Forthcoming Parish Events at Our Lady & St Werburgh & St John The Baptist Parishes

Diary Dates

  • Tuesday 20th November - Journey in Faith 8pm
  • Wednesday 21st November - Baby and Toddler Group 9.30am – 11am
  • Thursday 22nd November - Over 55’s Friendship Club 1pm – 3pm
  • Thursday 22nd November - Parish Committee Meeting 7pm (setting up the hall for the fayre 6pm)
  • Saturday 24th November - Winter Fayre 1pm - 3pm

Church Events

North Staffordshire Vocation Promotions Group – Chalice Programme

During the next two years a specially blessed prayer chalice will travel to each parish within our deanery. We hope this will assist you in your prayers for vocations to the priesthood, diaconate and consecrated life. We will receive the chalice in October 2018 for our two parishes.

Winter Fayre (Saturday 24th November)

From 1pm – 3 pm.

Parish collection dates for Items for the Fayre

  • Sunday 28th October - Toys and Books including soft teddy bears
  • Sunday 4th November - Chocolates and Bottles
  • Sunday 11th November - Toiletries and Christmas decorations including plain baubles
  • Sunday 18th November - Any items from previous weeks
  • Friday 23rd/Saturday 24th November - Cakes

Raffle Tickets for Winter Fayre:

Tickets available after Mass this weekend, please take some to sell to family and friends.


  1. To take photographs at the Winter Fayre. Please contact the parish office if you are able to help.

Carol Singing at the Royal Stoke University Hospital (Monday 17th December 2018)

Meet 5.30 pm to leave at 6.00 pm at the The Prayer Centre, LG2. If you would like to attend please leave your contact details with Sharon Bunting in the parish office.

Other Events

St Thomas Aquinas Study Weekend (From November 30th – December 2nd)

With Father Robert Eccles OP. At St Dominic’s Convent, Station Road, Stone ST15 8EN. For further information or to book a place contact Sister Valery OP at above address or email:

North Staffs Area Pastoral Council

Station Mass (Wednesday 21st November)

Taking place at St Mary, Norton-le-Moors ST6 8LT on Wednesday 21st November at 7.00 pm. Celebrant Father John Laybourn. All welcome.

Archdiocese of Birmingham