplomb in the Trinity Cup – taking home two special prizes between them. The Trinity Cup is an ambitious youth debating...