The latest news from the Archbishop of York
  1. Events for the Season of Remembrance 2020 at York Minster


    News - Remembrance of those we love, including those who have died during the pandemic, and those who have given their lives in past conflicts, will be at the heart of the Season of Remembrance at York Minster this year.

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    We must face up to the human heartache in a Britain divided by lockdowns


    FEATURE - Stephen Cottrell, Archbishop of York writes today in the Yorkshire Post with Nick Baines, the Bishop of Leeds, and David Walker, the Bishop of Manchester, on the effect of the Covid restrictions on the poorest in our society.

  3. Text from front of Betrayal of Trust report

    Publication of review into Bishop Whitsey


    NEWS - A Betrayal of Trust, the independent report into the Church's handling of the allegations concerning the late Hubert Victor Whitsey, former Bishop of Chester, has been published today.

  4. The Venerable Mark Wroe

    Next Suffragan Bishop of Berwick announced


    NEWS - Downing Street has announced this morning that Her Majesty The Queen has approved the nomination of the Venerable Mark Wroe, currently Archdeacon of Northumberland, as the next Suffragan Bishop of Berwick in the Diocese of Newcastle

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    Missional Youth Church set to grow thanks to funding boost


    NEWS - At least thirty more Missional Youth Churches could be established across the country with the support of £200,000 funding from Allchurches Trust.

  6. Enthronement of Archbishop Stephen Cottrell

    Primates' FT letter on the UK Internal Market Bill


    The five primates of the UK and Ireland have written this joint letter in today's Financial Times, setting out their serious concerns about the UK Internal Market Bill. 

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    New Chancellor for University of Cumbria


    NEWS - The Most Reverend and Right Honourable Stephen Cottrell, Archbishop of York, is the new Chancellor of University of Cumbria.

  8. Archbishop head and shoulders purple cassock with crozier, Minster window behind

    A service of Evensong with the Enthronement of the Archbishop of York


    NEWS - The Most Reverend Stephen Cottrell, will be enthroned as the 98th Archbishop of York at a service of Evensong at 4pm on Sunday 18 October at York Minster.

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    PCR2 Reference Group for National Church Institutions and Archbishops publishes Terms of Reference


    NEWS - The Terms of Reference for the ‘PCR2 Reference Group’ which will oversee Past Cases Review 2 for the National Church Institutions has been published today.  

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    Statement on publication of IICSA report


    From the Bishop of Huddersfield, Jonathan Gibbs, the Church of England’s lead safeguarding bishop and Melissa Caslake the Church’s national director of safeguarding.