Richard Alwyn

Metro on Catholics by Richard Alwyn


By Sharon Lougher

Richard Alwyn's intriguing and detached mini-series looking at Catholicism in 21st-century Britain starts by focusing on the men who devote themselves to religion. At Allen Hall seminary in Chelsea, a dwindling number of trainee priests can be seen having lessons in singing, Latin and celibacy. Through a series of intimate interviews they share their views on a life without romantic relationships - as well as the recent abuse scandals that have rocked the Church