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A single mother whose five-year-old daughter is in a vegetative state and at the centre of a life-support treatment dispute has told a High Court judge that she will not give up. Doctors treating Pipp...

The Rt Rev Christopher Foster is to retire as Bishop of Portsmouth. Bishop Christopher made the announcement on the same day as his wife, Canon Sally Davenport, told worshippers at Holy Trinity and St...

Christian leaders in Wakefield are sending sixty-five thousand Christmas cards to households across the city in a bid to lift spirits at the end of a difficult year. Bishop Tony Robinson who led the i...

More than 500 people aged over 80 have been identified by Croydon churches to be vaccinated against Covid-19 in the space of just a few days.  Revd Andy Dovey, Lead for Chaplaincy and Spiritual C...

Those wishing to attend services this Christmas time are being encouraged not to leave it too late to book their seats as church buildings reach capacity. The Church of England has advised churches to...

The first same-sex religious wedding in Northern Ireland has taken place. Chris McNaghten and Jon Swan married in Co Antrim in a ceremony on Saturday afternoon officiated by a religious minister with ...

The UK will end direct taxpayer support for fossil fuel projects abroad as part of efforts to tackle climate change, Boris Johnson has announced. The move, announced as the UK prepares to co-host an i...

Over three in four adults are looking for ways to help those less fortunate this Christmas time according to World Vision. A YouGov (and Ipsos ) survey commissioned by the children's charity found...

The Bishop for Prisons and Deputy Chaplain General have been formally commissioned over Zoom by Justin Welby during a service of evening prayer conducted from Lambeth Palace. The Bishop of Gloucester,...

A church leader in Spain has said it is "very disappointing" that the Canary Islands have been removed from the safe-travel list, with Christmas only two weeks away.  From 12th December...

Ofcom has received over 400 complaints about a storyline in Emmerdale which sees a woman contemplating aborting her pregnancy because the baby has Downs Syndrome. The actual episode where she decides ...

The Church of England is launching a new Rural Teaching Partnership to address teacher recruitment challenges faced by some C of E schools. The partnership, with the education charity Teach First and ...

Two notorious criminals who are serving life sentences for some of the worst offences of rape ever tried in England and Wales have had their minimum jail terms increased by the Court of Appeal. One of...

A retired teacher will appear in court next year accused of sexually assaulting boys at the prestigious Salisbury Cathedral School. Piers Le Cheminant, 75, has been served with a summons over alleged ...

A church treasurer who swindled more than £450,000 from charities has been jailed for three years. Craig McCulloch, 34, stole more than £130,000 in funds from the congregation and bank acc...

Dame Barbara Windsor has been remembered for legacy not only in entertainment but also in raising awareness of Alzheimer's disease. The much-loved star, who suffered from the illness, died on Thur...

Premier League footballer Olivier Giroud has taken part in an online fundraising gala for the persecuted church. Giroud auctioned off his National French jersey worn on his 100th match with the nation...

C.S. Lewis' former secretary Walter Hooper has died at the age of 89. Hooper will be best remembered for spending his life, from Lewis's death in November of 1963 to his own death earlier this...

A church in Derbyshire has seen an outpouring of solidarity as hundreds of people committed to contributing towards the reparations of the church. All Saints' Church in Mackworth was completely ra...

CalledOut Music has been crowned 'Best Gospel Act' by the 2020 MOBO Awards. With two albums and multiple singles to his credit, the Basingstoke native has earned an AGMMA award, over 10 millio...