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Happy Feast Day
St Benet Biscop 12th January

The staff and students at St Cuthbert's would like to wish all at St Benet Biscop Catholic Academy a happy feast day. St Cuthbert's and St Benet Biscop are now linked through the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust.

St Benet Biscop, an influential northern saint, is most famous for:

  • Establishing monasteries and centres of learning at Wearmouth and Jarrow.
  • Bringing the use of stained glass to England.
  • Having St Bede as a pupil.
  • Introducing plainchant to his monasteries. 

Benedict Biscop - Wikipedia