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    Church spires to boost rural wifi access

    18/02/2018

    NEWS / Churches spires set to play key role in bringing wifi, broadband and mobile access to rural areas under new agreement between Church of England and the Government.

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    Eight of the top 20 car manufacturers align to the transition to low carbon economy

    14/02/2018

    NEWS / The asset owner backed Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) supported by funds with over £5/$6.9 trillion in assets under management today released its assessments of how 20 of the world’s largest publicly-listed automobile manufacturers, and 19 of the world’s largest publicly-listed paper companies are preparing for the transition to a low carbon economy.

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    Safeguarding presentation at General Synod

    12/02/2018

    NEWS / The Bishop of Bath and Wells, Peter Hancock, the Church of England’s lead safeguarding bishop addressed February’s Synod on national developments and the Church’s preparation for the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, IICSA.

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    General Synod affirms dignity and humanity of people with Down’s Syndrome

    10/02/2018

    NEWS / General Synod unanimously backs call for people with Down’s Syndrome to be welcomed, celebrated and treated with dignity and respect.

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    General Synod welcomes move towards communion with Methodist Church

    09/02/2018

    NEWS / The General Synod has given its welcome to a report containing proposals which could bring the Church of England and the Methodist Church in Great Britain into communion with each other.

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    General Synod backs motion to tackle food waste

    09/02/2018

    NEWS / The Church of England’s General Synod calls upon the Government to tackle food poverty and take steps to minimise waste throughout the supply chain.  

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    Church Investors announce harder line on AGM voting policy

    07/02/2018

    The Church Investors Group has told FTSE 350 companies, ahead of this year’s AGM season, that it will take a harder line where reform in three key areas is deemed to be too slow. CIG will encourage other shareholders to hold directors to account and refuse to re-elect directors where the company is out of line with best practice.

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    House of Bishops Response to the Independent Reviewer’s report on See of Sheffield

    06/02/2018

    NEWS / House of Bishops accepts recommendations of review of nomination to See of Sheffield and announces successor to Sir Philip Mawer as Independent Reviewer.

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    Mental health in English communities a leading concern for clergy, survey finds

    04/02/2018

    NEWS / Mental health problems in local communities now one of the biggest social issues Church of England clergy encounter, new research shows.

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    Bishop urges schools to combat cosmetic surgery culture

    01/02/2018

    NEWS / Schools should teach children to look beyond the culture of cosmetic surgery, fast cars and designer labels, a bishop has told leading head teachers.