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Hatherop and Fairford Catholic Mission

From Hatherop to Fairford – The Catholic Mission 1780-1867 by Richard Barton and Brian Torode  When I took up my duties as the new pastor in the various parishes in … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dominic Barberi in Nailsworth

Nailsworth’s Italian Missionary – Blessed Dominic of the Mother of God by Brian Torode and Richard Barton in 1987 Tucked between the hamlets of Forest Green and Windsoredge and the … Continue reading

May 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dominic Barberi Podcast

Podcast by Richard Barton in the Holy Footsteps series Photograph taken on the day of the podcast at the George at Frocester     See ‘Passionists in the Cotswolds – … Continue reading

April 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Catholic Cricklade

The Catholic Community in Cricklade by Richard Barton Before the last war, there were only a few Catholic residents in Cricklade. However, Miss Cecilia Willant, in her notes on the … Continue reading

April 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Thomas’s Catholic Church, Horcott, Fairford

Guide to the Catholic Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Horcott, Fairford by Richard Barton 2003 Please click here to view a .pdf copy of this guide (Adobe Reader required).   … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Pugin and Bucknall at Fairford?

I. ST THOMAS OF CANTERBURY, HORCOTT – A PUGIN CHURCH? II. HORCOTT PRESBYTERY – BUCKNALL’S FORGOTTEN HOUSE by Richard Barton (2004)   I. ST THOMAS OF CANTERBURY, HORCOTT – A … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Fairford Plate

Roman Catholic Church of St Thomas of Canterbury, Horcott, Fairford When I was first appointed as Parish Priest of Fairford with Cricklade in 1998 I was eager to examine the … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · 2 Comments

Iles Family of Kempsford

Even the most cursory glance of a visitor to the Churchyard of the Catholic Church of St Thomas of Canterbury would reveal the long association between the Iles Family and … Continue reading

April 8, 2016 · 1 Comment