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Parish Groups


55+ Club

A social club with over 80 members. Meets every Thursday, outings and speakers are arranged. Please see Newsletter for latest events. New members and visitors are always welcome.

Bereavement Support - Tel: 01242 523737

Parishioners are available to offer friendly support and a listening ear following bereavement

CAFOD - Tel: 01242 519810

Our Parish supports third world projects under the banner of CAFOD through prayer and fundraising.

Celebrating The Liturgy - Tel: 01242 523737

Parishioners are involved in helping to celebrate the Liturgy in various ways - Eucharistic Ministers, Musicians, Readers, Servers, Stewards. Holy Communion can be taken to the sick and housebound. For further information contact the Parish Office.

Childrens Liturgy Group - Tel: 01242 511371 (Stella Kinmond)

A liturgy suitable for younger children usually takes place during the 9.30am Sunday Mass.

Church Flowers - Tel: 01242 523737

A Team regularly meet to decorate our beautiful church with flowers and foliage. Please contact the Parish Office if you would like to help.

Marian Society - Tel: 01242 572163

Based at Holy Name Hall, this group is involved in running the Hall, fund-raising and social activities.

Music Group - Tel: 01242 523929

A group of musicians/singers provides music for the 09.30 Sunday Family Mass fortnightly. Please visit their website St Gregory's Music Group

Newman Association - Tel: 01242 576730 (Tony)

Meet monthly from September to May. Details published in Church porch. New members welcome

Parish Library - Tel: 01242 517614

The Library is a collection of religious books. Open for borrowing, study or casual browsing in the Old Prioy on Friday mornings 10.00 -12.00

Proteen Youth Group - Tel: 01242 523737

A group for young Catholics 14-18 years of age. Come and socialise, pray and discuss the catholic Faith. Meets after Mass on varying Sunday evenings. Check the newsletter for more details.

RCIA Journey in Faith - Tel: 01242 523737

Every Thursday 7.00 - 9pm in the Presbytery, everyone welcome.

The RCIA Programme for 2015 starts on Thursday, 22nd January.

 

Society of St. Vincent De Paul - Tel: 01242 523737

A charity founded in the last century to help the poor, the sick and needy. Members undertake hospital & home visits to those in need, help, guidance, physical and financial assistance. Contact the Presbytery for information.

The Catenians

The Catenian Association is a national lay organisation which is open to Catholic men over the age of 21. It is a social organisation which aims to strengthen family life through friendship and faith. Tel: 01242 238222

The Parish And The Sacraments - Tel: 01242 523737

The Parish prepares candidates for Reception into the Church, Baptism, Reconciliation, Holy Communion, Confirmation and Marriage. For more information contact the Parish Office on the above number.

Young Catholics Adults Group

Meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month. (2nd Tues: Catechesis; 4th Tues: socialising) http://www.cheltenhamcatholicadults.blogspot.com Tel: Margaret - 07515 805015. Damien - 07908 105787

Youth Junior Group - Tel: 01242 525592

This youth group provides an opportunity for 10 - 13 year olds to meet and develop in a friendly, Christian atmosphere each Sunday during Autumn and Spring term time from 17.00 to 19.00. There are alternative activities during the Summer term. The group meets at The Old Priory. Please contact the above number for further information.

Schools

The Catholic School of St Gregory the Great
St James Square, Cheltenham, GL50 3QG
Telephone: (01242) 513659
Fax: (01242) 237870
Website: www.st-gregorygreat.gloucs.sch.uk
Headteacher: Mrs Charlotte Blanch

St Thomas More Catholic Primary School
Lewis Road, Hesters Way, Cheltenham, GL51 0HZ
Telephone: (01242) 513339
Headteacher: Mrs Nicola Tippen


All Saints’ Academy
Blaisdon Way, Cheltenham, GL51 0WH
Telephone: (01242) 702220
Principal:  Mr Dermot McNiffe
 

St Edward's School
Cirencester Road, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, GL53 8EY
Telephone: (01242) 538600
Fax: (01242) 538610
Headteacher: Mrs Patricia Clayfield


St Edward's Preparatory School
London Road, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, GL52 6NR
Telephone: (01242) 538900
Headteacher: Mr Stephen J McKernan