Week of Action: Leighton Buzzard gets going on the 8 July

There will be a canal walk, starting  at 10.15am from the canal by Tesco, Vimy Rd, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1ER.  The walk will last for about 3.5hrs with stops for breaks, reflection and packed lunch.  For those wanting a shorter walk, there is the optiAndrew Selouson of walking along the buggy friendly tow path for about 1 hour.

We are delighted that Andrew Selous (MP – SW Beds.) will be joining in the first section of the walk.

For more information please call Nicky or Tess on 01525 851038

Hear from Columban Missionary about Peru

FrHughesAs part of our CAFOD Campaigns Day, we are delighted to invite you to this unique event on where we will hear from Fr Peter Hughes, an Irish Columban priest from County Mayo who has spent most of his life as a missionary based in Lima, Peru.  As well as his work in some of the most desperately impoverished communities in Lima, Peter is an advisor to the Instituto Bartolome de las Casas and CELAM, the collegial council of Latin American bishops designed to promote pastoral leadership, initiatives and inspiration for the 22 bishops conferences of Latin America and the Caribbean.

We will also receive an update on our latest campaign action Power To Be.

Date :  Wednesday 12 July

Time :   7pm for 7:30pm – 8:30pm.

Venue :   Holy Ghost parish centre (the lounge room), 33 Westbourne Road, Beech Hill, LUTON LU4 8JD

 

All welcome.  To confirm your place, please get in touch dpurfield@cafod.org.uk or 01844 274 723.