Fr Dominic gets on his bike for charity

Fr Dominic Howarth, who works with the Brentwood Catholic Youth Service, is turning 50 in September, and to mark the moment he is solo cycling 5,000km between now and then – all without leaving Walsingham House at Abbotswick!

He is raising money through sponsorship for the bccs, Help Refugees, HCPT and Walsingham House and all the details are at where you can donate online. Or you can send cheques payable to “Fr D Howarth” to FrDominic5000at50, Walsingham House at Abbotswick, Navestock Side, Essex CM14 5SH.

You can follow his progress on twitter at #FrDominic5000at50. He recently reported: “had a slightly slow start (woefully unfit! Plus three days away at Retreat Team Conference …) but I passed 100km mark tonight! Only 4,900km to go …”