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The 10 most recent press releases from the Church of England can be read below. You can read all such press releases since 1999 by clicking on the relevant year in the right hand column. The search option will help you find news on a specific subject.

Explode stereotypes and challenge perceptions - new RE teacher recruitment

Explode stereotypes and challenge perceptions - new RE teacher recruitmentExplode stereotypes and challenge perceptions - CofE Chief Education officer supports new RE teacher recruitment campaign

Daily Digest: Ven Rachel Treweek, Archdeacon of Hackney is to become the Bishop of Gloucester

Daily Digest: Ven Rachel Treweek, Archdeacon of Hackney is to become the Bishop of GloucesterDaily Digest: Ven Rachel Treweek, Archdeacon of Hackney is to become the Bishop of Gloucester

Church of England welcomes Royal Assent for Lords Spiritual (Women) Bill

Church of England welcomes Royal Assent for Lords Spiritual (Women) BillChurch of England welcomes Royal Assent for Lords Spiritual (Women) Bill

Grants for cathedrals and church roofs announced by Chancellor

Grants for cathedrals and church roofs announced by ChancellorNearly 400 Church of England parishes are to receive grants for urgent repairs to their church roofs in the first round of awards from the Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund, Chancellor George Osborne announced today.

First female diocesan bishop announced

First female diocesan bishop announced10 Downing St announced today that the next Bishop of Gloucester will be the Ven Rachel Treweek, currently Archdeacon of Hackney in London Diocese. She will be the first female diocesan bishop in the Church of England.

Daily Digest: Revd Canon Alison White announced as next Bishop of Hull

Daily Digest: Revd Canon Alison White announced as next Bishop of HullDaily Digest: Revd Canon Alison White announced as next Bishop of Hull

Canon Alison White to be next Bishop of Hull

Canon Alison White to be next Bishop of HullDowning Street announced today that the new Bishop of Hull will be Canon Alison White, currently Advisor for Spirituality and Spiritual Direction in Newcastle Diocese. She will be the second female bishop in the Church of England following the appointment of the Rt Revd Libby Lane as Bishop of Stockport at the end of last year.

Daily Digest: Archbishop to lead prayers and blessing at Richard III reinterment

Daily Digest: Archbishop to lead prayers and blessing at Richard III reintermentDaily Digest: Archbishop to lead prayers and blessing at Richard III reinterment

Report praises distinctive identity of St Stephen's House, Oxford

Report praises distinctive identity of St Stephen's House, OxfordReport praises distinctive identity of St Stephen's House, Oxford

Daily Digest: 5,000 people visited Leicester Cathedral to view Richard III's coffin before his remains are reinterred on Thursday

Daily Digest: 5,000 people visited Leicester Cathedral to view Richard III's coffin before his remains are reinterred on ThursdayDaily Digest: 5,000 people visited Leicester Cathedral to view Richard III's coffin before his remains are reinterred on Thursday

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