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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 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.

My Groups
My Groups

If you want to use the Groups and Forums using the Google Groups interface click here My Google Groups How to register

With immediate effect, Google has changed the way that Groups work and no longer support the embedding of Groups inside websites.

Please follow this link to your Group Memberships instead. A video tutorial will be available soon.

Groups & Forums

Public Forums

General Forum

A short tutorial on registering for and using the general forum can be found in the video below. Private groups and forums require that you are firstly a registered user of the general forum but membership is by invite or by being added by the administrator.

Our forums and groups use Google Groups. Once you are a registered user, you can click this link to manage all your memberships directly in one place.

Diocesan Announcements

Current Announcements

Changes in Communications

The Dioceses of Durham and Newcastle are to merge their communication teams to give the Church of England a stronger voice in the North East of England. By bringing the teams together, a larger better-equipped team can be formed to help ensure the Church of England continues to promote its...

Join us on our Racial Justice Lent Course in 2021

Join us on our Lent Course in 2021 Thank you for your interest in the Durham Diocesan Racial Justice Lent Course. We welcome you now to the promised RRC webinar series of online reflections and discussions on Race, Racism & Anti-Semitism. The content of each webinar will vary, with a focus on...

Church of England’s Anti-racism Taskforce launches

A Taskforce set up to make bold changes to ensure greater racial equality in the Church of England has got underway, with the Archbishops of Canterbury and York joining its meeting today. The Anti-Racism Taskforce will carry out preparatory work ahead of the launch of the Archbishops’ Commission to address...

Your Announcements

Your Announcements

Spring Harvest Goes Digital

Like many events and activities, Spring Harvest is having to do things differently this year. It is putting together ‘Spring Harvest Home’ which will be free and accessible through their YouTube channel in the week after Easter (13th-17th April) and will include teaching, live worship, all-age activities and fun for all...