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Daily Media Briefing for Monday October 29

Daily Media Briefing for Monday October 29Daily Media Briefing for Monday October 29

Towards a new diocese for West Yorkshire and the Dales

Towards a new diocese for West Yorkshire and the DalesThe Dioceses Commission has today released details of its draft scheme to reorganise Church of England structures in West Yorkshire and the Dales. The overall proposal, approved last month, is to replace the existing three dioceses and create a new single one. Today's report explains in more detail how, if approved, that would work.

Agenda for November 2012 General Synod

Agenda for November 2012 General SynodThe General Synod of the Church of England meets in November for a three day meeting to discuss final stages of women bishops’ legislation, with an agenda that also includes the Anglican Communion, the Living Wage and youth unemployment. The Synod will meet at Church House from 2.15 p.m. on Monday 19 November until 5.30 pm on Wednesday 21 November.

Daily Media Briefing for Friday October 26

Daily Media Briefing for Friday October 26Daily Media Briefing for Friday 26 October

Daily Media Briefing: Thursday 25 October 2012

Daily Media Briefing: Thursday 25 October 2012Daily media briefing: Thursday 25 October 2012

Architects’ conference at Lambeth Palace to encourage creative new work in churches

Architects’ conference at Lambeth Palace to encourage creative new work in churchesA one-day conference at Lambeth Palace is aimed at inspiring architects, surveyors and diocesan and cathedral officers to achieve the highest creative standards for new work in church buildings. New Work in Churches and Cathedrals: Architectural Articulation of Liturgical and Community Space takes place on Wednesday, October 31 and features an impressive list of highly regarded guest speakers.

Daily Media Briefing: 24 October 2012

Daily Media Briefing: 24 October 2012Daily news update from the Church of England.

Media Briefing 23 October

Media Briefing 23 OctoberMedia Briefing 23 October

Love Life Live Lent to keep 2012 Games feel-good flame burning

Love Life Live Lent to keep 2012 Games feel-good flame burningA campaign encouraging people to harness the 2012 Games spirit of goodwill has been launched this week - the call to action contained within a ‘sampler’ booklet being posted out to 20,000 Church of England clergy around the country. Love Life Live Lent – Be the Change!, written by theologian Dr Paula Gooder and her husband the Revd Peter Babington, leads people through simple daily activities to make small but revolutionary changes to the world around them during Lent 2013, and comes recommended by the Archbishop of York and athlete Christine Ohuruogu.

Daily Media Briefing: Monday 22 October 2012

Daily Media Briefing: Monday 22 October 2012Daily news round-up from the Church of England.