Holy Rood May Procession 1 sThe May Procession at Holy Rood Church is always a very special and joyful occasion.  This year, at least fifty children from the parish school took part carrying flowers behind the statue of Our Lady ,which was processed from the church hall into church, as the Lourdes hymn was being sung.

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Children preparing for their First Holy Communion presented specially prepared lilies during the Offertory of the Mass and these were placed around the statue of Our Lady of Lourdes.

Holy Rood May Procession 4 s