Old Gregorians News

Successful Pilgrimage to the Holy Land

Father Leo led thirty six Pilgrims as they made their way through Israel and the Palestinian Territories visiting sites associated with Jesus, including Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Nazareth and Galilee. Highlights included Mass at the place of His birth in the Church of the Nativity and also on Calvary in the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre, the […]

Fisher Youth Club Summer Camp

Children from the Downside Fisher Youth Club in Bermondsey enjoyed their annual summer holiday at Downside last week. The glorious weather was a welcome change from last year as they set up camp on our playing fields making full use of Downside’s wonderful grounds. Day trips to Bristol included kayaking and raft building as well […]


Father James and a group of Downside pupils and Old Gregorians joined the OMV annual pilgrimage to Lourdes in July. This proved to be a life changing experience for the pupils and OGs who took part. Blessed with wonderful weather the lovely photographs illustrate the special atmosphere this year. To see the full selection please […]

John Tabor Ordination

John Tabor (C91) was ordained to the priesthood on 30th June in Westminster Cathedral by Cardinal Vincent Nichols, for service as a priest of the Diocese of Westminster. He has been appointed Assistant Priest in the Parish of SS Peter and Paul Northfields in West London. Photo credit Marcin Mazur and the CBCEW.  You can […]