News Archive 2019

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  1. Caroline Mockford RIP


    NEWS - It was with great sadness that we learned of the death on the 5th March of our Diocesan and Provincial Registrar, Caroline Mockford. 

  2. Archbishop of York in Ivory Coast cracking open a cocoa pod

    In Fairtrade’s 25th year its ‘She Deserves’ campaign is needed more than ever


    FEATURE - Writing in the Yorkshire Post during Fairtrade Fortnight, the Archbishop calls on more to be done to provide living incomes for cocoa farmers...

  3. Logo - 2 blue circles with Tell Serve Give written underneath

    Archbishop of York brings traditional Ash Wednesday tradition to Liverpool City Centre


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, The Most Revd Dr John Sentamu will join Liverpool church leaders in offering “Ashes to Go” in Liverpool City Centre on March 6th.

  4. Great Northern Conference 2019


    COMMENT - The Archbishop today gave an address to the Great Northern Conference at the Leeds Armouries. His speech follows in full...

  5. Fairtrade logo - a circle with blue, black and green elements to it

    Cocoa farmers living on 74p per day deserve more


    NEWS - The Fairtrade Foundation’s new campaign calls on the UK Government and companies to ensure cocoa farmers earn living incomes by 2030 in line with the UN’s Global Goals to end poverty.

  6. A Real Easter Egg with a small mountain of plastic waste that comes from other Easter eggs

    Archbishop welcomes plastic free faith Easter Egg


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York has welcomed a 'plastic free' version of The Real Easter Egg.

  7. Logo - 2 blue circles with Tell Serve Give written underneath

    Archbishop of York to visit the Diocese of Liverpool for a weekend of events


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is bringing bishops from across the north to the Diocese of Liverpool for a weekend of events from the 7th to the 10th March.  The weekend of activities is called Tell Serve Give.

  8. An explosion of powdered paint colours with myc network written in white over it

    Missional Youth Church Network Gets Going


    NEWS - Andy Milne has been appointed by the Archbishop of York to lead a new Missional Youth Church Network (MYCN) beginning in the North of England. It is in joint partnership with Church Army and the Archbishop of York Youth Trust.

  9. Archbishop attends Mar Thoma Convention


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu is visiting Kerala in South India to attend the annual Mar Thoma Syrian Church Convention, which runs from 10 to 17 February 2019.  Begun in the 19th Century, this is the 124th Convention to be held and up to 150,000 people are expected to attend. 

  10. Stewart Graham standing outside Bishopthorpe Palace on a sunny day

    Archbishop’s Youth Trust Appoints Director of Fundraising


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Youth Trust today announced that Stewart Graham has been appointed as Director of Fundraising.