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Double deputation!!

On June 29 morning, Spokes was making 2 deputations – one at Edinburgh Council (on tramlines and city centre issues) and one at th

WWF welcomes report recommending climate-related financial disclosures in finance sector

Cedars, Animals and Humans – Habbakuk 2:17 by Rev Keith Innes

“For the violence done to Lebanon will overwhelm you; the destruction of the animals will terrify you…” (Habakkuk 2:17 NRSV) These words occur in o

The Church in Action

The Church in Action For some years now the CRES residential has been in Ripon College Cuddesdon nr. Oxford in September.

Clean energy package stumbles at first hurdle

Some thoughts on Speaking Up by Dr Peter Lornie

My Tearfund Prayer Diary for last week included a reminder that July 1st – 9th is the “Speak Up” initiative organised by the Climate Coalition of w

Why International Widows’ Day is Important

The United Nations have marked today as International Widows’ Day, this may seem like a surprising day to recognise.

EU ministers to slash holes in energy savings rules - economy and climate to pay price

United Nations warn that increasing numbers face starvation in South Sudan

Almost two million people in South Sudan are on the brink of starvation and half the population will face extreme food insecurity between June and

Scotland needs to build on climate success

Last week brought the good news that Scotland had met its latest climate target, with emissions of greenhouse gases down 3% from the year b


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Our November traffic count, averaged over our 4 regular count points, found bikes forming 16.5%...

Columban JPIC:

 33rd SUNDAY OF THE YEAR  Prayers of the faithful (the following may be copied and modified as...

John Ray Initiative:

I was asked to reflect on this interesting question.

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