Restored 1735 organ plays again at Christ Church Spitalfields, after fifty-year silence with a series of concerts in its honour.
The church of St Mary of Eton in Hackney Wick has won a RIBA National Award for its site redevelopment and renovations including new flats, church renovation and new community halls and landscaping.
Local charity, Hope in Tottenham, and St Ann’s South Tottenham joined with the Met to run a ‘Stay safe – have fun’ festival for schools ahead of the outdoor festival and Notting Hill Carnival season.
30 children from across two of Tottenham’s estates came together at The Engine Room for a performing arts workshop aimed at providing affordable access to the arts and promoting community cohesion.
Stories of how buildings that lay locked and empty have been reopened through a commitment of time, money and energy from those who longed to see them filled by new worshipping communities.
In 1933 a baby, left by the font in St Cyprian’s, was named after the church, lived in orphanages in the UK, and was sent to Canada in 1945. 70 years later, Cye Glentworth returns to visit the church.
The close relationship between the CofE and the Lutheran Church in Great Britain has been celebrated at St Mary-at-Hill in Billingsgate, where a Lutheran congregation meets for a weekly service.
Faith leaders in Britain have pledged to fast and pray for the success of key international climate change negotiations in a new declaration warning of the “huge challenge” facing the world over global warming.