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Downton Abbey creator takes leading role

Scene from Downton Abbey

Oscar-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes has become Vice President of the Catholic Association of Performing Arts. The announcement was made during a special centenary dinner at Alan Hall in Chelsea.

During the evening, Lord Fellowes said that Catholicism would be entering the storyline of his popular ITV series Downton Abbey at some point in the near future. When questioned a...

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Bath: reception celebrates Catholics in performing arts

Frank Finlay - current  CSG member

The annual  Bath Catholic University Chaplaincy summer reception was held at the Mansion House, Prior Park College.  Headmaster, Mr James Murphy O'Connor, nephew to the Cardinal, was present, with the headmaster of Downside, Dom Leo Maidlow-Davis, OSB. Retiring Vice Chancellor, Professor Frank Morgan, was thanked by University chaplain Fr Bill McCloughlin OSM, for his great...

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Cardinal and comedian guests of honour at actors dinner

 Cardinal with Chaplins Fr  Pat Maloney, Fr Chris Vipers, actors Frank Finlay, Richard O' Callaghan (chairman), Michael Slater

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, and comedian Frank Carson,  were guests of honour at the Catholic Association of Performing Arts, (formerly the Catholic Stage Guild) Christmas dinner at Allen Hall on Saturday. Before dinner a special Mass was concelebrated  by the Cardinal with CaAPA's chaplains Fr Chris  Vipers, Mgr Vlad Feltzman, Fr Pat Maloney, and Fr Denis Tuo...

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