Leominster Priory's Threads Through Creation draws in local community

Published on: 23rd May 2024

Renowned "Threads through Creation" exhibit is the hub of a community-led, cross-cultural celebration of the Creation and the Environment


A fun way to engage children in love your burial ground week

Published on: 16th May 2024

In the run up to Love Your Burial Ground week and Churches Count on Nature 2024, one local primary school enjoyed a churchyard scavenger hunt designed by former pupils of St George’s CE Primary School in South Shropshire.

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Bishop's Weekly Video Message hits double-century!

Published on: 15th May 2024

The Bishop issues his 200th weekly video message today

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New Prebendaries Installed at Hereford Cathedral

Published on: 8th May 2024

The Bishop installed two new Prebendaries on Sunday

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30th Anniversary of Ordination of Women in Hereford Diocese

Published on: 6th May 2024

7th May 2024 is the 30th anniversary of the ordination of women in the diocese.


Diocesan Synod Update following the April 2024 Meeting

Published on: 2nd May 2024

On Saturday 27 April, Bishop Richard addressed the Diocesan Synod, encouraging us to keep our eyes fixed on the bigger picture.

Ecumenism keeps chapel open for 50 years

Published on: 30th April 2024

Could ecumenism be an answer to falling church attendance in some rural communities? It has worked for 50 years in Luston, north Herefordshire.

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Appointments and Departures Q1-2 2024

Published on: 30th April 2024

News from Hereford Diocese of the latest appointments and departures: Jan - Jun 2024

Lesley’s special honour hits the mark!

Published on: 29th April 2024

Lesley Grady a member of the diocesan central team and part of the team who leads on our Homes for Ukraine scheme received an unusual honour last week when she was made a Freeman of the Worshipful Company of Fletchers at a special ceremony held at The Farmers and Fletchers Hall in the City of London.


Announcement of new West Midlands Racial Justice Director

Published on: 29th April 2024

We are pleased to announce that the Revd Dr Evie Vernon O’Brien has been appointed as the Racial Justice Director for the Church of England in the West Midlands. Evie will take up her role in July working with six dioceses - Birmingham, Coventry, Gloucester, Hereford, Lichfield, and Worcester. It is the first collaborative project of its kind in the Church of England. She will lead a team of people who will support each diocese to promote racial justice more effectively and examine our culture, practices and policies to ensure fundamental principles of equality, diversity and inclusion run through everything we do, both in our worshipping communities and in our workplaces.

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