Hemsworth to be blessed by bishop

25/1 /13  The Rev Canon Glyn Webster the new Bishop of Beverley on the steps of York Minster yesterday(fri) ,  following his Consecration.
25/1 /13 The Rev Canon Glyn Webster the new Bishop of Beverley on the steps of York Minster yesterday(fri) , following his Consecration.

The Bishop of Beverley will be blessing Hemsworth to celebrate St Helen’s Day.

Rev Canon Glyn Webster will be leading mass at 5pm on Saturday, May 25 at the town’s St Helen’s Church, on Station Road, in honour of the church’s patron saint.

After mass the bishop will bless Hemsworth and will lead a procession through the town to Hemsworth Arts and Community College, on Wakefield Road, for refreshments and food.

Rev Robert Hart, vicar at St Helen’s said: “Everybody is welcome to come along to the mass.

“We want to get the whole town together.”