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Iona Community's John Bell leads day of joyful song in the Dales

First published on: 3rd March 2023

John Bell of the Iona Community leads a joyful day of song at St Alkelda's, Giggleswick


Church open morning to show off electric heaters

First published on: 9th February 2023

One of our Ripon area churches is looking to reduce their emissions and keep people warm, and is sharing their findings with the diocese.


A Generosity Week enables organ repair in Ripon area church

First published on: 8th February 2023

One of our Ripon churches has been celebrating the generosity of their congregation, which has allowed them to repair their organ.


Honorary Canons are installed at Ripon Cathedral

First published on: 31st January 2023

A range of Honorary Canons have been installed at Ripon Cathedral in recognition of their service and dedication to the diocese.


Diocese says farewell to Bishop Helen-Ann as she heads for Newcastle

First published on: 17th January 2023

The Diocese bade a fond farewell to the Rt Revd Dr Helen-Ann Hartley at a special evensong service at Ripon Cathedral.


Threads through Creation shared with Ripon area school children

First published on: 14th December 2022

​​​​​​​More than 400 pupils from nine schools went to Ripon Cathedral to see their ‘Threads through Creation’ exhibition this autumn.


Christmas fair raises an amazing £38,500 thanks to volunteers

First published on: 30th November 2022

Hundreds of turkey sandwiches were served with tea, coffee and mulled wine to visitors who flocked to the Ripon Cathedral Christmas Gift and Food Fair.


Fantastic response to Harrogate theology essay competition from young people

First published on: 21st November 2022

How God and science explain the universe is the topic of the winning essay in the Harrogate School of Theology and Mission’s recent competition.


Angels prompt deep reflections at new art exhibition

First published on: 9th November 2022

Images of angels in a new art exhibition at St Peter’s Harrogate are prompting thought and reflection.


Craven churches share great green work with community

First published on: 7th November 2022

Skipton Library is hosting a display about the great work of the Towards Carbon Neutral Churches in Craven group this November.

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