Emigrating to the land of the Long White Cloud has been a protracted affair for Rev Deacon Richard Booker and his wife Margaret.  Now though their wait of several years to e[...]
A drive to fund an African aid mission by Derbyshire’s Mount St Mary’s College has got off to a good start with news of a £1,500 grant. The British Council has chosen the Spinkhill[...]
In the exhortation Evangelii Gaudium Pope Francis asks us to consider deeply what is meant by evangelisation and how the joy of the Gospel can be transmitted to today’s world, not [...]
For some time now there has been a Mass celebrated in Spanish on the first Saturday of every month in the Cathedral Church of St Marie.  On 14 December there was a special celebrat[...]
African drums, busking and sponge throwing sessions were just some of the activities that took place at Spinkhill’s Mount St Mary’s College to raise funds for Chesterfield’s Ashgat[...]
Congratulations to Ivan and Colleen De Couto who celebrated their Diamond Wedding Anniversary on 27 December.  Celebrations began with a Mass at St Catherine’s, Sheffield, pr[...]
Retired headteacher, Mr Patrick Laing was received into the full Communion of the Catholic Church by Fr John Cooke at St Alban’s, Denaby Main on the fourth Sunday of Advent, 22 Dec[...]
Plans to restore the derelict gazebo at historic Barlborough Hall School have been given the go ahead to begin next year – 75 years after the hall first became home to the Barlboro[...]