Back row: Fr President, Fr John Morris; not sure; Andrew Pepper; the future Fr Jonathan Cotton (Notts. Diocese); Fr Michael Waters, Head of Sixth Form and who acted as National Chaplain for the sisters in the UK.

Second row: Mick Fernandes; not sure; Steve Fraser; David Brown.

Front row: John Heaps, Mother Teresa, her companion and Jerry Casson.

Picture from: Ratcliffian Magazine – Feb 1971


Having just been created a Saint we thought it would be good to dig out the evidence of her visit - with thanks to Br Nigel Cave.

All of these students worked on the Rome Shanty Project 1970, which included doubling the size of the modest sister's convent in the shanty town, as well as constructing several playgrounds in a three week period in the summer holidays. All the Ratcliffe boys were at the end of their lower sixth year when they were engaged on the project.

Forthcoming Events

24 Dec
Meetings @ Ratcliffe College
09 Feb
Dinners @ Crypt at St Etheldreda's, Ely Place, London
19 Apr