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Church of England to step up pressure on firms to improve diversity
Exclusive: ‘You want to be in a world where boards of directors look like the communities in which they exist’

Kalyeena Makortoff Banking correspondent

17, Jan, 2021 @4:17 PM

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Thousands of churches in England opt to close over Covid fears
England’s lockdown allows communal worship, but some clergy are choosing to suspend services

Harriet Sherwood

17, Jan, 2021 @2:19 PM

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Covid vaccine jabs accompanied by organ music at Salisbury Cathedral
800-year-old building becomes temporary vaccination centre for priority patients invited by GPs

Steven Morris and agency

16, Jan, 2021 @4:17 PM

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Khan urges Johnson to close places of worship as Covid cases surge
London mayor writes to prime minister as some churches, mosques and synagogues close their doors

Harriet Sherwood

08, Jan, 2021 @4:36 PM

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Light brigade: the Christmas holdouts keeping their decorations up
English Heritage and Church of England back extending traditional January deadline to brighten gloom of lockdown

Archie Bland and Alex Mistlin

06, Jan, 2021 @6:28 AM

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C of E bishop warns of church closures due to Covid financial losses
Bishop of Manchester David Walker says uneconomic Victorian urban buildings most at risk

Harriet Sherwood

05, Jan, 2021 @6:19 PM

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Faith leaders in England urge caution over Covid lockdown exemption
Churches and mosques weigh up risks after announcement that places of worship can remain open

Harriet Sherwood

05, Jan, 2021 @11:05 AM

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The threat to churches’ vital role in society | Letters
Letters: Rev Andrew Lightbown on how churches’ finances have been hit by the Covid pandemic, and Fifi Charrington on her village church’s pop-up pub


28, Dec, 2020 @4:14 PM

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If the Church of England worships online, how can its historic buildings survive? | Simon Jenkins
Historic churches could again be at the heart of British life, says the Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins

Simon Jenkins

26, Dec, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Covid-19 dominates Christmas messages from Christian leaders
Pope urges nations to share vaccines while archbishop of Canterbury says ‘darkness has not overcome the light’

Kevin Rawlinson

25, Dec, 2020 @1:10 PM

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No need to go to church on Christmas Day, says Justin Welby
Archbishop of Canterbury says elderly and vulnerable should consider risks to themselves

Caroline Davies

20, Dec, 2020 @11:32 AM

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Senior faith leaders call for global decriminalisation of LGBT+ people
More than 370 sign declaration demanding ban on conversion practices before UK conference

Harriet Sherwood

16, Dec, 2020 @12:01 AM

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