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An 85-year-old priest from Norwich has joined up to half-a-million young Catholics in Panama to celebrate World Youth Day (WYD). Fr Michael Johnston was among young people from the Diocese of East An...

An 85-year-old man has spent more than 20 years of his retirement and sold his antique business to restore a church thought to be more than 1,000 years old Bob Davey was told about St Mary's in ...

According to new research, nine out of ten RE teachers experience delight or surprise from students' reactions at least once a week. A study by the Religious Education Council of England & Wales ...

The vast majority of retail staff at large stores across the UK are opposed to longer opening hours.  New research by the shop workers' trade union Usdaw shows 91% would be against the Governmen...

A 90-year-old Christian woman from Norfolk has shaved her head to raise money for Christian Aid's Refugee Crisis Appeal. Marion Courtney from Harleston, Norfolk, is a keen rugby fan and had her head ...

Just three per cent of people aged between 18 and 24 will go to church on Christmas Day, a new poll by Sky Data has revealed. The survey of 1,600 people reveals young adults are disproportionately le...

A Christian charity has revealed that 99 per cent of Christian mission workers live below the recommended living costs and can struggle to cover the essentials. Data from Stewardship - an organisatio...

Christians have been urged to stop drinking alcohol after new research revealed three in five adults drink alcohol to help them cope with day-to-day life. Research by Drinkaware looked at the drinkin...

A Christian charity said the Church should make efforts to partner with schools after new figures claim up to one in four secondaries in England are struggling The report, published by the Religious...

Samaritan's Purse is launching the Raising Families project today. A new project intending to lift 30,000 families around the world out of poverty is being launched today.Christian charity Samaritan'...

As England and Australia went head to head in the cricket World Cup semi-final on Thursday, to fight for a place in the finals, another English cricket team mad A northern inter-diocesan cricket team...

Christian campaign group has urged the Government to step-up its awareness campaigns on the issue in the wake of the findings. Nearly one fifth of children have arranged offline meetings with friends...

Traditional clergy wear could be a thing of the past after the launch of a fashion brand specifically to cater to female clergy.  Collared boutique has created a range especially for female prie...

The National Churches Trust has launched a special scheme so that people have more ways to enjoy their local church, for example through food festivals or book '50 Things to do in a Church' is encou...

This week marked the half-way point in the life of the Coalition Government. The Prime Minister and his Deputy used this to confirm that the Coalition would sta Alongside a continuing commitment to r...

In the week when 25% of Italians voted for a comedian in their General election one might expect more humour in politics, but not at Westminster. Liberal Democrat supporters have been discombobulated...

668 teenagers were surveyed and their online behaviour monitored over nine months. The think tank Demos who conducted the research is recommending that the gove Premier spoke to Lahna Pottle from the...

Women admit they'd been treated differently while pregnant or after returning from maternity leave A survey has revealed one in four mothers say they've experienced unfair treatment from their employ...

The first Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) of the year was remarkably free of the usual slanging match between the PM and Labour leader. This was probably beca Christmas and the New Year were spoile...

Storms and the resulting floods have been the most demanding issue for Government this week. Rail links to Cornwall were cut when the line through Dawlish was w Homes on the Somerset levels remain un...