Friday, 1 June 2018


Please remember in your prayers:

Sick and housebound:  Pat Haworth, Joan Anders.

Lately Dead:, Linda Morris  Michael Rothwell, Doreen Smith, Roy Hargreaves, Alexandra Astley

Anniversaries:Gerald Sugden, Gertrude Haworth, Angela Smith, Grace Shorrock


Masses this week:

Monday: No Mass

Tuesday: 1st Holy Communion practice at 6:30pm

Wed: Requiem Mass at 11am for Michael Rothwell

Thurs – Mass at 9.30am

Fri –  Mass at 9:45am with Sacred Heart School

Sat – Exposition of Blessed Sacrament and Confession at 9.30am followed by Mass at 10.30am

Sat – Vigil Mass 6:30 - 1st Holy Communions

Sunday – Mass 10am – 1st Holy Communions


Office hours this week are 9 – 12 Tuesday – Friday


Offertory for last week was £765.90


Our Lady Restoration Fund stands at £309.36. Thank you for your generosity.


The Community Project are having 'A Bit of a Bigger Do' on Saturday 16th June 2018 at Lock Street  Tickets are £5.00 each which includes a potato pie supper. Tickets are on sale at the back of church.


The Ossy Mills Group will meet on Monday 4th June at 11:30am


Wedding Preparation Course. The course comprises 4 sessions to be held in The Parish Centre at 7:30pm on Tuesday Evenings on 18th Sept. 2nd Oct, 16th Oct and the 30th Oct.

All couples need to make an appointment to see Father O'Brien prior to attending the course.


Youth Pilgrimage to Rome Saturday 16th February 2019. We have exciting plans for February 2019 with a Youth Pilgrimage to Rome! The pilgrimage will be led by Bishop John and will run from 16th February until 23rd February. The pilgrimage is available for over 18s. The cost of the pilgrimage is £690 and this includes flights, full board accommodation and insurance. For more information please phone Tracey Ward on 0161 817 2222 or email

Fostering Fortnight There's an increasing and pressing need for foster carers across Greater Manchester and East Lancashire.  Could you give a child a loving home as a Foster Carer?  Our Caritas Fostering Team invites you to find out more.  Contact them at Cathedral Centre, 3 Ford Street, Salford, M3 6DP or or call 0161 817 2280.

Music Ministry Training Day  . A day for Singers, Organists, Musicians and  Musical Directors from around the Diocese.  The day will take place at Cathedral Centre, 3 Ford St. Salford. M3 6DP on Saturday 14th July 2018. 10:30am -  4:30pm. Admission Free. Please bring a packed lunch and register by email:

Loyola 100 Club Numbers 29th May. 1st 98, 2nd 93, 3rd 68 

We received a letter of thanks from Rev. Rob Morland for the hospitality and the generous donation of £433.32 for the SMA