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Environmental News

H​ow has the Diocese of Guildford been engaging with environmental matters?
GW Mar 17 Eco church

Fleet parish paves the way with first diocesan Eco Church Award Fleet Environment

01 February 2017
Congratulations to the parish of Fleet on their Bronze Eco Church Award
GW Dec16 Creationtide

Creationtide liturgy trialled and approved Guildford Holy Trinity Wonersh with Blackheath Badshot Lea and Hale Environment

31 October 2016
The liturgical resources will be available to all parishes for Creationtide 2017
GW Dec 16 Tree planting (2)

Bishop Andrew really digs St Michael’s churchyard Thursley Environment

20 October 2016
Bishop of Guildford plants tree in Guildford’s first award winning eco-churchyard
GW Dec16 Apple day

St Mark’s celebrates another fruitful ‘Apple Day’ Badshot Lea and Hale Environment

18 October 2016
The community orchard at St Mark's, Hale, bears fruit for a second year


Catch up with the musings of our environmental bloggers​

The best laid plans...

24 March 2016
Stella Wiseman, constituent of South West Surrey, explains how a cancelled eco meeting with Jeremy Hunt MP became a useful ...

St Paul's goes green – and bronze – for Eco Church

02 February 2016
Diocesan Environmental Adviser, Revd Lesley Crawley, blogs about the national launch of Eco Church

Read Bishop Andrew's sermon from the Stories of Hope public forum on climate change, 9 February:

Bishop Andrew - Stories of Hope