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Fr Len May

Fr Leonard May, former Parish Priest of St Mary Magdalene’s, Maltby, celebrated his 90th birthday on 24th November.

On Saturday, 21st November, St Mary Magdalene’s parish and many from outside the parish celebrated with him.Fr Len May 90 s

The day started with Mass, concelebrated by some twenty priests, including Bishop Ralph, Archbishop Antonio Mennini, the Papal Nuncio, and four of Fr May’s former curates. The homily was given by Monsignor Mark Crisp from Birmingham Diocese, and formerly of St Mary Magdalene’s parish.

The church was packed with friends from across Fr Len May cutting cake sthe country. The celebration continued with a very enjoyable buffet at Maltby Catholic Club.

We all wish Fr May many happy returns and hope that we will be able to celebrate his centenary in 2025!