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David with his newly shaven head surrounded by his classmates    (Photo: Simon Carter)

Student honours late father

A teenager has his hair shaven off to raise money for cancer and leukaemia research

Bishop Thomas Burns with the medal-winning parishioners in Presteigne, Powys                       (Photo: Monica Oliver)

Bishop Thomas Burns of Menevia presents St David’s medals at a church in Presteigne, Powys

Jennifer, John Flynn and Rachel Flynn at the Newmarket stables (Photo: John Kenny)

About 20 Norwich Catenians, together with family and friends, learn about the breeding and training of racehorses at Newmarket

John Scanlon with his wife Gail (Photo: Tom Bigwood)

Two new deacons for Clifton

Bishop Declan Lang has ordained two men to the permanent diaconate

School pupils at St Benedict’s perform Skellig (Photo: Marek Nalewajko)

St Benedict’s summer show is a hit

Skellig, the summer production at St Benedict’s School in Ealing, west London, enthralled its audience

Pupil Daniel Bailley with children at Bunda school                    (Photo: Leonie Alldrick)

Students reach out to Malawi

Pupils and staff from Cardinal Wiseman School, Coventry, returned to Britain after a successful mission in Malawi

A Somali refugee girl waits for her turn to collect water at a refugee camp in Kenya (CNS photo/Thomas Mukoya, Reuters)

Benedict XVI tells pilgrims that Jesus was setting an example when he miraculously multiplied loaves and fishes

Archbishop Sambi: helped to organise John Paul II's historic pilgrimage to the Holy Land in 2000 (CNS/Nancy Wiechec)

Archbishop of New York says nuncio had the ‘highest respect and deepest affection’ of nation’s Catholics

Brona McGee and Alexander Stoddart look at the rare work (Photo: Lorraine Valentine)

Papal bust is donated to hospice

Artist Alexander Stoddart donates a rare, hand-coloured plaster bust of Blessed Pope John Paul II to a hospice in Renfrewshire

Schoolchildren sing at Vespers in Westminster Cathedral (Photo: Rachel Obordo)

Children sing at Vespers

Children from five London primary schools sing at Vespers and Benediction in Westminster Cathedral