2018 News Archive
Press releases from January 1st 2018 - December 31st 2018. If you are looking for a press release prior to 2013, please contact the communications team.
NEWS / The UK’s recent baking revolution is helping bring families together to share in the joy of Christmas, according the star baker Martha Collison as she backs the Church of England’s #FollowTheStar campaign.
More than 2,000 Church of England congregations will be running or supporting night shelters this winter as homelessness projects expand to cope with rising demand.
Following the establishment of the National Safeguarding Team in 2015 - replacing a 0.5 national post - the Archbishops' Council has recently reviewed its structure and after consultation will be advertising for a Director of Safeguarding.
NEWS / Major digital resources launched to help thousands find local Christmas services and events, including upgrades to AChurchNearYou.com the church-finding service
NEWS / Shell has announced plans to set short-term targets to reduce the carbon footprint of its energy projects following engagement led by the Church of England Pensions Board
NEWS / Lead bishop for education calls on Government for overarching rural strategy following Lambeth summit
NEWS / Bishop of Southampton Dr Jonathan Frost will be the next Dean of York, Downing Street announces.
NEWS / The National Church Institutions (NCIs) of the Church of England published today its gender pay gap report for 2018.
NEWS / Stephen Slack, Chief Legal Adviser, has announced his retirement. Stephen will step down in April 2019.
NEWS / Attendance at Christmas services in the Church of England is at its highest level for more than a decade, according to new figures published today.