27th April - Bishop Peter departs for the post-Easter Bishops' Conference, this year being held in Rome.
1st May - Early May Bank Holiday. St Joseph the Worker.
5th May - "The Ark of the Covenant" - a talk on Our Lady by Martyn Furman, organised by the Shrine Guardians of the Miraculous Image of Our Lady of Guadalupe. At St Joseph's, Bedford, 7:30pm. followed by refreshments.
7th May - Vocations Sunday. Fourth Sunday of Easter. Resources here.
26th May - Beginning of the Pentecost Novena initiative
27th May - Now Thank We All Our God. a day for singers and musicians with Martin Foster from the national Liturgy office. At Christ the King, Bedford. All details here.
28th May (Sun.) - Feast of the Ascension. World Communications Day.
29th May - Bank Holiday. Half term begins.
4th June - Pentecost Sunday.
5th June - Back to school
8th June - The General Election.
10th June. The Diocesan Pilgrimage to Walsingham
11th June - Trinity Sunday.