St John's Shildon has been awarded the national Green Congregation Award in a ceremony held at Lambeth Palace. Nicholas Holtam, Bishop of Salisbury, announced the winners...
St John’s Church’s Shildon Alive Project has been awarded a further £378,341 from the Big Lottery for the transformation of the community of Shildon...

Places of Welcome

Many of us would consider our churches to be welcoming places, but could they also be ‘places of welcome’!? While...
An update from the Clewer Initiative Homeless people at risk of modern slavery Staff and volunteers at night shelters are being urged to be on the...
Churches across the Church of England’s Diocese of Durham are fighting to end slavery and trafficking across the North East by raising public awareness.  Throughout...
Four Ladies from Churches in the Billingham area of The Diocese of Durham are heading to London this week to meet Jamie Oliver in...
The Rt Revd, Sarah Clark, Bishop of Jarrow has formally opened the new premises of Shildon Alive marking the next stage in the project...
Bishop Paul has today, 2nd July 2019 delivered a speech to the Annual Tripartite Consultation on Resettlement Conference in Geneva. INTRODUCTION It is a pleasure to...