News and Communications

Stained glass celebration day at Bradford Cathedral this summer

First published on: 10th August 2023

Stained Glass Summer continues across the diocese with the chance to learn about famous designer William Morris and his company’s 160-year-old creations at Bradford Cathedral.

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Sex, death and Christian ethics all at a Dales church from Autumn

First published on: 7th August 2023

Sex, death, war and Artificial Intelligence are on the menu at Food for Thought talks by a leading theologian to be held in one of our Dales churches starting in September.

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National Church launches new projects to champion its diversity

First published on: 2nd August 2023

​​​​​​​THE Church of England has launched an initiative to encourage stronger networking between clergy, ordinands, and lay ministers and leaders of Global Majority Heritage/UK Minority Heritage (GMH/UKME).


Pop out of the rain into Bradford Cathedral's summer Pop-up Cafe

First published on: 2nd August 2023

Bradford Cathedral is hosting a special Pop-up Café for a month, selling a range of hot and cold drinks, cakes and made-to-order food in its beautiful and dry building.

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New resources for our churches to support Sudan

First published on: 31st July 2023

New resources to help our churches pray for Sudan have been shared with churches across the diocese.


The next steps for Barnabas: Encouraging Confidence

First published on: 28th July 2023

Barnabas: Encouraging Confidence is a long-term programme, with much to come in the next weeks, months and years.


Special lakeside service for all takes place on Bank Holiday Sunday

First published on: 28th July 2023

A holiday time service held beside stunning Semerwater in the heart of the Dales takes place for parishioners and visitors on Sunday, August 27.

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Barnabas reduces barriers for parishes in all their work

First published on: 26th July 2023

The Diocese of Leeds is keen to make sure that all have the chance to get involved in Barnabas: Encouraging Confidence.


Barnabas increases diocesan support for children and families

First published on: 24th July 2023

As part of Barnabas: Encouraging Confidence, the Diocese of Leeds is pleased to be able to expand support offered to children, young people and families.


Horbury parish to connect with children and families

First published on: 21st July 2023

One of our Wakefield parishes is able to connect more with children and families thanks to new funding.


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