[Saint Laurence]

St. Laurence’s Roman Catholic Church

Diocese of East Anglia

Parish Priest:
Fr. Simon Blakesley
(Tel: 07946 390060)

91 Milton Road, Cambridge CB4 1XB
Tel/Fax: 01223 704640
Email: office@saintlaurence.org.uk
Office opening times: 10am−1.30pm Monday to Friday

Rev. Geoffrey Cook
(Tel: 01223 351650)

St. Laurence’s Parishioners’ Open Meeting (Forum)

Next Parishioners' Open Meeting - Annual General Meeting

Tuesday, 21st May, 7.30pm

This meeting will be a hybrid meeting. It will be held BOTH in the Parish Room (for those who want to join in-person) AND on Zoom (for those preferring to join from home).

Zoom link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/88109153008?pwd=4ycaiFUrbJ8DVFocxQFuFFOxNmZKdl.1
Meeting ID: 881 0915 3008 / Passcode: 175495


  1. Apologies, minutes, and matters arising
  2. General Parish news
  3. New PPC arrangements
    • Approval of PPC constitution
    • Amendment of existing Parishioners' Open Meeting constitution - see proposed changes
    • Update on pilot meeting of PPC and PPC membership (see further information below)
  4. Annual Finance Report
  5. Proposal for project working with couples within the Parish
  6. Brief updates from core teams
    • Liturgy, education, and faith sharing
    • Communications and outreach
    • Buildings and grounds
    • Social
    • Office and staff support
  7. Reports from other Parish groups
  8. Any other business - please send to openmeetings@saintlaurence.org.uk by 18 May

Minutes of January meeting.

Minutes of all past meetings Open Meetings are at the foot of this page.

Proposal for a Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) and Core Teams

Our Parishioners' Open Meetings in November 2023 and January 2024 approved proposals to establish a Parish Pastoral Council.

Summary of process:

More details of the PPC and Core Teams, including proposed membership, can be found here.

Future meetings

Next meeting:

All parishioners are warmly invited and encouraged to attend.

Further information

More information on the Parishioners' Open Meetings can be found here.

Minutes of previous meetings