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Worcester Vicar completes charity walk

Chris Stuart in the Lake District 27 Apr 2015

Chris Stuart, vicar of the churches of St John-in-Bedwardine, St Clement, and St David in Worcester,has completed a 192 mile ‘Coast to Coast’ walk, from St Bees in Cumbria to Robin Hood’s Bay in North Yorkshire – and all in aid of Maggs Day Centre for the Homeless, and the Worcestershire Breast Unit Campaign.

The walk was devised by legendary walker Alfred Wainwright back in the 1970s, and takes in no less than three of the UK’s National Parks (The Lake District, The Yorkshire Dales, and the Yorkshire Moors). Chris said: "It was brilliant – in fact, I enjoyed it so much I’d quite happily have gone on (for a bit!). Fantastic weather helped (apart from one very scary day when we got trapped in a mini-blizzard up on the moors and had to throw ourselves on the hospitality of a local farmer and his family), as did the friendliness of the people we met.Thanks to ... more

Christian Aid Week 2015

Loko from Ethiopia 23 Apr 2015

​Christian Aid Week takes place between Sunday 10 and Saturday 16 May. more

Crowds packed College Hall for charity gig

Cathedral Chaos 21 Apr 2015

Worcester Cathedral's College Hall was rocked on Saturday night with a charity gig. more

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Safeguarding - Basic Awareness Training

Where: St Leonards, Beoley
When: 28 April 2015 - 10am - 12.30

Basic Safeguarding Awareness courses are run by the Diocesan Safeguarding training team.

Those working with children or adults should attend the diocesan training course (which is specific to the church environment) within 12 months of taking up a post, even if they already have previous knowledge of safeguarding.

Churchwardens and PCC members are also welcome and encouraged to attend.

There is no charge for the course but it is essential to book in advance by contacting crbadmin@cofe-worcester.org.uk to ensure that there are spaces available or that the events is viable.

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Diocesan Synod March 2015

A Summary of Diocesan Synod held at St. Peter's Baptist Church on Saturday 7 March, 2015. Includes:

  • Progress report on Kingdom People Vision & Strategic Planning for the 2020s
  • Discussion of the (national) House of Bishops’ Pastoral Letter regarding the General Election
  • The Church’s engagement with those living in deprived communities


Prayer Diary March - May 2015

Download the diocesan prayer diary for March - May 2015


2015 Lent Course Pack

(Smaller file size PDF for online / tablet viewing)


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