On Friday 22nd July, 2016 Christ Church opened its doors again to host a PokéParty, with approaching 100 folks of all ages descending on the church to find Pokémon for the latest craze of Pokémon Go. Radio 4 came along to see what all the fuss is about. Radio 4 Sunday – Poké-Article – excerpt http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p042f27y…

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The next Olympics ‘Rio 2016 ‘ will predominate August. The founder once said: ‘the Olympics are a pilgrimage to the past and an act of faith in the future’ (Pierre de Coubertin, founder of the Olympic movement). It aims to promote good relationships between the five continents that send athletes to compete. Another important symbol…

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After over 100 Pokémon Go fans descended on Christ Church, Stone, for the first ever PokéParty last Friday, 15th July, 2016, the demand has been huge and interest nationwide so our Youth Worker, Kieran McKnight, and a team of church volunteers, will be hosting the second PokéParty at Christ Church on Friday 22nd July. Teams,…

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Are you dieting for the summer? In London the Mayor’s plans to change regulations on advertising in London from this month have met with mixed reactions. One advert asks: ‘Are you beach body ready?’ The advert for weight loss products became controversial from the point of view of causing problems for body confidence (it depicts…

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