16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Begins on 25th November and ends on 10th December 2016 Join us for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, to call for an end to all forms of violence against women and girls – One in three women across the world will be affected by domestic violence at some point in their life. Some of you may recall that last year Mothers’ Union had a designated area, in Church, to pray for those...

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Upcoming Events

Visit to SOUTHWELL MINSTER Post code NG25 0HD ON WEDNESDAY, 13th JULY 2016 Meet at the minster for tour at 10.45 a.m. or 2.15 p.m. Holy Communion in the Quire at 12 noon led by the Reverend Canon Tony Tucker There is a licensed café at the cathedral, let me know if you want to eat there. A film lasting 30 minutes can be seen before your tour (numbers please for this) Cost of tour £5 per...

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Mary Sumner Day Celebration – Brackley Deanery

This year we celebrate the wonderful achievement of Mothers’ Union growing from such a small beginning 140 years ago to the massive worldwide movement it has now become. At a deanery meeting we were discussing what we could do to celebrate this marvelous anniversary. By chance our deanery treasurer had resigned and Helen Overson the daughter of an Astwell branch member had been invited to the...

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Mad Or What Again! – More Fundraising For MU

Last year I did a half marathon and pledged never to go through that sort of thing again.  However, as the Mother’s Union celebrates 140 years I stupidly hatched the plan to play 140 holes of golf in one week.  That’s a lot of golf and walking and searching for balls.  During the summer I like to play a couple of times a week.  Each round is 18 holes.  In order to reach my target, I will...

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Grapevine Winter 2015

Click here to read Grapevine Winter 2015 – you will need software capable of reading PDFs

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Mothers’ Union Appoints New Chief Executive

Mrs Beverley Jullien has been appointed as the new Chief Executive of Christian membership charity, Mothers’ Union. During her successful career in both the corporate and education sectors Beverley Jullien has been at the vanguard of women’s representation at senior board level, including leading the merger of Astra and Zeneca in the UK in 2000 and a period serving as Vice-President [for...

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