In late April 2020, we announced the success of our application to the National Lottery Heritage Fund – to save, celebrate and share our unique Victorian heritage. Please see our full press release here: https://www.theorganproject.org/nlhf-delivery-award We are looking forward to progressing our Capital Works Programme later this year, and as such, NOTICE IS GIVEN that…

WORSHIPPERS across the diocese are being invited to give chocolate eggs to help needy families celebrate Easter.

November 2018 Saint Wilfrid’s News Last month we mentioned the upcoming congregational meeting to share the thinking of the DCC as we consider the future of Saint Wilfrid’s. It was a good meeting with some discussion around the various ideas. We thought we would share the thinking with you – and if you have any…

November 2018 Saint Faith’s News It’s nearly November and there is so much to look forward to and celebrate! If you have recently passed Landport Community Centre, you may just have noticed a bright yellow box! Yes, the much planned defibrillator, Saint Faith’s gift to the local community, has arrived and is in situ! We…

November 2018 Saint Mary’s News October was a month which began and ended with Saint Mary’s hosting national events. All those who attended both of them spoke of the beauty of the building and the space we have to use – and the hospitality and generous welcome they received from all they met here. At…

November 2018 Father Bob writes As we approach the 11th day of the 11th month this year we will have many opportunities to pause, reflect and remember the centenary of the Armistice at the end of the First World War. I am sure there will be many documentaries and articles which put the event in…

The on-going conversations are continuing at Saint Wilfrid’s as we continue to seek to discern the guidance of the Holy Spirit as to the best way forward. A small group of Church members have volunteered to meet with Father Bob to explore some possible changes we can make that would help us to engage with…

September is the start of a new term for schools and for us here in the parish. A time that we have planned for, so that we can make a ‘good start’. If you read through the magazine you will read of all the things the parish are planning to do – from coffee mornings,…

The last few weeks have been days of celebration at Saint Mary’s and it has been good to see the Churchyard beginning to be more widely used by the local community. This is being done in partnership with Fratton Big Local – and following the opening of the playspace at the Rec, it is now…

After spending the whole summer seeing signs in shops for ‘Back to School’ – which always seemed an age away – suddenly the reality has come and term starts again. After the time of relaxing and changes of routine, there is a sense of a new beginning and a fresh start. The weather certainly seems…

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