Beacons of Hope

We’re working with the Diocese of Rochester to create #BeaconsofHope for people across the whole of Kent, Medway and the London Boroughs of Bromley and Bexley, during this time.

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2 April 2020: Miranda Ford, Lay Chair of the Ospringe Deanery

9 April 2020: Nathan Wilson, Team Missioner for the Ashford Town Parish

16 April 2020: Katie Janman from Canterbury Diocese

23 April 2020: Rebecca Swansbury, Canterbury Diocese Schools Officer

30 April 2020: Darren Miller, Archdeacon of Ashford

7 May 2020: The Revd Lesley Jones, St Michaels' Church, Sittingbourne

21 May 2020: Revd Andy Bawtree, Priest in Charge of St Peters and St Paul's churches in River

5 June 2020: Revd Alexander Bienfait, Priest in Charge of Biddenden and Smarden

11 June 2020: Domenica Pecoraro, Kent Refugee Project Officer

18 June 2020: Fiona Coombs, one of our Diocesan Safeguarding Advisers

2 July 2020: The Venerable Jo Kelly-Moore, Archdeacon of Canterbury

16 July 2020: Canon Quentin Roper, Director of Education

23 July 2020: Katie Janman returns

30 July 2020: Anna Drew, Director of Communications