Beirut explosion is a ‘tragedy of immense proportions’ – Cardinal Vincent Nichols

Cardinal Vincent Nichols said he was "praying earnestly" for everyone affected by the huge blast that ripped through Beirut's port(Photo: Sky News)The head of the Catholic Church in England and Wales, Cardinal Vincent Nichols, has spoken of his "horror" over the huge industrial explosion in Beirut that killed at least 135 people and injured 5,000... Read more

Cardinal Vincent Nichols says it’s time for churches to re-open

Vincent Nichols said it was time for the phased re-opening of church buildingsReutersThe head of the Catholic Church in England and Wales has questioned why car showrooms and outdoor markets are allowed to re-open to the public but not church buildings.With many restrictions easing and non-essential shops opening again in a couple of weeks, Cardinal Vincent... Read more