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  1. The Church of England logo with National Safeguarding Team written underneath.

    Proposals on NST independent oversight published

    25/02/2021

    The Archbishops’ Council has approved the next steps in independent oversight of the National Safeguarding Team (NST), with the first phase to be implemented by the summer. 

  2. The Bishop of Norwich on a garden bench

    New bishop for the environment appointed by Archbishops

    24/02/2021

    The Bishop of Norwich, Graham Usher, will lead the Church of England’s Environment Programme.

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    Response to Ecclesiastical Law Society report on CDM

    24/02/2021

    Response to Ecclesiastical Law Society report on CDM.

  4. Bride walking up aisle at wedding

    Coronavirus reopening roadmap: comment from the Bishop of London

    22/02/2021

    A comment from the Bishop of London following the Prime Minister’s statement to Parliament

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    Church Commissioners welcome Archbishops’ Housing Commission landmark study of UK housing crisis

    20/02/2021

    Church Commissioners’ response to the report and highlights the Church Commissioners’ experience in housebuilding on its land.

  6. Give Hope logo

    Bishops and church leaders target Covid vaccination misinformation

    18/02/2021

    Church leaders speak out in support of NHS-backed vaccination campaign

  7. The Living in Love and Faith logo on a computer.

    LLF Next Steps Group meeting 10 February 2021

    17/02/2021

    The second meeting for 2021 of the LLF Next Steps Group was held on 10 February remotely via Zoom.

  8. Instagram ash filter

    Instagram Ash Wednesday filters and services at home: preparing for Lent amid the pandemic

    16/02/2021

    With many Christians marking start of Lent in different ways this year, Church of England offers liturgy for household service, reflections and Instagram ash filter

  9. Church investors promote diversity through voting guidelines

    16/02/2021

    The Church Investors Group has this week written to the leaders of FTSE 350 companies to inform them that it will be using its votes to push large companies to increase board diversity during the upcoming AGM season.

  10. The Church of England logo with National Safeguarding Team written underneath.

    New survivor advocate member for Church’s National Safeguarding Panel, NSP

    15/02/2021

    Jane Chevous, co-founder of Survivors Voices, a survivor-led organisation, has been appointed as a new member of the NSP.