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Day of Prayer for the Media

Day of Prayer for the Media

Churches and Christians across the UK will come together on Sunday 8 May to pray for Christians working within the media.

Raising Funds for a Project

Raising Funds for a Project

In her presentations in March, National Legacy and Funding Officer, Eleanor Gill, explains that there are six steps to planning a successful Capital Campaign: Vision, Leadership, Need, Preparation, Community Benefit

Lay Ministers head for 150th anniversary with Duke of Edinburgh

Lay Ministers head for 150th anniversary with Duke of Edinburgh

A group of 20 ‘lay readers’ from Cambridgeshire and west Norfolk will be heading for central London on Ascension Day (Thursday 5 May) to celebrate 150 years of Readers’ ministry in the Church of England. The Duke of Edinburgh will attend the service at All Souls’ Church, Langham Place, led by the Bishop of Sodor and Man, the Rt Revd Robert Paterson.

Week of events looks to ‘hope and future’

Week of events looks to ‘hope and future’

Churches in the south Cambridgeshire villages of Sawston and Babraham are about to start a week of events and activities under the banner of ‘A Hope and a Future’.

Vacancy: Job Vacancy: Receptionist

Vacancy: Job Vacancy: Receptionist

The Diocesan Office is seeking a Receptionist to work in the Diocesan office (Monday 0830 - 1230, Tuesday 0830-1700 and Wednesday 0830-1700)

Service recognised in Etheldreda Medal

Service recognised in Etheldreda Medal

Generous and outstanding service to the community in Ely Diocese – Cambridgeshire and West Norfolk – will be recognised in medals awarded by the Bishop of Ely, the Rt Revd Stephen Conway.

Will you be praying for the EU vote?

Will you be praying for the EU vote?

Are any churches in Ely Diocese planning to be open specially for prayer on the day of the EU referendum or before?

Bishop praises Queen’s wisdom and faith

Bishop praises Queen’s wisdom and faith

The Queen’s own deep faith is a unifying force that enables her to honour people of all other faiths across the UK and Commonwealth, the Bishop of Ely said today. Preaching at a commemorative evensong at Ely Cathedral to mark HM Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday, the Rt Revd Stephen Conway praised the wise and consistent leadership she had shown over her several decades on the British throne and as head of the Church of England.

Stranger than fiction – the mediaeval toilet door

Stranger than fiction – the mediaeval toilet door

For a quarter of a century the Grade I-listed St Peter’s Church in Horningsea, north of Cambridge, had an outside privy. But for the 21st century the parochial church council wanted access from inside the building to create a facility that the whole village could make use of.

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

The new headteacher at Ermine Street Church Academy – the first of Alconbury Weald’s primary schools – has taken up post to prepare for the school’s September launch.

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop's Rural Deans' Meeting - Residential

Tue 3 May 2016 - Wed 4 May 2016

Bishop's Rural Deans' Meeting

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Growing as a Disciple - Course dates for 2016 - Deanery of St Neots

Wed 4 May 2016

Leaders: Susan Rawlings LLM, Revd Jes Salt

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Growing as a Disciple - Course dates for 2016 - Deanery of Ely

Wed 4 May 2016

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop of Huntingdon attends Ascension Day service to celebrate 150th anniversary of LLMs

Thu 5 May 2016

Bishop of Huntingdon attends Ascension Day service to celebrate 150th anniversary of LLMs, All Souls', Langham Place, London

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop of Huntingdon chairs a Federation Working Party

Fri 6 May 2016

Bishop of Huntingdon chairs a Federation Working Party meeting regional representatives, Westcott House, Cambridge

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Mission Shaped Ministry Course

Sat 7 May 2016

You are invited to share a learning journey in a supportive community to be equipped for a lifetime of good practice and learning in growing fresh expressions of church.

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Children’s Ministry

Sat 7 May 2016

The Children’s Ministry training course has been revised and restructured for 2016

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop of Huntingdon attends Men's Breakfast at Feltwell

Sat 7 May 2016

Bishop of Huntingdon attends Men's Breakfast at Feltwell

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Feast Day of Julian of Norwich, c.1417

Sun 8 May 2016

An anchoress who served as a spiritual writer, counsellor and advisor.

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop of Huntingdon leads closing service for Mission Week

Sun 8 May 2016

Bishop of Huntingdon leads closing service for Mission Week at St Mary's, Sawston

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop of Huntingdon attends Growth Fund Committee meeting

Mon 9 May 2016

Bishop of Huntingdon attends Growth Fund Committee meeting

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Easter Region Training Partnership: Course Dates for 2016

Tue 10 May 2016 - Thu 12 May 2016

Course Dates for 2016

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Archdeacons’ Visitations 2016

Tue 10 May 2016

Archdeaconries of Cambridge and of Huntingdon and Wisbech

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Bishop of Huntingdon at licensing of the Revd Richard Gibbs

Tue 10 May 2016

Bishop of Huntingdon at licensing of the Revd Richard Gibbs as Priest-in-Charge of Stilton and Elton groups of parishes, All Saints', Elton

New Head getting ready to launch Alconbury Weald’s first school

Basic Safeguarding Awareness Training

Wed 11 May 2016

Basic Safeguarding Awareness Training

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