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Faith groups urge UK government to accept child refugees after visit to Calais Jungle

Friday's interfaith delegation

On Friday morning at 5.30am I joined Canon Pat Browne and Alcinda Verissima, from Holy Apostles Catholic Church, Pimlico, and Fr Dominic Robinson from Farm Street Church, Mayfair, six Rabbis, one Anglican Bishop, three Baptist Ministers and one Islamic Chair of a Mosque - 22 of us altogether - on a day trip to 'The Jungle', the temporary refugee city in Calais. Around 10,000 people currently li...

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London: Celebrating Africa evening

There will be an evening of African music, drumming, dancers and food at Holy Apostles Catholic Church, Pimlico in central London, this Saturday, in aid of their sister Parish in Turkana, north west Kenya. During the evening there will also be a raffle with excellent prizes and a charity auction.

The special Guest of Honour on the evening will be His Royal Majesty, Oba Dokun Thompson, th...

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Service celebrates legislation which transformed lives of millions

l-r Alex presenting flowers, Lady Morris, Lord Morris, Canon Pat Browne (pic - Archdiocese Westminster)

The first piece of legislation in the world giving rights to people with disabilities,  was endorsed by the House of Commons on 5 December 1969.  The 40th anniversary of the enactment of the Chronically Sick and Disabled Persons Act was marked by a special service today, at Holy Apostles Catholic Church in Pimlico, Westminster. The Celebrant was Archbishop Vincent Nichols. ...

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