On Saturday, 25 January St Joseph, Wath-upon-Dearne parish held an evening of music and entertainment to welcome Fr Evangelist Ohaejesi and bid a safe voyage to      Fr Kieran O’Connell.

The hall was packed with parishioners from both Wath and Rawmarsh, St Joseph’s parish.

Entertainment included songs from Sister Act provided by ‘the brothers and sisters of perpetual indulgence’ from St Joseph’s, Rawmarsh, and music and song from Maura and Dave Booth and Diane, Sarah and Kathryn Bush.

Kieran O'Connell sThe Chairs of the two Parish Councils presented a gift to Fr Kieran on behalf of both parishes.

Refreshments included a pie and pea supper cooked by Peter Olding, which was described as ‘delicious as always’.