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Refugee Tales comes to Sussex

Refugee Tales comes to Sussex

21 May 2019 Read more

On Friday 5th July this year around sixty walkers will be arriving in Brighton with their packs and walking boots, excited and a little anxious as they prepare to embark on a five-day walk from Brighton to Hastings.

Refugee Tales is subtitled ‘A Walk in Solidarity with Refugees, Asylum Seekers and Detainees’. Walkers will hear stories of those seeking asylum in the UK who have found themselves indefinitely detained under immigration rules. The UK is the only country in Europe that detains people indefinitely. The purpose of the project is to end that policy.

 This year the walkers will start from Brighton and walk to Lewes, then on to Alfriston. The walk then continues to Eastbourne where the Bishop of ...

  • New Diocesan website to go live

    New Diocesan website to go live

    21 May 2019 Read more
    We are excited to announce that the new Diocesan website will go live on the evening of Monday 3rd June. The new and refreshed website includes changes to design and layout, but most importantly, search ...
  • Diocesan Synod May 2019

    Diocesan Synod May 2019

    19 May 2019 Read more
    Many laity and clergy elected as synod members from across the Diocese gathered for the second session of the seventeenth Diocesan Synod yesterday, (Saturday 18 May) to discuss mission and ministry as well as issues ...
  • Join us for an amazing celebration

    Join us for an amazing celebration

    19 May 2019 Read more
    Many Voices - One Spirit takes place at the Dome in Brighton on Sunday, June 9.Booked as the keynote speaker is Roy Crowne from Hope Together. Roy became HOPE Together Executive Director in March 2010 ...