CAFOD stories and news from the UK

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Here you’ll find CAFOD stories about our work in England and Wales, and how we work with parishes, supporters, fundraisers and schools across the UK. If you’re a journalist then our latest press releases have all our breaking news. 

Celebrate a life and shine a light of hope

17 October 2019

Remembering a loved one through CAFOD’s work is a special way to honour the values they held dear. Here are four ways you can celebrate one life, and help to change thousands more.

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How to become a saint

14 October 2019

Two extraordinary men who inspire the work of CAFOD were proclaimed saints on 14 October 2018 – Saint Pope Paul VI and Saint Oscar Romero. But what does it take to be declared a saint?

Get together, have fun and help hard-to-reach communities on Family Fast Day.

Your fantastic Family Fast Day fundraising

4 October 2019

Every Family Fast Day, you go above and beyond to raise money to help hard-to-reach communities around the world. This year, hundreds of parishes and schools in England and Wales are uniting to share simple meals.

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