Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Mon: London Bishops’ Christmas Dinner, Apostolic Nunciature, 54 Parkside, Wimbledon, London, SW19 5NE, 7.00pm. Tue: London Church Leaders’ Breakfast Meeting, The Old Deanery, Dean’s Court, EC4V 5AA, 8.30am – 10.00am. Governance Meeting, Allen Hall Seminary, Beaufort Street, London, SW3 5AA, 4.00pm. Wed: Meeting with Bishops’ Conference Staff, London, SW1P 1QJ, 10.00am. Catholic Children’s Society Nativity Service, Westminster Cathedral, Victoria, 2.00pm. Santa Marta Board Meeting, Archbishop’s House, Ambrosden Avenue, London, SW1P 1QJ, 4.00pm – 6.00pm. CBCEW Christmas Reception, Archbishop’s House, Ambrosden Avenue, London, SW1P 1QJ, 6.30pm – 8.00pm. Thu: Meetings in Archbishop’s House, Archbishop’s House, Ambrosden Avenue, London, SW1P 1QJ, 9.00am – 5.30pm. Annual General Meeting, Cardinal Hume Centre, 6.00pm. Fri: Archbishop’s Council Meeting, SW1P 1QJ, 9.30am. Trustees Meeting, Archbishop’s House, Ambrosden Avenue, London, SW1P 1QJ, 11.15am.

Archbishop Longley (Birmingham) Sun: Mass, Christ the King, Woodcote, 11.30am. Visitation, St Mary’s College, Oscott. Mon: Visitation, St Mary’s College, Oscott. Tue: Oriental Orthodox-Catholic Meeting, London, 11.00am. Choral Evensong, Anglican Centre in Rome UK, London, 5.00pm. Wed: Council of Priests, St Mary’s College, Oscott, 10.30am. Thu: Chapter Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham, 12.15pm. Mass, Birmingham Oratory, 7.00pm. Fri: Archbishop’s Council Meeting, Archbishop’s House, Birmingham, 9.30am. Advent Carol Service, Warwick University Chaplaincy, 5.15pm. Sat: Parish Visitation, St Joseph and Helen, Kings Norton and St Paul’s, Kings Norton.

Archbishop McMahon (Liverpool) Sun: Visitation Mass – St Mary and St John, Newton-le-Willows, 9.00am. Visitation Mass – St Patrick, Newton-le-Willows, 10.00am. Visitation Mass – St David, Newton-le-Willows, 11.00am. Tue: Bishops Day of Recollection, Leeds. Wed: Schools Advent Service, Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool, 2.00pm. Thu: Mayor’s Briefing, Liverpool Anglican Cathedral, 3.30pm. Mass of Thanksgiving on the 50th Anniversary of Holy Name Church, Fazakerley. Fri: Advent Retreat Day for retired clergy, All Saints, Anfield, 10.00am.

Archbishop Smith (Southwark) Tue: London Church Leaders meeting, The Old Deanery EC4, 8.30am. Meeting, Archbishop’s House, 4.00pm. Thu: Archbishop’s Council, 2.00pm. Diocesan Agencies Reception, 6.30pm.

Bishop Arnold (Salford) Sun: Attends an event to close the ‘weeks of guided prayer’ initiative, Cathedral Centre, 1.00pm. Mon: Private engagements. Attends Oxford Newman Trust meeting, Oriel College, 5.00pm. Tue: Private meetings, Wardley Hall. Delivers the Maurice Brunner Lecture, The Jewish Museum, Manchester, 7.30pm. Wed: Attends CAFOD Trustees meeting, Romero House, 10.00am. Thu: Celebration of Mass, Cathedral Church of St John, 7.30pm. Fri: Attends a meeting at Whalley Abbey, 11.00am. HCPT Carol Service, Cathedral Church of St John, 7.30pm.

Bishop Byrne (Birmingham) Sun: Parish Visitation & Confirmations, Our Lady of Lourdes, Yardley Wood. Mon: Eucharistic Congress Meeting, Archbishop’s House, Birmingham, 11.00am. Inaugural Lecture, Professor Judith Champ, Oscott College, Birmingham, 6.00pm. Tue: Advent Service, Father Hudson’s Society, Coleshill, 11.30am. Confirmations, St Ambrose, Kidderminster, 7.00pm. Wed: Council of Priests, St Mary’s College, Oscott, Birmingham, 10.30am. Thu: Chapter Meeting, Archbishop’s House, Birmingham, 10.00am. Chapter Mass for the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, St Chad’s Cathedral, 12.15pm. Fri: Archbishop’s Council Meeting, Cathedral House, Birmingham, 9.30am. Confirmations, Sacred Heart, Droitwich, 7.00pm. Sat: Parish Visitation & Confirmations, Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Rednal.

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