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    Church of England Pensions Board Statement at Shell 2023 Annual General Meeting


    Church of England Pensions Board votes against Shell directors.   

    3 min read
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    Legislation to safeguard Church of England Academy land moves forward


    Government brings amendment relating to land transfers for Church Schools

    3 min read
  3. Living in Love and Faith.

    Bishops agree key areas for further work implementing Living in Love and Faith


    House of Bishops agrees requesting further work from the implementation groups taking forward the decision of General Synod.

    3 min read
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    Meeting of House of Bishops 15-17 May 2023


    The House of Bishops met between May 15 and 17 in York. 

    1 min read
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    Trevor Devamanikkam review published


    The independent lessons learnt review into the Church of England’s handling of allegations against the late Revd Trevor Devamanikkam has been published today.

    5 min read
  6. The London Synod Chamber

    General Synod dates and update on Living in Love and Faith implementation groups


    The Archbishops of Canterbury and York, as Presidents of the General Synod of the Church of England, have agreed to proceed with a November meeting of Synod this year.

    3 min read
  7. Church celebrating Jubilee/Coronation/other Royal event with bunting in churchyard

    Thousands set to mark Coronation at church services and events


    As the country prepares to celebrate the Coronation of the King and Queen at Westminster Abbey, more than 2,000 local events have been registered by Church of England churches.

    2 min read
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    Responding Well to Victims and Survivors of Abuse – Guidance Summary


    Ensuring that victims and survivors who disclose abuse within the Church of England receive appropriate support is a central pillar of the Church’s approach to safeguarding.

    2 min read
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    Church of England’s Social Impact Investment Programme makes £5.7m in investments


    The Church of England’s Social Impact Investment Programme, established in 2020 to direct capital towards new solutions to deep-rooted social challenges, has invested £5.7m in its first two years.

    2 min read
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    Independent Safeguarding Board: Statement by the Archbishops


     Statement by the Archbishops on the Independent Safeguarding Board

    1 min read