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Chipping Sodbury - St Lawrence

One of the older missions in the diocese, this modest church was improvised in 1838 from a former outbuilding to a seventeenth-century inn (which is now the presbytery). The exterior of the church is vernacular in character, while the interior largely retains its mid-nineteenth-century ecclesiastical character.

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Fr Paul Douthwaite - BW -180 - 180

Fr Paul Douthwaite - BW -180 - 180

22/11/2017 11:00 am

New National Catholic Chaplain for Prisons appointed

At their Plenary Assembly at Hinsley Hall last week (13-16 November 2017), the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales appointed Fr Paul Douthwaite as National Catholic Chaplain for Prisons, in succession to Monsignor Roger Reader who will leave the post at the end of the year.

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