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Ian Scott, the new Grand Prior, takes his oath (Photo: Julian Andrews)

Grand Prior of England is installed

Ian Scott of Ardross has been installed as 57th Grand Prior of England of the Order of Malta

Archbishop Longley celebrates Mass at the restored church           (Photo: Con McHugh)

Church is re-opened with Mass

Mother church of Coventry opens after a 15-month refurbishment

Mgr Keith Newton, Archbishop Vincent Nichols, Gerald Soane and Fr Robin Sanders

Archbishop Nichols celebrates Mass at Westminster Cathedral for the St Barnabas Society

Luke Burgess-Moloney dresses up as Harry Potter, headmaster Rob Simmons as a Dickensian toff and Yakira Correia de Sousa Barradas as Little Red Riding Hood

School celebrates great books

St Benedict’s Junior School in Ealing, west London, celebrates Book Week

Anna-Maria receives her award in the House of Commons              (Photo: Gabe Trodd)

Vaughan pupils win awards

Two pupils at Cardinal Vaughan Memorial School collect awards for academic achievement at the House of Commons

The skeleton of one of the Anglo-Saxons discovered during work in the parish of the Immaculate Conception (Photo courtesy of the Church of the Immaculate Conception)

Discovery prompts Requiem Mass

Bishop William Kenney celebrates Mass for Anglo-Saxons whose remains were discovering during the building of a John Paul II Centre

St Benet’s School for Peace in the village of Chamalale near Lubumbashi

Faithful help school in Congo

Parishioners at St Benet’s in Beccles, Suffolk, fund school in the Democratic Republic of Congo

A protester is carried off the site (Chris Radburn/PA Wire)

Anglican and Catholic bishops say ‘confrontation and violence are not the answer’ as riot police move in on Traveller site

St Richard returned to the Church after he was attacked by crows (PA photo)

St Richard Gwyn (October 17) was imprisoned for four years, put in stocks, and disemboweled for his faith

The statue of Our Lady is carried from St Edward’s church in Rusholme (Photo: John Fryer)

More than 1,000 people take part in a Marian procession in Manchester