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  • Meeting needs in St Vincent after La Soufrière erupts
    The Diocese of St Albans has called for generous support for the longer-term needs of the churches and people of St Vincent following the severe eruption of the La Soufrière…
  • The Revd Paula Vennells
    Following the Court of Appeal judgment given on 23rd April 2021, overturning the convictions of 39 sub-postmasters, the Revd Paula Vennells has informed the Bishop of St Albans that she…
  • Sub Postmasters’ appeals – Bishop’s comment
    On hearing news of the judgments in the appeals brought by Sub Postmasters, The Bishop of St Albans, Dr Alan Smith, said: “I join the many people of goodwill who today…
  • Tackling Racism
    Following publication of the Archbishops’ Anti-Racism Task Force report, the Bishop of St Albans said: “The Archbishops’ Anti-Racism Task Force report has now been published. It sets out clear recommendations, a programme…
  • Susan Pope, Diocesan Secretary to retire
    Canon Susan Pope has announced, today, 12th April 2021, that she is retiring from her role as Diocesan Secretary of The Diocese of St Albans at the end of September…
  • The Late HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, RIP
    The Bishop of St Albans has made the following statement on hearing this morning’s sad news: “It is with great sadness that I have received the news that His Royal Highness…
  • Four Royal Maundy Recipients
    Among the over 180 recipients of Royal Maundy in 2021 are four in St Albans Diocese. The Royal Maundy Service took place virtually for the second time. Here are the names of…
  • Lockdown Stories: The Easter Trail
    Easter trail online or in person Welwyn Garden City, in the heart of the Diocese of St Albans, with almost fifty thousand people has a myriad of different churches each with…
  • National Day of Reflection
    Since the first UK Covid-19 lockdown began in 2020, millions have been bereaved.  The National Day of Reflection, coordinated by the charity Marie Curie and officially supported by the Church of…
  • Lockdown Stories: Riseley – When Lockdown Brought Us Together
    Almost at the Northernmost tip of the St Albans Diocese is the Parish of All Saints in Riseley. Lockdown has brought them a more global perspective and a realisation that…