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  1. Children walking

    Bishop says society must not accept child gambling 'crisis' following report


    The Bishop of St Albans, Dr Alan Smith, has responded to a new report from the Gambling Commission looking at gambling trends of 11 to 16 year-olds in Great Britain.

  2. Gareth Mostyn proposed as Secretary and Chief Executive of the Church Commissioners for England


    NEWS / The Chief Executive Officer acts as the Secretary to the Church Commissioners, supporting the Commissioners in strategic policy and prioritisation.

  3. Church of England Pensions Board Tables Shareholder Resolution at BHP Group


    NEWS / Today the Church of England Pensions Board tabled a shareholder resolution with Australian, Danish and Dutch investors, at the AGM of BHP, the world’s largest mining company.

  4. A lady holding her phone in her hand as she walks.

    Church engages millions through apps and social media


    Church of England prayer apps were used more than five million times over the last year as a record number of people sought Christian contemplation and reflection online, according to new figures published today.

  5. Homeless people at risk of modern slavery


    NEWS / Staff and volunteers at night shelters are being urged to be on the lookout for signs of exploitation among guests in a campaign launched today by the Church of England’s anti-slavery initiative.

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    Mission and Public Affairs announces two new appointments


    NEWS / The Mission and Public Affairs (MPA) team is pleased to announce two key appointments.

  7. Bishop of Birmingham David Urquhart portrait

    Appointment of Government Faith Engagement Adviser


    NEWS / Bishop of Birmingham welcomes the appointment of Colin Bloom as Faith Engagement Adviser at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government.

  8. Channel Islands Commission publishes recommendations


    NEWS / Archbishop's Commission outlines recommendations for Islands Deaneries

  9. Church of England logo with statement text above it

    BHP Shareholder Resolution: Statement from Church of England Pensions Board


    NEWS / Statement from the Church of England Pensions Board as a supporter of the BHP shareholder resolution.