Bishop to open art exhibition at Barfrestone

Date: Friday 5 July, 12 noon (Photo opportunity with Bishop Trevor)

Venue: Barfrestone Court Barn, Barfrestone, CT15 7JJ.


On Friday 5 July (noon), the Bishop of Dover, the Right Reverend Trevor Willmott, will officially open the eighth annual art exhibition held at Barfrestone Court Barn in Barfrestone. Read more »


Victory for Canterbury Diocesan cricket team

Canterbury opened the batting and were like Greek warriors wielding the willow like Achilles his sword on the plain of Troy. After a momentary hesitation where Burt (the sole Rochester representative) was bowled first ball Emslie and Nelson took charge. The latter drove majestically down the ground and over the fence for a fluent 89 and Emslie slashed and laid carnage for 98, caught on the boundary off the last ball of the innings attempting a century. De Berry contributed a quick‐fire 24 enabling Canterbury to total a formidable 219 off their 40 overs. Read more »


Broadcaster Melvyn Bragg, ‘Miracle’ footballer, Fabrice Muamba, and MP David Lammy enthral crowds at Canterbury Diocese’s two day festival of faith

Broadcaster and author, Melvyn Bragg, ex-footballer and survivor of an on-pitch cardiac arrest, Fabrice Muamba and MP for the constituency where the 2011 riots started, David Lammy MP, were just three of the speakers who participated in ‘The Gathering’, Canterbury Diocese’s two day festival of faith. Read more »