14 May 2008



Mourners linger on Sunday after a memorial mass at Our Lady of Lourdes, in Lee, south-east London, for Jimmy Mizen, who was 16 and had been an altar boy at the church. He was murdered with a broken bottle at a bakery on Saturday morning, after refusing to be provoked into a fight

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16-18 February 2018
Church Times Festival of Faith & Literature

Our literary festival with a theological slant in Bloxham, Oxfordshire. Speakers include Francis Spufford, Ruth Valerio, Eve Poole, Mark Oakley, James Runcie and many others. Find out more

5-6 May 2018
Church Times Festival of Poetry
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