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The Ripon canteen or ‘hut’ for service personnel, known as the English mother hut

Catholic women back heroes

Catholic Women’s League of England and Wales raise £81,000 for the charity Help for Heroes

Sister Virginia Muller, treasurer for the Atlantic-Midwest province of the School Sisters of Notre Dame, displays a photocopy of a T206 Honus Wagner baseball card (Photo: CNS)

Card of baseball star Honus Wagner, the ‘Flying Dutchman’, was bequeathed to the School Sisters of Notre Dame in Baltimore

A statue of Christ seen outside Cuba's new San Carlos and San Ambrosio Seminary (CNS photo/Desmond Boylan, Reuters)

Last Havana seminary was taken over by the government in the early days of the country’s Communist regime

In a light shower, members of the Catholic Police Guild carry the statue of Our Lady on a bier past Harrods and later, below, Dom Cuthbert Brogan gave Benediction

Crusade carries faith into public square

Rosary Crusade of Reparation led by Abbot of Farnborough, Dom Cuthbert Brogan OSB

The Makeni Warriors, a combined schools rugby team, beat the Swaziland Jackals

Makeni Warriors rejoice

Catholics students from Merseyside, Sierra Leone, Botswana and Swaziland played at a rugby festival on the Wirral

Year 7 pupils from New Hall School in Essex with some of the books they are reading

Pupils at New Hall School in Chelmsford, Essex, pick books from a list of exciting titles

Walkers celebrate on the steps of Westminster Cathedral with Mgr Séamus O’Boyle

Youngsters focus on poverty

Walk a Mile pilgrimage march in London interrupted by bomb scare

Author Saviour Pirotta signs books in the school library at St Benedict’s

Books galore in Ealing

Poets and authors visit St Benedict’s School in Ealing, west London, to celebrate Book Week

Dr Alveda King, niece of the Rev Martin Luther King Jr, narrates the 
documentary Blood Money. She is pictured in Amarillo, Texas, in 2006

Alveda King narrates abortion film

Documentary about abortion industry in the US is premiered in Notting Hill, west London

Graham Gooch, left, is pictured with Rebecca Dell, Eleanor Thomas, Tamsin Blorr and Emily Bloor, and, front from left, Craig and Marcus Smith, Chris Yates, William Roberts. Roisin Maguire, headmistress, is far right

Cricket star Graham Gooch inspires students at St Joseph’s College, Stock-on-Trent