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Ex-Royal Marine amazes pupils with account of WWII

Ex-Royal Marine Thomas Edmondson, a decorated World War II veteran, addressed Year 4 children at Stonyhurst St Mary’s Hall, Lancashire. ‘When we arrived in France soon after D Day, the bombing made the ground shake 
and Caen was flattened,’ he told wide-eyed pupils. The children gained important insights from the encounter

Decorated World War II veteran addresses Year 4 pupils at Stonyhurst St Mary’s Hall, Lancashire

Scottish author inspires young schoolchildren

Nicola Morgan talks to pupils at St Paul’s Catholic school in Greater Manchester

Nicola Morgan, the award-winning Scottish children’s author, visits St Paul’s Catholic High School in Wythenshawe, Greater Manchester

Convent welcomes novices

Sister Priscilla and Sister Marisa recently joined the novitiate at Nazareth House

Two novices join Nazareth House in Hammersmith after completing their time as postulants

Service marks 40 years since Disabled Persons Act

Archbishop Vincent Nichols with Lord and Lady Morris and, left, Tom Clarke MP at Holy Apostles Church, 
Pimlico, London on November 26, to mark the 40th anniversary of the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act

Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster celebrates 40th anniversary of Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act

Catholic pupils celebrate artistic achievements

Fr Robert Murphy, parish priest of St Thomas of Canterbury, with some pupils of the parish primary school

Pupils at St Thomas of Canterbury primary school celebrate week of art

Ann Widdecombe among guests at Right to Life gala dinner

Some of the 120 diners at the Right to Life dinner at the Royal Overseas League, from left: Baroness Masham, Charles Tannock MEP, Anglican Bishop John Broadhurst of 
Fulham and Ann Widdecombe. The evening was a great success and in his speech Jim Dobbin MP praised the ‘secret army’ of campaigners for advocating the culture of life

Right to Life dinner enjoyed by 120 pro-lifer supporters at the Royal Overseas League

Terrorism expert addresses Catholic sixth formers

Detective Chief Superintendent Tony Porter, head of North West Counter Terrorism Unit, with Megan Tollitt, head girl at St Bede’s Catholic College

Tony Porter, Catholic head of the North West Counter Terrorism Unit, gives talk at St Bede’s College

Boy spends year with Mustard Seed

Matt Scott pictured with a boy from the Mustard Seed community

Sports coach from Bournemouth spends gap year helping abandoned children with HIV/Aids in Jamaica

Stonyhurst old boy enjoys success as rugby back

Joe Ansbro, who attended Stonyhurst in Lancashire, has made his debut playing rugby for Scotland

Former pupil at Stonyhurst College in Lancashire makes Scotland debut against South Africa

Pupils return from trip to war-torn Sierra Leone

Pupils from St Ambrose College in Cheshire visit Sierra Leone, the west African state that has suffered civil strife

Sixth formers at St Ambrose College have ‘life-changing experience’ on trip to Sierra Leone