Artist of the Month: Leeds Craftivists

Artist of the Month: Leeds Craftivists

During the month of June we are encouraging friends, members and guests of Leeds Church Institute to take a selfie with the Leeds Craftivists ‘Cost of Living Blanket’ and send or tweet it to their MP, asking for more reliable, affordable and sustainable energy...
Seeing Asylum: What can we do now?

Seeing Asylum: What can we do now?

For Refugee Week 2023, the Seeing Asylum exhibition has been on display at Leeds Minster. This photography project highlights the true hidden stories of women who have experienced the asylum process here in Leeds. We’ve collected some simple actions you can take...
Pentecost: Breaking Barriers and Celebrating Diversity

Pentecost: Breaking Barriers and Celebrating Diversity

While exploring the relation between Pentecost and Faith at the Margins, I came across a song written in 2019, which in many ways made me think of Leeds. One of the greatest joys of living and working in Leeds is the diversity we experience across the city. The...
East Leeds Repair Café

East Leeds Repair Café

Each month we will be featuring a campaign or project from Leeds. This month we have chosen to feature an entry from the 2023 Leeds’s Lent Prayer Diary; East Leeds Repair Café. There are over 2,500 repair cafes around the world. The very first Repair Café was started...