Diocesan News

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New Facilities for Amesbury

New Facilities for Amesbury

by Michael Ford 30 March 2011

This week work begins on a £453,000 refurbishment project, in a former Royal British Legion Club purchased by Amesbury Parochial Church Council.

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Bishops Launch New Charity

Bishops Launch New Charity

by Michael Ford 8 March 2018

A charity supporting new and original forms of church in Poole will be launched by the Archbishop’s Missioner Bishop Graham Cray at St Mary’s Longfleet on Monday 4 April 2011 (7.30 – 9.30pm).

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Churches Get Greener

Churches Get Greener

by Michael Ford 30 January 2012

Churchgoers from Dorset and Wiltshire will attend environmental workshops on Friday 18 March (St Nicholas Church Centre, Corfe Mullen, 9.30am-1.00pm) and Saturday 19 March (St James Church Devizes, 9.30am-1.00pm).

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Sudanese Bishops’ Official Statement

Sudanese Bishops’ Official Statement

by Michael Ford 17 May 2012

The Bishop of Sherborne, Dr Graham Kings, has welcomed recent news from Sudan.

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Churches prepare for Lent

Churches prepare for Lent

by Michael Ford 11 March 2011

Parishes and schools across Wiltshire and Dorset are preparing for Easter in a variety of ways throughout the season of Lent, which starts tomorrow (Ash Wednesday, 9 March).

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St Aldhelm's Obelisk Dedicated

St Aldhelm's Obelisk Dedicated

by Michael Ford 11 March 2011

The Archbishop's Delegate, the Rt Revd Dr Christopher Herbert, dedicated a sculpture outside St Aldhelm's Academy, Poole, on Friday (4 March 2011).

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Rector of Wimborne to be next Bishop of Brixworth

Rector of Wimborne to be next Bishop of Brixworth

by Michael Ford 7 March 2011

The Bishop of Peterborough, Donald Allister, announced on Friday that Her Majesty the Queen has approved the nomination of Canon John Holbrook, Rector of Wimborne, to be the next Bishop of Brixworth.

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School Raises Money for Sudan

School Raises Money for Sudan

by Michael Ford 3 March 2011

A report from Urchfont Primary School

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Teens Celebrate Sudan

Teens Celebrate Sudan

by Michael Ford 26 June 2018

Two teenagers from Shillingstone, near Blandford Forum, go to London on Saturday 5 March to celebrate Sudanese independence. The trip forms part of their parish’s mission work for Sudan.

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Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight

Celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight

by Michael Ford 21 February 2011

Parishes in Dorset and Wiltshire will be celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight from next Monday (28 February-13 March).

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