Posts by Linette Blackmore

Red Wednesday

On Wednesday 27th November at Bishop Douglass Catholic School we held a Red Wednesday in support of those Christians who are persecuted for their faith around the world. Our pupils and staff wore red and there were special prayers offered throughout the day and in the Chapel we held a service saying the Angelus together.…

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Bart, St Benedicts Therapy Dog

Bart, the St Benedict’s therapy dog St Benedict’s, Ealing, has introduced a therapy dog to the school, to help pupils with exam nerves. Bart, a very friendly 7 year-old Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen, has taken up residence at St Benedict’s School in Ealing, where he is more than happy to meet pupils of all ages…

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Celebration of Service Mass 2019

Celebration of Service Mass 2019 The Diocese of Westminster Education Service held it’s 2019 Celebration of Service Awards on the 11th of July.   Guests met for the 17:30 Mass in Westminster Cathedral where they had the opportunity to bid farewell to Bishop John Wilson. After the Mass, nominees made their way to the Passage…

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Metropolitan Police Inspire Students at Our Lady’s, Hackney

Metropolitan Police Leaders Inspire Students at Our Lady’s, Hackney On International Women’s Day, Friday 8th March, Our Lady’s High School, Hackney welcomed members of the Metropolitan Police Service in the centenary year of women first joining the Met as police officers. The school welcomed female officers in various capacities. Along with Detective Chief Superintendent Sue…

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Former Irish President visits Convent of Jesus and Mary

Former Irish President visits Convent of Jesus and Mary The first woman President of Ireland and former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Mary Robinson visited the Convent of Jesus and Mary in March to talk to pupils about the fight against climate change and its impact on human rights. Mary, who was in London…

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St Augustine’s Farm Shortlisted for Award

St Augustine’s Priory Farm has been shortlisted for two awards in the Schools Farm Network awards. It has been nominated for has been shortlisted for Student Farmer of the Year and School Farm Environmental Impact Award. Many are surprised to find the 13-acre Priory Farm just off the busy and complex Hanger Lane, Ealing. Launching…

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Diocesan Headteachers’ Conference 2019

Booking are open at the following link for our Diocesan Headteachers’ Conference 2019:   https://courses.rcdow.org.uk/event/headteachers-conference-2019/   Registration will open on the day  at 16:00 on Wednesday 6th February. Departures will be following lunch on Friday 8th February. When making your booking please purchase the ticket corresponding to your preferred tour option and programme option. It would be greatly appreciated if you…

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