News Archive 2015

News from 1st January - 31st December 2015
  1. Children in front of playground mural with slogan 'Don't drop it, bin it'

    Archbishop of York’s Young Leaders Award Reaches Over 300 schools!


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Youth Trust today announced that it has further extended its Young Leaders Award with 315 schools having signed up to the Award since its launch.

  2. Acts 435 5 years of giving graphic

    Acts 435 Appeals for its ‘Children in Need’ Requests


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York’s online giving charity is attempting to clear all submitted requests in its ‘children’ category between 9th and 15th November to coincide with the BBC’s annual ‘Children in Need’ appeal. 

  3. Living Wage Logo

    Yorkshire Employers Celebrate Living Wage Week with Pledge to Tackle Low Pay


    NEWS - 60 employers, including private firms, NGOs and local authorities met at St George's Centre in Leeds on Tuesday 3rd November 2015 to mark Living Wage Week.

  4. Archbishop cutting the ribbon at opening of Tyndale Community Bank at Hexham

    Archbishop of York Visits Hexham


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, will join a service of celebration and commitment for the launch of Tynedale Community Bank (TCB) in Hexham Abbey on Friday 6th November 2015.

  5. Living Wage Logo

    Income Inequality is the ogre of our time. We must slay it


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in the Observer on the importance of paying a living wage...

  6. Promotional material connected to Acts 435 Christmas Appeal 2015

    Acts435 Appeal #anothergift


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York’s online charity, Acts 435, is inviting people to consider giving #anothergift this Christmas to help someone in need.

  7. York St John University Logo

    York St John to Honour Inspirational Figures


    NEWS - York St John University students will be celebrating their graduation alongside an array of leading figures in business, education, sport, broadcasting, film and television at ceremonies held in York Minster on 17, 18 and 19 November 2015.

  8. Yorkshire Post Business Awards graphic 2015

    The Yorkshire Post’s Excellence in Business Awards


    NEWS - The brightest and best businesses in the region were honoured at The Yorkshire Post’s Excellence in Business Awards last night. 

  9. The Rev’d David Williamson chaplain at St Leonard's Hospice

    New Hospice Chaplain is Licensed by Archbishop


    NEWS - The new Chaplain for York’s St Leonard’s Hospice has been licensed for his work by the Archbishop of York, The Most Rev’d and Rt Hon Dr John Sentamu, at a ceremony at Bishopthorpe Palace.

  10. Minister licensed to new Estate – in a pub


    NEWS - The Bishop of Hull, the Rt Revd Alison White, will license a new minister for the Kingswood Estate in Hull – in a pub. The Revd Ben Norton will be licensed as the estate’s new Pioneer Minister at the Oyster Catcher Pub on the Kingswood Retail Park on Tuesday 20th October at 7.30pm.