News & Stories

Visit from our link diocese Trichy, India

Last month we were delighted to host visitors here in the city and county


Tea meeting in Leicester to start a link diocese project tackling child marriage

Bishop Isaiah and the President of Mothers' Union in Kiteto, is seeking our help at a meeting at a meeting on 22 July.


Call to prayer for Lambeth Conference as Link Diocese guests arrive in Leicester

As international guests start arriving, our Bishops have asked us to pray ahead of he Lambeth Conference


Tanzania: link diocese visit

The Church in the Diocese of Mount Kilimanjaro (DMK) continues to grow and inspire! 


Vaccine roll out in Kiteto Diocese, Tanzania

The new President of Tanzania has now endorsed vaccination for Covid-19. So things have got started in Kiteto Diocese with some financial support from Diocese of Leicester, particularly on the campaigning and sharing information due to the vaccine hesitancy that many feel


Bishop's urgent appeal for Covid-19 aid in Leicester's Indian link diocese

Bishop Martyn is asking for urgent financial support for our partners in India.  We are hoping to help them purchase a new ambulance, oxygen concentrators, a ventilator and other equipment costing a total of £80,000.


Paul-Gordon Chandler consecrated as new Bishop of Wyoming

On Saturday, 13 February, the Revd Canon Paul-Gordon Chandler was consecrated as the tenth bishop of the Diocese of Wyoming in a service which was streamed online. The Diocese of Wyoming is one of our international link dioceses.


Raising essential funds for our linked diocese in Tanzania

The Dioceses of Leicester and Kiteto in Tanzania have been linked since 1982. The Diocesan Tanzanian Link Committee are aiming to raise £7,500 for the eye clinic.


What's happening with the Link Dioceses?

With the incessant virus news, it's easy to lose track of our sisters and brothers in our link sibling dioceses of Kilimanjaro & Kiteto in Tanzania, Trichy in India and Wyoming in USA. Here's an update, and how you can pray for them.


Everyday faith uniting Christians across continents

Accompanying Bishop Martyn and Bishop Guli on a visit to Tanzania to meet up with others from all four of our link Dioceses (Wyoming in USA, Trichy in India, Mount Kilimanjaro and Kiteto in Tanzania), two Leicestershire Pioneers learned much about church planting and church growth.


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