News Archive Previous Years

Key Press Releases prior to January 2015
  1. Fairness Conference Kersten England Archbishop Julia Unwin Hugh Bayley

    Speech at International Fairness Conference

    09/06/2014

    COMMENT - The City of York Council hosted an International Fairness Conference in 2014 to discuss the issues of poverty and promoting fairness. The Archbishop gave the keynote speech.

  2. Fairness Conference Kersten England Archbishop Julia Unwin Hugh Bayley

    International Conference To Take Place In York

    02/06/2014

    NEWS - City of York Council will host an International Fairness Conference to discuss the issue of poverty and the role of place to promote fairness.

  3. Debt trap report cover - The Children's society

    Bullying, Anxiety and Going Without – New Research Exposes True Impact Of Debt On Children

    08/05/2014

    Problem debt is putting stress on family relationships, damaging children and trapping families in a downward spiral of borrowing, according to The Debt Trap, a new report from The Children’s Society and StepChange Debt Charity.

  4. Archbishop and Chief Rabbi with students at Durham University

    Why Inter-Religious Relations Matter Today: A Christian perspective

    19/02/2014

    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York spoke at the launch event 'Interfaith in the 21st Century: New Paradigms in Jewish-Christian Relations' at Durham University in February 2014. 

  5. Archbishop interviewed in cafe as part of Living Wage Report Findings

    Archbishop Sentamu Slams Poverty UK and Calls for Living Wage 

    10/02/2014

    NEWS - Recovery Set to Fail 1 in 5 Workers - Report

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

    Making Work Pay

    10/02/2014

    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in today's Independent on the importance of re-establishing the principle of making work pay.  

  7. Archbishop speaking in House of Lords

    City of Bradford Metropolitan District

    16/01/2014

    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York spoke in the QSD on the opportunities and constraints for the wellbeing of the City of Bradford Metropolitan District (Baroness Eaton/Baroness Stowell of Beeston).

  8. Martin House Children's Hospice Logo

    The Light of Christ at Christmas

    24/12/2013

    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes a Christmas message for the York Press about relying on each other’s support, love and friendship to face the difficult times ahead. His article also encourages support for the Good Night’s Sleep Appeal on behalf of Martin House Hospice....

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

    Nelson Mandela - A Tribute

    07/12/2013

    FEATURE - Writing in the Yorkshire Post the Archbishop pays tribute to Nelson Mandela.