Training and Events

Training & Events

There are lots of events and training opportunities throughout the year. If you don't see what you're looking for here and would like to suggest some ideas for training please email Debbie Stamp


Taizé Trip

Bishop Anne is leading a Youth Pilgrimage to Taize in France and is inviting you to join her.

If you are looking to explore your faith or refresh your journey with God, and want to meet new friends from all over the world and spend some time in a beautiful area of France, then join us.

We will be travelling by coach overnight on the 20th arriving on the 21st, and the return journey will begin on the 28th, arriving back on the 29th.

The cost for the coach is £140 for over 25, £125 for under 25's and the Taize contribution is £70 for under 30's and £140 for over 30's per person (based on £20 a day)

We have an information pack we can send you with all the information you will need. Please note that you will be responsible for your own passport, health card and visas. If you do need a Visa please contact us as Taize can help with that procedure.

If you are over 18 please fill in the form here; if you are under 18 please contact Emma to discuss the booking procedure.

To find out what happened on last year's trip, click here and if you have any questions, please email Emma or phone 07741 160538


Flex is a learning pathway for all those working with young people. It is a way of learning, with a focus on growing your skills, gifts, faith and experience. 

For more information, CLICK HERE


'Confidence to be me'

An interactive workshop for young people in schools years 9-13, who are looking to find the confidence to be themselves as they work through feelings anxiety and stress.

Run by experts in the field of anxiety, 'Time-2', the day will be full of ideas, tools and take home resources to help young people be confident to be themselves.

Click here to book your place and for more information.


Bishop's Youth Synod


Youth Work in a Multi-faith Context 20 November 2019 Youth Work in a Multi-faith Context

One of the core modules for Flex (Youth) learning.

16 September 2019 Thinking Theologically about Youth Work

Come and be inspired about the way we think through our Youth Ministry.

Youth Work in a Multi-faith Context 17 June 2019 Youth Work in a Multi-faith Context

One of the core modules for Flex (Youth) learning.

Why do we do youth ministry & Transforming Church 13 June 2019 Why do we do youth ministry & Transforming Church

One of the core modules for Flex (Youth) learning.

Thinking Theologically About Youth Work 16 May 2019 Thinking Theologically About Youth Work

One of the optional modules for Flex (Youth) learning.

Emma Sargeant
Growing Younger Youth Project Manager
0121 426 0411
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Liz Dumain
Director of Parish Mission Support
0121 426 0433
07968 695812
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Debbie Stamp
Parish Mission Support Officer
0121 426 0427
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