AT News

New Ecumenical Canon

The Bishop of Southwark, The Rt Revd Christopher Chessun, has appointed Reverend Les Isaac OBE as a new Ecumenical Canon to Southwark Cathedral. The Revd Les Isaac The Revd Les Isaac was born in Antigua and came to the United Kingdom as a young child, growing up in...

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New faces at Ascension Trust

Over the past year we've had a number of new members join our team at head office and here is a brief introduction to some of the people that you have been interacting with. Ricardo Christopher Ricardo Christopher works as the Liaison Officer at Ascension Trust. This...

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#youmakeadifference tweets Chief Constable

What prompted the Chief Constable of Essex to say this? It followed a conversation that the coordinator of Southend Street Pastors had with a rough sleeper who had contacted the team to ask for a sleeping bag. “He turned up at our base with a young girl claiming she was his daughter. We know this guy and he hasn’t ever mentioned a daughter so I was immediately suspicious…

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Keep up the good work!

We love to hear good news stories about the work of Street Pastors and we would like to share a few to encourage you to continue with all that you do: Evesham, Weston and Cork Street Pastor Teams all won Mayoral awards in May and June for their work in the community. These are just a few areas that have received some recognition for the work that they do. Derby Street Pastors are continuing to grow and are currently training 16 new recruits to join their team…

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When faith gets shaken

Patrick Regan from XLP is currently touring around the country, exploring themes from his latest book 'When Faith Gets Shaken'. With Andy Flannagan, singer/songwriter, leading worship and playing songs from his album' Drowning in the Shallow, it will be an honest and...

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