News Archive 2017

News from 1st January - 31st December 2017
  1. Archbishop with Bluecoat Academy plaque

    Official Opening Ceremony of Bluecoat Academy Primary


    NEWS - Students, staff and parents at Bluecoat Academy Primary are honoured and delighted to have their school officially opened and dedicated by The Most Reverend & Right Honourable Dr. John Sentamu, Archbishop of York on Thursday 29th June 2017. 

  2. Procession of new deacons in Nave of York Minster

    Archbishop ordains eleven new Deacons to serve in York Diocese


    NEWS - Six women and five men will be ordained Deacon by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, in a service at 10.00am in York Minster on Sunday 2nd July.

  3. Archbishop outside York Minster with newly consecrated Bishop of Sodor and Man

    The Next Bishop of Sodor and Man Consecrated in York Minster


    NEWS - Today, Peter Andrew Eagles, formerly Deputy Chaplain General HM Land Forces and Archdeacon for the Army, was consecrated to serve as the Bishop of Sodor and Man by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, in a service commencing at 11.00am.

  4. Bishop of Sheffield outside York Minster after being ordained

    Next Bishop of Sheffield consecrated at York Minster


    NEWS - On Thursday 22 June, Pete Wilcox, the Former Dean of Liverpool, was consecrated to serve as the eighth Bishop of Sheffield by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, in a service beginning at 11.00am.

  5. Teachers engaged in table activity at Young leaders conference

    Warrington Welcomes Young Leaders Conference


    NEWS - On Wednesday 21st June, the Archbishop of York Youth Trust will be at Birchwood Park, Warrington WA3 6YN to host a regional conference for Headteachers across Merseyside, Wigan and Warrington. 

  6. Archbishop of York on mission in Whitby

    Archbishop Makes Tracks for Whitby


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is leading a mission in Whitby Deanery next weekend from Friday 23 to Sunday 25 June 2017.

  7. Archbishop John Sentamu

    Politics needs to find a place for religion


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in The Telegraph today...

  8. Poster advertising Fresh Expressions Conference 2017

    ON THE ROAD: The Anglican Fresh Expression Conference


    NEWS - On the Road is the third national Anglican Fresh Expressions Conference.

  9. Archbishop with 3 others at the Great Get Together York Synod 17 June 2017

    Archbishop and Diocese of York Get Together in honour of Jo Cox


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has invited all the members of his Diocesan Synod – the representative body of the 600 churches making up the Church of England’s Diocese of York – to lunch on Saturday 17th June as part of The Great Get Together, a national series of events in tribute to the late MP Jo Cox.

  10. Archbishop with Young Leaders from West Heslerton Primary School

    Generation Teas at West Heslerton CE Primary School


    NEWS - Young Leaders from West Heslerton CE Primary School, Malton were delighted to meet Archbishop John Sentamu today, and share with him all that they had achieved through taking part in the Young Leaders Award this year.