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

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

St William’s Catholic Primary: the School for High Flyers

Catholic values and the ‘high expectations’ of teachers at St William’s Catholic Primary School get children ‘off to a flying start’! So say the Ofsted inspectors in their report just released on the Bradford West school. Judging the school as ‘GOOD’ in all areas, the...

Shedding Light on a Patron Saint of Bradford

Children and staff at Our Lady and St Brendan’s Catholic Primary School in Bradford were ‘enlightened’ by two feasts this week. On Monday, 3rd February, the whole school attended Mass celebrated by Parish Priest, Fr Paul Redmond, where the candles...

A Cardinal in the Classroom

Cardinal Anders Arborelius has been back this week, paying another flying visit to the Diocese of Leeds.  The first and only Swedish Cardinal is a good friend of Fr Paul Redmond, Parish Priest of St Clare’s, Fagley.  He decided to combine an invitation to lead a...

SOS: Support Our Singers!

PLEASE HELP the senior choristers of the Bradford Catholic Youth Choir (BCYC) to take advantage of a wonderful development opportunity which has just arisen: a singing tour of Rome. The choir has been invited to sing at Masses for All Saints’ and All Souls’ Days; at...