Donate to homelessness appeal

The Diocese of London is running an appeal to support 15 charities that work with parishes to provide winter night shelters. Since 2010 the number of people sleeping rough in Greater London has doubled to 8,000. Bishop Pete said: “We want not only to consider the Christian response to homelessness, but also to think on…

Daily Mail story on UK poverty

The Daily Mail reported on UK poverty this week. New research shows that 400,000 more pensioners and 300,000 more children are living in poverty compared to 2012-13. The Institute for Fiscal Studies estimates that the number of UK children living in poverty will rise to 5.2 million over the next five years. The current figure…

STL digital news letter

This week St Laurence’s launched its new look digital newsletter. It carries a mixture of national and regional church news, as well as Cowley church information. To sign up to receive the weekly newsletter by email, contact the church office on officestlaurence258@gmail.com

Carols in Uxbridge

St Margaret’s have organised carols in the Pavilions shopping centre in Uxbridge. Go along on 6th or 7th December from 5pm to 6pm to get into the Christmas spirit. 🎄

Homelessness appeal

The Diocese of London has launched an appeal to support homelessness charities in the diocese. Money raised will go to 15 charities that work with churches to provide night shelters. Bishop Pete (currently acting Bishop of London) said: “We have huge ambitions for the campaign: ambitions which I know that parishes within the Diocese are…