Powell House at Home 2017

The boys of Powell House were thrilled to welcome friends and family to their annual House at Home event, last weekend. 

After Mass in the Abbey Church, during which boys spoke and read bidding prayers, the guests took their seats in the Gasquet Hall for the main event; Rupert and Barnaby spoke eloquently about ‘Life in Powell House’ before musical entertainment from soloists and the Powell House Choir! The Heads of House, Sixth Fomers, James and Brendan, also spoke. Family and friends joined the boys in the Weld for drinks ahead of a delicious carvery lunch – what a lovely day! 

Earlier in the morning, we welcomed friends from All Hallows to sing at Mass in the Abbey Church. We also celebrated Fr Michael’s golden jubilee (50 years) as a monk! A busy weekend… 

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