National Presidents Blog Blog 2 8 January 2020 A message from our National President – Email sent to CWL Australia – Dear Margaret Firstly let me introduce myself – I am the National President of the Catholic Women’s League of England and Wales . Each day we see on the news horrific stories of the devastating […]
The National Pilgrimage to York took place on the feast of St Margaret Citherow 30th August 2019. The mass took place at 2.00 p.m. at St Wilfrid’s Church, York (situated just next to York Minster). The sermon was given by our Spiritual Advisor Bishop Peter Doyle of Northampton Diocese. Over 300 gathered in the church […]
National Executive and Lancaster Branch member Sue Gornall was privileged to receive an invitation to the Buckingham Palace Garden Party. Sue was invited as her son’s guest who was invited in recognition of his time in the Services.
Report sent to CWL CIO from Apostleship of the Sea on their very valuable work. Catholic seafarers are away from the sacraments for up to nine months due to the nature of their work. As ships are often now in port for not much more than 24 hours, getting to Mass or the Sacrament of […]
Services Committee Short Report on resident’s involvement and activities. On Tuesday the 12th of December 2017, three of our residents; Mark Arnold, Colin Withey and Michael Aitcheson were privileged to attend the official premier of the latest Star Wars Movie “The last Jedi” at the Royal Albert Hall in London. The tickets for this movie was […]
Visit York the home of our patron saint Margaret Clitherow. The shrine is situated in The Shambles – well worth a visit if you are in the area. There is a fantastic statue of St Margaret in St Wilfrid’s church and the relic of St Margaret is kept in the Bar Convent. History
Summer Message from National President Catholic Women’s League CIO Charity . Work . Loyalty My Dear Friends I just wanted to drop you a short note ahead of the summer break to thank you all for your efforts and commitment to the Catholic Women’s League this year. Our good works continue to make […]
Celebrations everywhere! Congratulations to Westminster Branch on their 90th Birthday, to Shrewsbury Branch 60th celebrations, Nottingham Branch 60th, Cockfosters Section 60th and Ipswich Section 80th. Buckfast Abbey pilgrimage takes place in May each year. Brentwood Branch wearing their new sashes. Over 3,000 people gathered in Walsingham to celebrate the Diocese of Brentwood centenary. […]