News Archive Previous Years

Key Press Releases prior to January 2015
  1. Official head and shoulders photograph of the Archbishop of York

    BBC Radio 2 - Pause for Thought - Nelson Mandela

    06/12/2013

    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York's Pause For Thought on BBC Radio 2 On Marking Life of Nelson Mandela...

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

    Statement From the Archbishop of York on Government Workfare Plans

    26/11/2013

    COMMENT - The Archbishop's statement on the proposed Government's workfare plans. 'We can encourage people to volunteer, but a worker should be worthy of their wages'.

  3. Archbishop speaking at Living Wage Commission

    Launch of the Independent Living Wage Commission

    22/07/2013

    COMMENT - Speech Given by the Archbishop of York on 19 July 2013 at Somerset House, London. 

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

    Archbishop of York launches Living Wage Commission

    22/07/2013

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York launches Living Wage Commission

  5. Living Wage Commission logo

    The Living Wage Commission

    21/07/2013

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

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

    Tribute to Stephen Lawrence

    20/04/2013

    FEATURE - The Archbishop of York wrote a tribute to Stephen Lawrence, to mark the 20th anniversary of Stephen's death. His article in The Yorkshire Post follows...
     

  7. Archbishop inspecting the troops ahead of the 21 gun salute in Museum Gardens

    Message to the Forces

    21/12/2012

    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York has recorded a special Christmas message for soldiers serving overseas, and for their families back in the UK.

  8. Archbishop speaking at Living Wage Commission

    Let's Stamp Out Poverty

    27/11/2012

    FEATURE - The Archbishop of York has today backed a campaign to stamp out poverty in society.

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

    Archbishop Launches Living Wage Rate for UK

    05/11/2012

    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu together with Julia Unwin CBE Chief Executive of Joseph Rowntree Foundation /Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust launched the UK Living Wage.

  10. Archbishop smiling at Bishopthorpe Gala

    Happy Birthday to the Duke of Edinburgh!

    10/06/2012

    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in the Sun on Sunday about sharing a birthday date with the Duke of Edinburgh, the joy of singing the National Anthem and the upcoming England game against France. His column in full follows.....