Welcome

We are a Catholic church community in the heart of Bushey. Whether you are working, studying or living in Bushey we look forward to welcoming you in person to Sacred Heart and St John the Evangelist RC Church.

Our postal address is Presbytery, London Road, Bushey, Watford, Herts WD23 1BA. We are a ten minute walk up Chalk Hill from Oxhey mainline station.

You can contact us by phone on 020 8950 2077.

Our email address is busheyandoxhey@rcdow.org.uk.

Parish Centre / Hall Hire  Contact Number – People wanting to book the Parish Centre should phone 07925 979414 . The Parish Centre Number is available Monday to Friday & has an answerphone. For further details see the Parish Centre Tab on the left hand Menu.

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RCIA LEARNING ABOUT CATHOLICISM If you would like to learn more about what it means to be a Catholic, or if you are already a baptised Catholic but have been away from the Church for a while, please speak to Fr Jim after Mass or contact the Parish Office on 020 8950 2077.

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DIAMOND JUBILEE – This year the Parish Celebrates 60 years since the Sacred Heart Church was built in 1959. The foundation Stone was laid 2nd May 1959.

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Brexit & EU Citizens

As Brexit is expected on 31st Oct – Please find the information on the EU Settlement scheme at https://www.gov.uk/settled-status-eu-citizens-families as our Bishops want to ensure that all EU citizens are aware that they need to apply.

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P/Time CLEANER REQUIRED  – The Parish is looking to employ a part time cleaner for 6 hours a week (flexible hours) to clean the Presbytery and communal areas. The rate is £10 per hour plus benefits. The job advert with full job description will be available shortly through the Diocese of Westminster website
www.rcdow.org.uk   where you will have to apply directly to the Diocese. If you have any questions, please speak to Fr Jim or contact the Parish office. 

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BAPTISM COURSE The next Baptism Course will be held on Tuesday 29th October in the Sacristy at 8pm. Please contact Barbara at barb.n.colgan@gmail.com for more information.

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SR MARIE – HENRY TALKS. “The Church Coming of Age in Spite of Persecutions and Setbacks” will be held on Wednesday mornings at 10am in the Sacristy for 5 weeks starting 30th October, all are welcome.

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FIREWORKS –  Sacred Heart School will be holding their annual fireworks event on Saturday 9th November. Gates open at 6:30pm and there will be food, hot drinks and a bar available. Tickets can be purchased on the gate at £5 per adult and £3.50 per child

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SAVE THE DATE: FAMILY CHRISTMAS CAROL CONCERT The Church is hosting a family Christmas Carol Concert on Sunday 8th December at 3.30pm. There will be light refreshments in the hall afterwards. If any children would like to sing with the Choir at this event, please email sacredheartevents12@gmail.com.

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CHRISTMAS BAZAAR 14th December – Please could you add your name to the list of Volunteers even if it’s just to help for an hour to set up or bake a cake or run a stall. We always need lots of people to make this fund raising event a great success. Prizes for the raffle are always welcomed. If you have any questions, please call the Parish office on 020 8950 2077.

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JOB VACANCIES WITH THE DIOCESE of WESTMINSTER. If you or your friends and family are looking for a new opportunity please visit the website https://jobs.rcdow.org.uk/

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