is the Festival of Catholic Culture, held annually at Westminster Cathedral Hall in London.
The 2009 TOWARDS ADVENT FESTIVAL will be held on Saturday November 14th, and will be opened by Archbishop Vincent Nichols at 10.30 am. Music from the Chamber Choir of the London Oratory School.
Talks, displays by Catholic organisations, books, DVDs etc on sale.A chance to see something of the wide range of Catholic activities in Britain, to meet friends, make new contacts, browse among books and publications.
Talks: Dr Suha Rassam of Iraqi Christians in Need
Prof Jonathan Riley-Smith (Fellow of Emmanual College, Cambridge), on The Crusades
Joanna Bogle (author and broadcaster) on English Catholic Heroines
Guided tour of Westminster Cathedral
Entry to the Festival is FREE. Tickets for talks and tour £2.00