The Roman Catholic Parish of

Our Lady Queen of Apostles (Cheddar)


Downside Day of Recollection on Thursday 21st November from 10.00am-2.30pm. Led by Dom Boniface Hill, OSB of Downside Abbey. For more information contact Margaret Goldschmidt on 01963 370688.

Launch of the Diocesan Year of Communion with Vespers on Friday 22nd November at 7.00pm in our Cathedral. Bishop Declan invites our diocesan community to join him at a celebration of Evening Prayer during which he will present to each parish, community and school the resources for the Year of Communion starting Sunday 1st December.

To celebrate National Youth Sunday (NYS) 2019 in the Clifton Diocese, we are holding our annual Diocesan Youth Gathering on Saturday 23rd November at St Bede’s Catholic College, Long Cross, Lawrence Weston, Bristol. The day will begin at 11am and finish at 4pm. This event is for young people of Secondary School age and above. To book your place click on the NYS logo on the diocesan website.

Clifton Diocese are looking for a Full-time (35 hours per week) Safeguarding Co-ordinator. Please contact Lyn Murray, Chief Operating Officer, Clifton Diocese on 0117 902 5598. For the job description, personal specification and application form please visit the diocesan website. Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 4th December.

The Diocese is registering all its churches and schools with the Giving Machine, which is a registered UK charity helping other registered charities to get donations from people when they shop online with major retailers, including Amazon, John Lewis, Boots, M&S, W. H. Smith, Sainsbury's, Halfords, Argos, Trainline, Expedia and many more. The donation is taken from the cost of the item – it is not added on. Please find more information on their website.