Activities & News

The Well, Kibworth Beauchamp

What a marvellous community cafe, foodbank and nearly new clothing shop! Definitely a hub that does the giving. Thank you to Andy, Mary, Anne, Sandra and all the team for taking the time to explain the mission, how it all works and for showing me round. Keep up the good work!

‘Halseyon’ Days

The Baldwin Trust’s narrow boat was a star attraction at the Leicester Riverside Festival last week. The Trust provides boat trips for disadvantaged adults & children, and the attention to detail on the lovely boat has to be seen to be believed. Thank you to Chair of Trustees Richard Jayes for taking the time to…

Guru Amar Das Gurdwara

My Chaplain, Police Cadet & I also visited the nearby Gurdwara and had a delicious lunch, an interesting inter-faith discussion and a tour. We are hugely grateful for the warm welcome and to Resham Singh Sandhu MBE DL PBS FRSA for arranging the visit.

Baitul Ikram Mosque

My Chaplain, Police Cadet & I visited the Mosque and had a very interesting inter-faith discussion and tour. We are hugely grateful for the warm welcome and to Resham Singh Sandhu MBE DL PBS FRSA for arranging the visit.

Leicester Prison

Thank you to Governor Jim Donaldson for the visit and to all the staff. Doing a great job; one which most people don’t see or appreciate.

Chief Constable’s Awards

Inspiring citations of excellent police & civilian work, including Court awards. You keep us all safe & criminals where they belong. Well done and thank you.

Crown Court for a week

Everyone has a fair trial, however heinous their crimes. Leicester Crown Court is a model of impartiality & finding the truth. Thank you to HHJ Tim Spencer KC and all court staff.

Mayor Making in Leicester Town Hall

Cllr Bhupen Dave was elected Lord Mayor of Leicester on 16th May 2024 – I wish him a fulfilling year and thank Dr Susan Barton for all her hard work.

New County Chairman

Joe Orson taking over from Dr Kevin Feltham as the new Chairman of Leicestershire County Council – 15th May 2024. I wish him a fulfilling year and thank Dr Feltham for all his hard work.

Rogation Sunday

Traditionally the day God was asked for a good crop, and the bounds of the Parish were walked or ‘beaten’. Followed by a feast! At Long Clawson Church with the High Sheriff’s Chaplain, Simon Shouler, we followed in our ancestors’ footsteps. Spot the Chaplain!