Part 1 - Director's report

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GB ARCHON 2913 WSHR-01-01-52-1


Director's report


  • 1992-10-13 (Creation)

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11 pages; typescript

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1984: Discussions re Walsingham Shrine management and organisation
1985: being written to re concelebrating mass

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1978: Acting secretary to the Council for the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham
1981: Walsingham Bureau Bursar
2005: died

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CDB4 file4

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RCDEA Archive

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Report (4 PAGES) (Allen)
Introduction - 8 years as Director; last meeting; personal assessment/view
The Season - Statue vandalised; TV publicity; next year Easter Mass will be televised
Ecumenism - describes a number of events; thanks a number of Anglican clergy
Music - continuing funding advised
Memorial Book - Mr John Lyons' enthusiasm and industry; an expensive project paid for by voluntary contributions
Finance & Major Projects - Financially the Shrine is improving; various property sales; toilets built; planned project is new lighting system for Chapel of Reconciliation
Conclusion - thanks a number of individuals associated with the Shrine for their help and support. Work has been hard but rewarding.
APPENDIX (7 PAGES) (Hawkes) - Estimates of Income and Expenditure for: Summary; Administration; Hostel; Kitchen; Slipper Chapel Shop; Shrine; Walsingham Association

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