Council 127 Birmingham

Columbia Trophy 2013 Next year will be 25th Year since the Columba Trophy start everyone is welcomes to celebrity it Thursday 4th July 2013. The dinner after the award is at Copthorne Hotel.

24th and 25th – Our Lady of the Wayside recruitment drive for Solihull council.

Mass times; Saturday 24th - 6pm (at St Aidan’s). Sunday 25th – 9am, 11am and 5.15pm (at Our Lady of the Wayside).

24th – St Brigid’s parking for the parish bazaar from 10am for 2 hours.


There is also a civic mass at St Chad’s on 24th November, more information at the council meeting.


An initiation/elevation ceremony has been arranged at St Chad’s for the 4.30pm mass on 1st December for all the councils in the province.


The JPII awards set up is still on going. Canon Grady has agreed we can use the club at Our Lady of Lourdes in February for our race night fundraiser; we just need to agree a date. Our St Mary’s/Homes for Hero’s dance night there raised £1500 so I am hoping we will do well.


The Christmas meal is all set up for 12th December at the Eaton Hotel on the Hagley Road. Please let Brother Denis know if you are attending. Tickets are £25 and the deposit for a ticket is £5.