Our Lady of Lourdes
and St Peter Chanel
The Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) assists the Parish Priest in the running and development of the parish.
The Council comprises three groups:
Ex officio members
Appointments by the President
10 members elected by the parish (5 elected annually to serve for two years)
Ex officio Members:
Fr Des Hanrahan S.M., (President)
Bro. John McAllister
Gwen Carruthers (Finance)
Tim Carruthers (Hall & Social Club)
Members are elected for a period of 2 years after which they must stand down.
They may, however, offer themselves for re-election at the annual Parish Open meeting.
The chairman, vice-chairman and secretary are elected by the Parish Pastoral Council at its first meeting after the annual election.
We welcome new members who would like to participate in the work of the parish. Please contact any one of the current members above if you would like further information or would like to offer your help.