Letter to David Cameron

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Dear Prime Minister, I write as Chair of the Christian Citizenship Committee of the Union of Welsh Independent Churches.  We commend your government’s decision to receive 20,000 refugees over the next five years, but believe that the numbers could be increased considerably in line with other European countries. We totally disagree with the decision to… Read more »

Christian Aid’s 70th Birthday

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CELEBRATING CHRISTIAN AID’s 70th ANNIVERSARY BRECON CATHEDRAL SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2.30 Sermon: The Right Reverend ROWAN WILLIAMS Light refreshments will follow the service. WARM WELCOME TO ALL   2015 marks the 70th anniversary of the British Council of Churches by Christian Aid at the end of World War II, was originally designed as a response… Read more »

Show war’s horror – President

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The President of the Union of Welsh Independents, himself a former BBC broadcaster, has called for more graphic images of war and its aftermath to be shown in the press and media, so that the public can see the consequences of military action and its human cost. “The harrowing picture of the body of little Aylan… Read more »