Grendon Church of England Primary School named ‘Primary School of the Year’ at the 2019 TES Awards!

Grendon Church of England Primary School named ‘Primary School of the Year’ at the 2019 TES Awards!

Grendon Church of England Primary School is celebrating after winning the prestigious ‘Primary School of the Year’ award at The Times Educational Supplement (TES) School Awards 2019! The announcement was made on Friday 21 June at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane, at a ceremony presented by Harry Hill. The Diocesan school, located in the District of […]

New Diocesan Parish Giving Scheme is launched

New Diocesan Parish Giving Scheme is launched

Parish treasurers, churchwardens and clergy from around the Diocese gathered in Oundle on Thursday 20th June and in Moulton on Wednesday 26th June for the launch of the Parish Giving Scheme (PGS) for the Diocese of Peterborough. Helen Richardson, Chief Executive of the PGS, and Victoria James, the Chair of Trustees, introduced the scheme. The […]

All the President’s Women

All the President’s Women

Jill Cannings, a Lay Minister from Uppingham, is the Diocesan President for Mothers’ Union. She shares her experience below of the recent visit to the Diocese of the Mothers’ Union Worldwide President, Sheran Harper. It was a great joy to recently welcome our new Worldwide President, Sheran Harper, to the Diocese. Sheran comes from Guyana, […]

Come & See Update – 7 June 2019

Come & See Update – 7 June 2019

CHURCHES: – here’s the latest on who’s doing what … St John the Baptist, Chalveston Prayer stations have been set up New photo of the ‘Pray and See’ candle in action   Whitefriars Rushden We have a prayer event every day for the 10 days and then a 24 hour prayer vigil on Saturday/Sunday 8 […]

Come & See update – 31st May 2019

Come & See update – 31st May 2019

The ‘Come and See’ praise and prayer event held last Saturday (25th May) was attended by over 130 worshippers. Here’s just a few comments from those who attended the service:  “We found the service very uplifting and inspiring …” “… lovely, uplifting worship from the accomplished worship band, thoughtful prayers, and huge inspiration and encouragement from both Bishop […]

‘Motivating the Million’: The 2019 Richard Beadon Lecture

‘Motivating the Million’: The 2019 Richard Beadon Lecture

The 2019 Richard Beadon Lecture will be held on Saturday 22nd June, and will be given this year by Revd Canon Dave Male, Director of Evangelism and Discipleship for the Archbishop’s Council. Entitled ‘Motivating the Million’, the talk is aimed at equipping and releasing people for evangelism and discipleship in the whole of their lives. […]

A Diamond Jubilee celebration

A Diamond Jubilee celebration

A special service will be held at St Matthew’s Church, Northampton on Saturday 8th June to celebrate Canon Peter Garlick’s 60 years of ministry. We recently caught up with Peter to ask him about this incredible achievement. 60 years of ministry is an amazing achievement, Peter. How do you feel having reached this milestone? I […]

Statement from the Diocese of Peterborough regarding the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

Statement from the Diocese of Peterborough regarding the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse

On 9th May 2019, the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) published its report into the Anglican Church, based on its case studies last year of the Diocese of Chichester and the response to allegations against the former Bishop of Gloucester, Peter Ball. The 252-page report makes five recommendations about a range of issues. The report states […]