Manchester Diocese

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Heritage Open Days - what will you discover?

Heritage Open Days - what will you discover?

From 10 13 September, thousands of volunteers across the country invite you to experience local history, architecture and culture.

Published: 27 August 2015

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Mancunians urged to stand together against hatred

Speaking ahead of a demonstration by far-right group White Pride tomorrow, the Bishop of Manchester and the Mayor of Greater Manchester are standing together against intolerance and hatred on our streets.

Published: 21 August 2015

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Canon Peter Leakey RIP

Peter's funeral will be held at Christ Church, Pennington, Leigh on Tuesday 1 September at 2pm.

Published: 20 August 2015

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Training Evening for PCC Secretaries

Training Evening for PCC Secretaries

17 September 2015

Topics will include: • Help! I'm a PCC Secretary! • Basic Responsibilities • What is a PCC? • Setting the agenda • Record Keeping • Minutes that...

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Telling our stories ... World Mental Health Day

Telling our stories ... World Mental Health Day

10 October 2015

A Service to acknowledge and affirm the one in four people who will experience some form of mental illness in...

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The Diocese of Manchester is the Church of England in Greater Manchester - Manchester, Salford, Bury, Bolton, Oldham, Rochdale, Rossendale; parts of Stockport, Tameside, Trafford and Wigan; and an area of East and South Lancashire.