Canon Matthew Hayes, Class of 1941

Canon Mattie Hayes died in Bristol on 28th April 2019 aged 94. Mattie Hayes came from Ireland to the College in the second world war. He was parish priest at Sts Peter & Paul Parish, Combe Down and served as Governor at Prior Park College for several years in the 1980s and 1990s. He celebrated his Platinum Jubilee (70 years) as a priest on 11th July last year.

Mattie remains a much loved member of our community. Details of his funeral will be shared once known.


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