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The Diocese of London aims to be a leader in the field of environmental concern and action. We believe that care for the natural environment, which is God’s creation, is a fundamental duty for all Christians.

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Stairs and stained glass at St Paul's Old Ford
/ 8 August 2017

Parish Eco Church awards doubled

Eco Church awards to London parish churches have just doubled from three to six. The award scheme provides tools to help churches weave their response to environmental issues into all that they do.

Solar panels at Christ Church Chelsea
/ 27 July 2017

Cutting our carbon footprint in the Parish of Chelsea

The PCC of St Luke’s and Christ Church Chelsea tell us about their journey to become the first Anglican church in Kensington and Chelsea to install solar panels.

The Southwood Garden at St James’s Church Piccadilly
/ 20 July 2017

Garden at St James’s Church Piccadilly gets a Green Flag

The Southwood Garden at St James’s Church Piccadilly has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in the world.

The Bishop of Stepney attending the Cloudesley Service
/ 4 July 2017

Sustainable Church Buildings Project to help Islington churches cut energy use

To mark the 500th anniversary of Richard Cloudesley’s legacy, a new project has been launched to help Islington parishes reduce their energy use through the care and maintenance of their buildings.

Aerial view of London Heathrow airport
/ 26 May 2017

Diocese partners Oxford and Southwark for joint response on Heathrow expansion

The Diocese of London has joined with the Dioceses of Oxford and Southwark in submitting a united response to the government on its plans to expand Heathrow with a third runway.

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