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St Sigebert: East Anglia’s first martyr king

29 October is the Feast of St Sigebert, a lesser known seventh-century East Anglian  saint who was the founder of the church in East Anglia. Sigeberht was probably the first … Continue reading

October 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

‘Roman Catholic Chapels of Norwich’ at the Norwich Historic Churches Trust Conference

The second annual conference of the Norwich Historic Churches Trust took place yesterday, on Saturday 24 October at the King’s Centre, opposite St Peter Parmentergate. Unfortunately I missed the first … Continue reading

October 25, 2015 · 1 Comment

Lecture at Bury St Edmunds Record Office

Yesterday morning I delivered a lecture at the Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds branch entitled ‘Catholics in Bury St Edmunds, 1660-1789’. It was an appropriate location, as much of … Continue reading

October 4, 2015 · 2 Comments