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Bishop Helen-Ann Hartley inaugurated at Newcastle Cathedral

First published on: 24th April 2023

Some thousand people gathered at Newcastle Cathedral to celebrate the inauguration of the Right Reverend Dr Helen-Ann Hartley as the 13th Bishop of Newcastle.


Pet service in Bellerby blesses pets past and present

First published on: 19th April 2023

A recent pet service in Bellerby gave people the opportunity to celebrate and pray for their pets, past and present.


Families flock to the Ripon Cathedral Spring Food Home & Garden Fair

First published on: 19th April 2023

Hundreds of families poured through the doors of Ripon Cathedral to enjoy this years Spring Food, Home & Garden Fair. 


Good Friday marked by mini Dales pilgrimage to three churches

First published on: 8th April 2023

Good Friday was marked by a mini pilgrimage through stunning Dales scenery by walkers from the churches of Gargrave, Coniston Cold and Kirkby Malham.


Palm Sunday procession packs Skipton at start of Holy Week

First published on: 3rd April 2023

Hordes of people gathered in Skipton to watch or take part in the town’s Palm Sunday Procession.


People of all faiths gather for community Iftar in Pendle

First published on: 31st March 2023

Some 300 people of different faiths came together for the first ever community Iftar to held in Barnoldswick in our Ripon Episcopal Area.


Workshops share new ideas for heating our churches

First published on: 22nd March 2023

Despite the intervention of North Yorkshire snow, some 40 people from 25 parishes attended two heating workshops at Embsay on Saturday, March 18. 


Yorkshire Dales church transformed after twelve years of fundraising and care

First published on: 21st March 2023

Following an extensive programme of restoration, repair and facility upgrades, a picturesque Yorkshire Dales Grade II* listed church continues to welcome and serve the local community.


Faith and confidence enable vital improvements to one of our churches

First published on: 17th March 2023

Faith and determination supported parishioners at St John the Baptist, Low Bentham as they successfully improved their church for the community


Ripon Cathedral launches public consultation

First published on: 13th March 2023

The Chapter of Ripon Cathedral, the cathedral’s governing body, has opened a public consultation on its proposed new Constitution and Statutes – the documents which describe how the cathedral is run.

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