Changes to the Diocese of Worcester Clergy Holiday Fund

21 February 2018, Robert Higham

Because there are currently sufficient funds to do so, the Trustees have suspended the practice of grants not normally being made to the same applicant more frequently than once in every two years.Find out more: www.cofe-worcester.org.uk/diocesan-compendium/ministry/clergy-holiday-fund/ more

Sermon podcast: Lent 2

19 February 2018, Sermon Podcasts

Guy Hewlett, Rector in the Gornal & Sedgley Team, 25 February 2018 more

Church spires to boost rural wifi access

18 February 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. more

Shakespeare's marriage bond recognised by UNESCO

Shakespeare's marriage bond
15 February 2018

Documents revealing the story of Shakespeare's personal, business and family life have been listed on UNESCO International Memory of the World. The collection includes three documents that we hold as part of the Diocese of Worcester collection.


Old Hill Church gets National Lottery Support

Holy Trinity Old Hill
15 February 2018, Sam Setchell

Holy Trinity, Old Hill has been awarded an initial grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund. more

The Cathedral Turned Upside Down!

15 February 2018, James Atkinson

​Visitors to the Cathedral during this February half-term will have the opportunity to explore the fascinating story of Worcester Cathedral during the English Civil War through a new, interactive App. more

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

14 February 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. more

Bishop John's Lent Message 2018

13 February 2018, Bishop John

This year, Bishop John has used his Lent message to launch an appeal for Berega Hospital in Morogoro to mark the 10th anniversary of his enthronement as Bishop of Worcester. more

Sermon podcast: Lent 1

Peter Atkinson preaching
12 February 2018, Peter Atkinson

Peter Atkinson, Dean of Worcester, 18 February 2018. more

Safeguarding presentation at General Synod

12 February 2018

12/02/2018 more