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Hundreds to walk in solidarity with refugees as Lampedusa Cross is delivered to Plymouth shores

Posted: 18th November, 2016

The people of Plymouth are to be presented with a cross, handmade from the wreckage of capsized refugee boats, as a memorial to those who have perished in the Mediterranean Sea. On 19 November, the people of the south west have been invited to join a Walk of Witness through Plymouth city centre, starting at 10am at the piazza, to Plymouth Roman Catholic Cathedral, where a multi-faith service will take place. Organisations including the aid…

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The Dean of Exeter November Letter

Posted: 2nd November, 2016

The Very Rev Jonathan Draper, Dean of Exeter Cathedral records his November letter to the diocese. The text of the letter is printed in the November 2016 issue of the Church of England Devon magazine.

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Launch of the West Devon Mission Shed

Posted: 27th October, 2016

30 or so people from the West Devon area met at Toast Coffee House in Okehampton last week for the launch of the first mission resource hub (Mission Shed). They discussed how they could be in partnership to resource one another and grow the Whiddon Parish community. For more information about the launch of the North Devon and Plymouth Mission Sheds which take place in November, please see the links below: North Devon Mission Shed, Plymouth Mission Shed

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Food Justice

Posted: 17th October, 2016

Thirty or so people from community food projects throughout Devon gathered at The Old Deanery in Exeter on 13 October to share experiences and identify food justice priorities for the future. Please see report from the day: Pulling Together for Food Justice in Devon

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Bishop Nick October Letter

Posted: 13th October, 2016

The Rt Rev Nick McKinnel, Bishop of Plymouth records his October letter to the diocese. The text of the letter is printed in the October 2016 issue of the Church of England Devon magazine.

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The Ven Ian Chandler September letter

Posted: 9th September, 2016

The Ven Ian Chandler, Archdeacon of Plymouth, records his September letter to the diocese. The text of the letter is printed in the September 2016 issue of the Church of England Devon magazine.

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