At the daily Eucharist today our Vicar, Fr Mark Soady prayed for God’s blessing on those elected to serve us over the next four years.
Among those elected are Councillors Maureen Powell and John Prosser who are regular worshipers at St Mary’s Prior. Cllr
Maureen Powell is now expected to become Chairman of Monmouthshire County Council at its annual meeting. She represents Castle Ward and John represents Priory Ward in which St Mary’s Priory is situated.
Our Tithe Barn Manager Tom Bond was elected as a Newport City Councillor.
Tom is a former President of Newport’s Universtyy’s Students’ Union.