News Archive 2015

News from 1st January - 31st December 2015
  1. Archbishop of York outside York Minster

    Nestlé Support for the York Disaster Fund


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York today welcomed the support given by Nestlé to the York Disaster Fund.

  2. Archbishop John Sentamu in robes outside York Minster

    Statement from the Archbishop of York following floods this Christmas


    COMMENT - The Archbishop expresses his thanks and appreciation to all those who are giving up their time to help and care for those who have been flooded out. His prayer for all affected by flooding and statement follows in full:

  3. Archbishop with brass band on pilgrimage at Christmas

    Archbishop Sentamu’s Pilgrimage This Christmas


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in the York Press on Christmas Eve as he continues his pilgrimage of prayer, witness, and blessing in the Diocese of York.

  4. Archbishop John Sentamu in robes outside York Minster

    Looking Through the Telescope & Seeking a Bigger Picture


    FEATURE - The Archbishop writes in the Yorkshire Post on seeking out the bigger picture and the need for change

  5. Promotional material connected to Acts 435 Christmas Appeal 2015

    Acts 435 Donors Match Christmas Requests For Help


    NEWS - The Archbishop’s online giving charity Acts 435 is delighted to announce that it has matched all its requests for help made as part of its #anothergift campaign in time for Christmas.

  6. Archbishop standing outside a church with hat and coat on

    Archbishop Sentamu Visits HMP Kirklevington On Christmas Day


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York Dr John Sentamu is to visit Kirklevington Grange Prison on Christmas Day. He will lead the Christmas Day morning services. 

  7. Archbishop John Sentamu on mission in Middlesbrough at Teesside University

    Archbishop of York’s Pilgrimage Is Coming To Mowbray


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, is undertaking a Pilgrimage of Prayer, Witness and Blessing throughout the whole of his diocese. He started in Whitby on 1 December 2015 and will spend four days in the Mowbray Deanery starting on Saturday 2 January 2016

  8. Archbishop in BBC Radio Cleveland studio

    BBC Radio 2 - Pause for Thought - The Reed Warbler


    COMMENT - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu delivered his BBC Radio 2 Pause for Thought about a tiny bird called the Reed Warbler and Jesus being the Archbishop's best guide

  9. Archbishop Holgate's head boy and girl reading in York Minster 2015

    Archbishop Holgate’s Christmas Service at York Minster


    NEWS - The service will be in the nave of York Minster on Tuesday 15 December 2015 at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm, please be seated by 7.20pm.

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    Quarter of People Admit to Checking Work Emails on Christmas Day


    NEWS - The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, is calling for the UK to step away from their smartphones and put the heart back into Christmas - as the latest survey commissioned by Traidcraft, shows a quarter of the UK will check their work emails on Christmas Day.