Essex Recusant Society (Brentwood Diocesan Historical Society): the Annual General Meeting will be held at The Grange, Queens Road, Brentwood CM14 4EY at 2.30 pm on Saturday 27 July. This will be followed by a talk on ‘Blessed John Beche, the last Abbot of Colchester’ by Jennie Guthrie-Stevens of the Colchester Catholic Heritage Group. Non-members most welcome.