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Diary of Events

What’s on over winter and spring?

January 8

Education Team Meeting. Curial Offices, Birkenhead, 10.30am – 2.30pm

January 15

DAPH Meeting. Rowton Hall, 1pm – 3.30pm

Working in a Catholic School. Ellesmere Port Catholic High School 6pm – 7.30pm

January 17

Induction for New Governors – Spring Term. St Mary of the Angels Primary School, Ellesmere Port; Harrytown Catholic High School, Stockport; Cardinal Newman Catholic High School, Warrington; St Patrick’s Primary School, Wellington, 6.00pm – 7.30pm

January 18-25

Christian Unity Week

January 18

CAFOD quiz night at Our Lady’s Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 7.30pm. All money raised will go to the Cafod project in Ethiopia

January 19

CCRS – Specialist Modules, Day 1 of 2. Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 10am – 3.30pm

Bishop Robert Baron: Presentation of Adoremus talk on The Mass. Shrewsbury Cathedral Parish Room, 10:30pm -12:30pm

January 20

Christian Unity Service. Venue (tbc), 3pm – 4.30pm

Pax Christi Peace Sunday

January 21

Secondary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum. St Nicholas High School, Northwich

Catholic Life, 10am – 12.30pm

Data Tracking, 2pm – 4.30pm

January 22

NQT/RQT Induction, Primary Schools – Spring Term. Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 9.30am – 3.30pm

January 23

New Headteachers’ Induction – Day 3. Blessed John Henry Newman Parish Centre, Warrington, 9.30am – 3.30pm

COAST (Chaplains Of All Schools Together) – Spring Term. St John Plessington Catholic College, Bebington, Wirral, 9.30am – 3.30pm

January 26

Day for Catechists

January 28

Secondary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum. Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare. Ellesmere Port Catholic High School, 10am – 12.30pm

January 29

Primary Curriculum Working Party. Blessed John Henry Newman Parish Centre, Warrington, 9.30am – 3pm

January 31

Briefing for Headteachers and Senior Staff. Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 2.30pm – 4pm

Cheshire Church Leaders, Church House, Daresbury, 10am

February 2

Liturgy Commission meeting. St Joseph’s, Birkenhead, 10.30am – 12 noon

February 4

Secondary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum:

Pupil Premium, Harrytown Catholic High School,10am – 12.30pm

Teaching & Learning, All Saints Catholic College, 2pm – 4.30pm

Briefing for Headteachers and Senior Staff. St Peter’s Parish Centre, Hazel Grove, 2.30pm – 4pm

February 5

Education Team Meeting. Curial Offices, Birkenhead, 10.30am – 2.30pm

Governors’ Briefings – Spring Term. St Thomas More Catholic High School, Crewe; St James’ Catholic High School, Cheadle Hulme, 6pm – 7.30pm

February 6

Foundations in Faith Day 3, Sessions 5 and 6. Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 9.30am – 3.00pm

Governors’ Briefings – Spring Term. Loreto Grammar School, Altrincham; Ellesmere Port Catholic High School, 6pm – 7.30pm

February 7

Governors’ Briefing – Spring Term. Holy Trinity Academy, Telford, 6pm – 7.30pm

February 9

CCRS – Specialist Modules, Day 2 of 2. Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 10am – 3.30pm

Diocesan Annual Mass for Marriage. St Columba’s, Chester, 12noon

February 11-15

Deanery Conferences

February 15-17

Youth 2000 Retreat. Leeds

CAFOD quiz night at Our Lady’s Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 7.30pm. All money raised will go to the Cafod project in Ethiopia

February 18

Darwin Week Cathedral Lecture. Christian Faith and Science. Shrewsbury Cathedral, 7pm – 8.30pm

February 23

RCIA Retreat Day. St Joseph’s, Birkenhead, 10.30am – 4pm

February 27

RE Co-ordinator Hub – Cheshire East. St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Winsford, 10am – 3.30pm

March 2

Flame 2019. Wembley Arena

March 5

Day of Diocesan Clergy Recollection (tbc)

Education Team Meeting. Curial Offices, Birkenhead 10.30am – 2.30pm

March 6-8

DAPH Conference. Park Royal Hotel, Warrington

March 7

DAPH Conference Mass. Park Royal Hotel, Warrington, 3.45pm

March 10

RCIA – Rite of Election. Shrewsbury Cathedral, 3pm

March 11

SHORE (Secondary Heads of RE) Meeting – Spring Term. Mercure Chester Abbots Well Hotel, Chester, 9.30am – 3.30pm

RE Co-ordinator Hub – Wirral. St Paul’s Catholic Primary School, Beechwood, 10am – 3.30pm

March 12

Council of Priests, Shrewsbury Cathedral, 11.30am

CAFOD quiz night at Our Lady’s Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 7.30pm. All money raised will go to the Cafod project in Ethiopia

March 13

Adult Formation – New Evangelisation Spring Talks 1 of 4 North. Venue (tbc)

Primary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum. Holy Spirit Community Room, Leasowe, Wirral, 2pm – 4pm

March 15

St Patrick’s School 60th Anniversary Celebration, Wellington, 10am – 11.30am

Schools Commission Meeting. Curial Offices, Birkenhead, 10.30am – 12pm

Primary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum. St Paul’s Catholic High School, Wythenshawe, 2pm – 4pm

March 16

Adult Formation – (NE) Spring Talks 1 of 4 South. Venue (tbc)

Day of Formation for Deacons. Shrewsbury Cathedral Parish Rooms, 10am – 4pm

March 19

RE Co-ordinator Hub – Stockport and Tameside. St Peter’s Catholic Church, Hazel Grove, Stockport, 10am – 3.30pm

March 20

Adult Formation – New Evangelisation Spring Talks 2 of 4 North. Venue (tbc)

Foundations in Faith Day 4, Sessions 7 and 8. Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish Centre, Ellesmere Port, 9.30am – 3.00pm

Primary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum. St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School, Runcorn, 2pm – 4pm

March 21

Primary Deputy and Assistant Headteacher Forum. St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School, Knutsford, 2pm – 4pm

March 25

Final Profession. Carmel, 11am

Primary S48 Pre-Inspection Briefing. St Mary of the Angels Catholic Primary School, Ellesmere Port, 10am – 12 noon

March 27

Adult Formation – New Evangelisation Spring Talks 3 of 4 North. Venue (tbc)

RE Co-ordinator Hub – Manchester and Trafford. Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School, Wythenshawe, 10am – 3.30pm

March 28

RE Co-ordinator Hub – Cheshire West. St Mary of the Angels Catholic Primary School, Ellesmere Port, 10am – 3.30pm

March 30

Adult Formation – New Evangelisation Spring Talks 3 of 4 South. Venue (tbc)