Service/Justice & Peace

Hello, my name is Margaret Morgan, I have been a member of St. Edward’s Church Community for most of my life: I attended St. Edward’s Catholic Primary School, at eleven years old I transferred to Dee House Convent School in Chester.  On leaving school I trained to be a teacher: I graduated from Mount Pleasant Catholic Teachers’ Training College in 1964. I spent thirty-six years of my forty-six-year career teaching at St. Clement’s Catholic Primary School: following five years service as Deputy Headteacher at St. Martin’s Catholic Primary School In Murdishaw. I was appointed as the Headteacher of St. Clement’s in January 1983 where I served in this capacity for twenty-eight years until I retired in August 2010,

In my retirement I have studied International Slavery at the University of Liverpool, I graduated with a Masters Degree in December 2012.  I am an active member of the St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish community: I serve as a Eucharistic Minister, Reader; and a First Sacraments Catechist supporting the children at the Holy Spirit.  Recently I joined the Alpha Team and I have become coordinator of the Welcome Ministry.

I am a member of the Parish Pastoral Council in this capacity I am responsible for the Justice and Peace Small Ministry Group; I am one of the parish representatives and Vice Chair of the Local Missionary Area Council.  I have also served as a governor of St. Augustine’s Catholic Primary School, Latchford for nine years: I am currently Chair of Governors.

My Faith, my parish community and Catholic Education have always been and still are very important to me.

If you would like to know more about the groups listed above please visit the Small Ministries group on the parish website.