News Archive 2018

News from 1st January - 31st December 2018
  1. Clewer logo - yellow dot and words we see you

    Archbishop of York urges children to sing for freedom


    NEWS - New schools resources and a song competition released by the Church of England today will help school children spot signs of modern slavery, and avoid falling victim themselves.

  2. Bishop Tony Porter with Sports ambassadors on steps outside Bishopthorpe Palace

    Ministry of Sport Day at Bishopthorpe


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu and the Archbishops’ Sports Ambassador, the Rt Revd Tony Porter today welcomed delegates from the Northern Province of the Church of England to Bishopthorpe Palace for a Ministry of Sport Day.

  3. Holy Island Lindisfarne

    Modelling Mission Together


    NEWS - Bishops from across the Northern Province met together on Holy Island this week for twenty-four hours (3rd-4th October) to pray, to reflect, and to discuss Bishops’ Missions.


  4. The Island York

    The Island - Tackling Tomorrow Today Patron Event


    NEWS - The Island and their Patrons, including the Archbishop of York, team up to celebrate and look to the future of the local children’s charity...

  5. Archbishop in inauguration robes outside Bishopthorpe palace

    Archbishop Announces Retirement


    NEWS - Dr John Sentamu has announced that he will retire from his post as Archbishop of York on 7 June 2020...

  6. Head and shoulders of the Revd Canon Richard White

    New Director of Making and Nurturing Disciples for the Diocese of York


    NEWS - The Revd Richard White, currently based at Liverpool Cathedral and Director of The Joshua Centre, has been appointed Director of Making and Nurturing Disciples for the Diocese of York.

  7. Margaret Sentamu Preaches as part of York Minster's Mission Weekend


    COMMENT - Margaret Sentamu preaches on the theme of 'God Unlimited! – not putting limits on God' at the Choral Eucharist with the renewal of Baptismal Vows

  8. ABY Head and Shoulders Photo 2018

    Archbishop writes on Universal Credit


    FEATURE - In today's Yorkshire Post, the Archbishop writes on Universal Credit as part of a week-long series of articles exploring the Government’s flagship benefit reforms...

  9. Archbishop in front of students and staff at the 10 year celebrations of Archbishop Sentamu Academy

    Archbishop Sentamu Academy celebrates its 10th Birthday


    NEWS - Hull’s first and oldest Academy is now ten years old. Archbishop Sentamu Academy, which opened in September 2008, marks its special anniversary with a celebratory event this Friday 14th of September.

  10. BBC journalist Huw Edwards to host special event: An Audience with The Sentamus during York Minster Mission Weekend


    NEWS - Huw Edwards, BBC journalist and presenter of the BBC Ten O’Clock News, will host a special public event with The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu and his wife, Margaret at York Minster this month as part of a busy Mission Weekend at the cathedral.