News Archive 2017

News from 1st January - 31st December 2017
  1. St Michaels Church Mytholmroyd

    Flood Damaged Church Rededicated by the Archbishop of York


    NEWS - A flood damaged Calder Valley church is celebrating its reopening and renewal with a special visitor.

  2. Official head and shoulders photograph of the Archbishop of York

    Universal Credit


    FEATURE - Poor are driven further into debt by universal credit’s 42-day rule. The Archbishop writes in the Sunday Times

  3. Church of England Logo

    Joint Statement from Archbishop of York and Bishop of Chester, Dr Peter Forster


    COMMENT - Statement on investigation into allegations made against former Bishop of Chester

  4. SCCCC Celebrating 50 Years Logo

    Service of Celebration for 50 Years of Charity Work with Older People


    NEWS - A service will be held in Sheffield Cathedral at 7.30pm (to be seated by 7pm) on Monday 30 October 2017 to celebrate 50 years work of the city’s leading older people’s charity, Sheffield Churches Council for Community Care (SCCCC).

  5. Archbishop on a mission in Scarborough with Pearl of Africa Choir

    Are you going to Scarborough Fair?


    NEWS - Archbishop Sentamu will be in & around Scarborough from Friday 13 to Sunday 15 October for a weekend of mission entitled ‘Come and see – Come and follow me’. 

  6. Key Stage 2 Young Leaders Award Conference

    Brighouse’s Young Leaders Present at Bishopthorpe


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Youth Trust is to host a Key Stage 2 Young Leaders Award Headteachers Conference at Bishopthorpe Palace on Thursday 12 October with a keynote address from Archbishop Sentamu and a presentation from young leaders who have completed the Award. 

  7. Archbishop high fives runners in the Yorkshire Marathon

    Marathon Mission in Derwent


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is taking part in a packed weekend of mission in the Derwent deanery from Friday 6 to Sunday 8 October which will include cheering on those taking part in the fifth Yorkshire Marathon.

  8. Queens Chaplains at Bishopthorpe Palace

    Archbishop Welcomes Queen's Chaplains to Bishopthorpe


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, today hosted Her Majesty The Queen’s Honorary Chaplains and their spouses to Bishopthorpe Palace.

  9. The Revd Canon Terry Joyce

    Archbishop set to lift spirits of Yorkshire Marathon runners


    NEWS - Runners taking part in the Yorkshire Marathon can look forward to some truly heavenly support on Sunday 8th October! 

  10. Clifton Green Primary Young Leaders Litter Picking

    Our young people need compassion and a sense of direction now more than ever


    FEATURE - The Archbishop of York writes in TES about how young people need compassion and a sense of direction.