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Professor Mary McAleese warns of dangers of Brexit for Ireland
Professor Mary McAleese warns of dangers of Brexit for Ireland

Professor Mary McAleese, former President of Ireland, now Professor in Irish Studies at St Mary's University, was the keynote speaker at the launch of the British Influence Report on Brexit: The Irish Dimension, at Church House Westminster, last night. There was a moment of silence before the speeches for Jo Cox MP, a keen supporter of the campaign to remain in Europe. Other speakers were Anthony Bailey, KGCN, OBE, Co-President of British Influence, Peter Wilding, Director of British Influence, Dr Charles Tannock MEP,

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London: Book by Caribbean Archbishop launched at Carlton Club
London: Book by Caribbean Archbishop launched at Carlton Club

There was more than a touch of Caribbean sunshine at the Carlton Club in London last week, when Archbishop Robert Rivas, Archbishop of Castries arrived for the launch his book 'How Beautiful the Valley', which has been sponsored by the Constantinian Order. While many tourists visit the islands of Trinidad, St Vincent and St Lucia, few venture inland to experience the lush valleys with their stunning flora and fauna; the long- established communities with their stories, strong faith and traditions.

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Barry and Margaret Mizen receive New Year honours
Barry and Margaret Mizen receive New Year honours
Congratulations to Barry and Margaret Mizen, parents of Jimmy Mizen who was killed in a knife attack in 2008, who have been awarded MBEs after setting up a foundation in their son's name to increase young people's awareness of the consequences of violent crime. Jimmy was killed in May 2008, one day after his 16th birthday, in an attack in a south-east London bakery. Jake Fahri is serving a life sentence for his murder.
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CoE welcomes law to end 'misery making' scrap metal trade
CoE welcomes law to end 'misery making' scrap metal trade
The theft of metal from church roofs across the UK has cost parishes millions of pounds and done great damage to historic buildings. This week the House of Lords voted in favour of the Scrap Metal Dealers Bill, which now goes forward for Royal Assent. The Chair of the Church of England's Cathedral and Church Buildings Council, Mrs Anne Sloman, OBE, said: "This has been a long battle. We are absolutely delighted that this two year campaign, led by the CofE's Cathedrals and Church Buildings Council,
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Anthony Bailey awarded major interfaith medal
Anthony Bailey awarded major interfaith medal
 Sir Sigmund Sternberg, KC*SG, awarded the 2012 Sternberg Foundation Interfaith Gold Medallion to HE Mr Anthony Bailey, OBE, GCSS, at a ceremony held at his London home yesterday evening in the presence of several Ambassadors to the Court of St James’s, friends, family and colleagues. This high distinction was granted following the unanimous
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Pope Benedict  awards highest honour to inter-faith campaigner Anthony Bailey
Pope Benedict awards highest honour to inter-faith campaigner Anthony Bailey
The inter-faith campaigner Anthony Bailey, OBE, has been honoured by Pope Benedict in recognition of his contribution to charity and inter-religious relations throughout Central and Eastern Europe. He is the only person in the UK to hold this award.
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Irish Bishops appeal for peace in Gaza
The Most Revd Alan Harper, OBE, Church of Ireland Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland and Cardinal Seán Brady,
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