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Groups, Forums & Announcements

This page contains links to our groups and forums as well as announcements from the Diocese and its officers. The General Forum is a public group and can be viewed by anyone. Membership of the General Forum can be requested – posting is in the forum is limited to forum members only. The other Groups and Forums are closed and membership is by invite only. Please contact [email protected] if you need to request membership privileges. Each Group and Forum link will take you to a web interface where you can sign-in if you are a member.

Groups & Forums

Public Forums

General Forum

Closed Groups & Forums

Audit Committee

Bishop’s Council

Clergy Forum

Communications Chat

Diocesan Synod

Finance Group

A short tutorial on registering for and using the general forum. Private groups are the same for creating and account and posting accept you can only be invited to join a group.

Diocesan Announcements

Current Announcements

BISHOP OF DURHAM STATEMENT ON MANCHESTER ARENA ATTACK

The Rt Revd Paul Butler, Bishop of Durham has issued the following statement in response to the events in Manchester last night. He said: "The events in Manchester last night are a wanton attack on innocent and vulnerable people. “My thoughts and prayers are with all those affected and particularly for...

National Church – Safeguarding Notices

John Smythe Case - April 2017 To read the update and associated information please follow the link: https://www.churchofengland.org/clergy-office-holders/safeguarding-children-vulnerable-adults.aspx

New Safeguarding documents issued

The Church of England has issued several new safeguarding related documents since December 2016. These can be downloaded here:  Full details of these documents can be found here: For full details please visit this link. A Safeguarding Update Bulletin will be circulated soon.

Your Announcements

Your Announcements

Daily Devotional Readings

We have been asked to share this: To celebrate 20 years York Courses has produced a booklet of Daily Devotional Readings from Easter to Pentecost. DAILY DEVOTIONAL READINGS A 48-page booklet with a thoughtful reading for every day from Easter to Pentecost (‘Whit Sunday’). £2.99 each, with free UK post and packing Multipack of  3...