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The statue of St Columba at Long Tower Primary School (Photo: Rev Roland Colhoun)

Statue of saint is blessed

A new statue of St Columba is blessed in the city of Derry

Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Benedict XVI names 22 new cardinals

Pope gives red hat to Archbishop Timothy Dolan of New York

Bishop Hollis after a Mass marking  22 years as Bishop of Portsmouth (Photo: Barry Hudd)

Bishop thanks his flock

Bishop Crispian Hollis celebrates 22 years as Bishop of Portsmouth at thanksgiving Mass

The choir reaches the semi-finals of the BBC’s Junior School Choir of the year competition       (Photo: Lynn Harrison)

Pupils of St Martin’s Ampleforth School are celebrating reaching the semi-finals of national competition

Members of Mount St Mary’s charity committee Moving Mountains alongside soloists from the Academy Concert, presenting Ted Daly and Russell Kulmer with a cheque for £1,200 for the British Legion (Photo: Natalie Harrison)

A concert at a Jesuit school has raised more than £1,000

Pupils at St Joseph’s College visit Sandyford Fire Station (Photo: Simon Carter)

Pupils learn how to fight fire

Pupils at St Joseph’s College in Trent Vale, Staffordshire, pass a firefighting course

A St Mary’s Catholic High School pupil dresses up as a Rubik’s Cube (Photo: Jackie Ash)

Students impress in fancy dress

Pupils at St Mary’s Catholic High School in Menston, West Yorkshire, dress up as angels, pirates, Gollum from Lord of the Rings and Where’s Wally? characters

A student waves the Mexican flag at yesterday's general audience (CNS)

Benedict XVI will make four-day visit to the country

Martin Sheen says his son Charlie is on a 'different Camino' (Photo: PA)

Martin Sheen says that without his son Charlie the film would not have reached US audiences

John Mitchell with hostel residents past and present (Photo: Martha Clarke)

Charity marks 25th anniversary

Hundreds of supporters attend anniversary Mass in Westminster Cathedral to mark 25 years of the Cardinal Hume Centre