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Afternoon Tea On Saturday 19th August

On Saturday 19th August 2:30– 4:30 At the Bradford Cathedral We are most grateful to the Dean and Chapter for kindly hosting this event A lovely range of sandwiches and extremely scrumptious cakes were supplied by members of our Fundraising Team and Café Project...

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500 Club— Your BIG Chance to Win……..

Bradford Court Chaplaincy Service is about to launch a new venture. You could help our fundraising and be in with a chance to win. All you need to do is pledge £5.00 each month (equivalent to £1.15/week) to enter our monthly lottery. Monthly prizes are offered—top...

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BCCS Curry Night

A great night had by all - and £420 raised in the process for the service. A HUGE thank you to all who attended / donated. Watch out for details of the next event.   Presentation of cheque to BCCS from Lord Mayor of Bradford’s Sunshine...

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Woman of Year Award 2012

Woman of Year Award 2012 BCCS Trustees are delighted that one of the Trustees and Founder Members, Marion LePla JP, has been awarded the accolade, Bradford Woman of the Year 2012. This is the first time that this award has been presented and Marion received the “Top...

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Welcome to our new Chaplains

Pastor Chris Frost joined the Chaplaincy team in April. Chris, an elder at Gateway Church in Leeds, oversees the congregation as part of a team. Following work in television and marketing Chris became a full time church worker in 2008. Chris left the service in...

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Farewell to Barry

Educated at the Trinity School Ware, Barry later moved to Cardiff where he trained as a remedial gymnast and subsequently as a chartered physiotherapy teacher. 1988 saw Barry and his family move to Shipley, working for Bradford Health Authority, and latterly...

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Volunteers Leaving & Returning

BCCS greatly appreciates the support given by its volunteers, but also understands individuals have other commitments. During 2012 we have said farewell (& a huge thank you) to Marj Rogers, Suzanne Allsop, Liz Cadman, Maria Ashraf and Joe Paget . Also to Christine...

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Gill Allcock—Kalsang Gawa RIP

Gill was commissioned in May 2010 and was a highly valued volunteer who helped at least 50 individuals in the Magistrates and 63 in the Crown Court. Sadly, she lost her brave battle with cancer on 5th November. During her illness she asked if I would deliver her...

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Personal Reflection

March 30th was a Red letter Day for cohort 5. Our Commissioning Day! Over the past 11 weeks we had been mentored by lovely Mary and Barry, and had debated, discussed, listened to and role played (which I love!) our way to this day. Here we were, all 15 of us, sitting...

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15 New Volunteers Commissioned

Friday the 30th March saw the commissioning of 15 volunteers who completed the most recent training programme as the fifth cohort of trainees. The new volunteers came under the spotlight in Court 7 during the ceremony at the Magistrates Court led by Mary Carroll and...

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