9th December. Feast of the Immaculate Conception. Patronal feast of the Diocese (marked at trhe Cathedral on 7th Dec,)
20th December. End of term for our schools
24th December (Tuesday) Christmas Eve.
25th December. Christmas Day. Feast of the Nativity. Holy Day of Obligation.
26th December. Feast of St Stephen. Bank Holiday
28th December (Saturday). Feast of the Holy Innocents.
29th December (Sunday) Feast of the Holy Family.
1st January 2014 (Wednesday) Feast of Mary, Mother of God. World Day of Prayer for Peace. Bank Holiday.
2nd-8th January. Bishop Peter away.
6th January (Monday) Back to school for Bucks. 7th January for Bedfordshire, 8th January for Northants.
6th January - The BIBLE TIMELINE Scripture Course will take place in the Northampton North & East Pastoral Area at the Parish Hall (Institute) at Great Billing on Monday afternoons (1pm-3pm) starting this day. Elizabeth Duggan, who has experience of running this course in London, and has very generously agreed to facilitate the 24 session course. Anyone who would like to join from further afield is welcome to attend also. Sessions will take place on Monday afternoons but not during school holidays or Bank holidays. Although the registration session has taken place they can accept some last minute takers. For more information please call Catherine Mulligan (01604 643221).