From the archives

Titanic 1912-2012: Memorial Roll

Remembering the people of our churches who were lost in service on Titanic


Titanic 1912-2012: A city mourns

Stories of the lost and the survivors of Titanic from Southampton’s Catholic churches


Titanic 1912-2012: A Catholic perspective

15 April 1912 – News spreads through Southampton of a great tragedy. For the first time, news of the Catholic crew and passengers mourned by the parishes of Southampton as seen through the pages of The Southampton and Woolston Catholic Magazine


Parish Priests’ Timeline

A journey through the lives of the priests who have served our parish over the years


Congratulations to Canon Mac

On June 17th 2011 Canon MacDermot-Roe, who was parish priest at St Boniface’s Church from 1967-2000, will be celebrating in Ireland the 60th anniversary of his ordination.


Southampton’s Polish community – 60 years young!

The very first Mass of the Southampton Polish Mission was celebrated at the Church of St Boniface on May 3rd 1951 – 60 years ago.


Fr Peter Sprague 1964 – 2011

Former parishioner Fr Peter Sprague died in his sleep on the night of 14 January after a long battle with cancer. He was 46 years old.


St Boniface priest serving in the trenches

A former priest of the St Boniface mission, Fr Michael Mullins, and his service in the trenches of World War One.


World War One hero – Charles Collet

The story of World War One air hero Charles Collet, a parishioner here at St Boniface.


St Boniface World War 2 dead

Life stories of eight of our boys who died in action during World War Two.