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St. Mary de Castro, Leicester

 

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Confirmation of Lily Stuart by The Rt Revd Norman Banks, Bishop of Richborough
at All Saints, Narborough on 31st March 2014
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Parish Lunch - January 5th 2014
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December 22nd Interior Scaffolding - Pews at West End have been removed and are stored in South Aisle (as shown in last photo above)
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 December 17th 2013
Photos by Keith Cooper from Northlight Images
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The Dismantling of the Spire
Work eventually began to erect the scaffolding on November 17th 2013
It is hoped to complete the dismantling by July 2014.
Further photos will appear as work progresses


     

       
 

Licensing of Fr David Maudlin as Priest in Charge - 3rd May 2013

   

 

Holy Saturday 2013 - Fr Colin Southall lighting Paschal Candle

   

Bishop Norman Banks - King Charles Address January 2013

   

Harvest  2012

 

July 15th 2012
Fr Darren Smith, Secretary of the Additional Curates Society, was Celebrant & Preacher. A cheque for the Society was presented to Fr. Darren after Mass

 
 

July 8th 2012
Bishop of Guyana (Rt Revd Cornell Moss) visit
Confirmation of Qian Liu
and presentation of cheque towards Diocese of Guyana Church Schools

April 24th 2012
Crown Court Service

 

April 23rd 2012
St George's Day Patronal Festival
Attended by Lord Mayor, High Sheriff and others

 
              
      

Bishop Norman Banks wearing new cope donated to St Mary's by Baden Favill

 
          

March 3rd 2012
Evensong & Benediction - Launch of the Society of St Wilfrid & St Hilda in Leicester by Rt Revd Norman Banks, Bishop of Richborough

              
      

December 13th
De Montfort University Honorary Degree - Revd Jesse Jackson

              
     

December 3rd
Ratby Band Christmas Concert

              
    

November 26th 
Baptism of Yireh Lam son of David & Jenny Lam

           
 


 

July 10th 2011
The Rt Revd Cornell Moss, Bishop of Guyana, who celebrated and preached at our Feast of Consecration and also Confirmed Richard Fynes

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St George's Day Festival - May 2nd 2011

             
   
             
   
             
       
             

Palm Sunday Procession April 17th 2011

   
             
   
             

King Charles I Mass - January 29th 2011