Ecclesiastical Law Society Calendar 2020

Wednesday 29 January: Northern Province Lecture, Leeds – The Rt Worshipful Peter Collier QC, Chancellor of the Diocese of York. “Safeguarding: From Ball and Banks to Beech via Bell.” Book Now.

Wednesday 5 February: Committee meeting

Wednesday 19 February: London Lecture – The Rt Worshipful Charles George QC, Dean of the Arches. “Do we still need the Faculty System?” Book Now.

Friday 13 March: Good Governance in Parochial Ministry, Leeds. Book Now.

Saturday 28 March: 2020 Day Conference, Minerva House, Southwark – “Synodical Government – Fit for Purpose?” Book Now.

Wednesday 8 April: London Lecture – The Worshipful Prof Mark Hill QC, Chairman of the Society. “The Faculty Jurisdiction (Amendment) Rules 2019: All change?” Book Now.

Wednesday 29 April: Committee meeting

Thursday 25 June: Northern Province Lecture, Leeds – The Rt Revd Helen-Ann Hartley, Bishop of Ripon. “Law and Life in the Anglican Communion.” Book Now.

Wednesday 22 July: Committee meeting

Wednesday 7 October: London Lecture – William Nye, Secretary General of the General Synod and Archbishops’ Council. “The Church of England: Some Personal Reflections on Structure and Mission.” Book Now.

Wednesday 14 October: Committee meeting

Wednesday 18 November: Northern Province Lecture, Leeds – Kate Davey, Barrister, Trustee of The Victorian Society. “Victorian architecture, the amenity societies and the parish church – a compatibility guide.” Book Now.

Wednesday 25 November: London Lecture – The Revd Dr William Adam, Archbishop of Canterbury’s Ecumenical Adviser and Director of Unity, Faith and Order for the Anglican Communion. “Communion and Jurisdiction.” Book Now.


Friday 19–Sunday 21 March: Residential Conference, The County Hotel, Newcastle.

The above dates are correct at this time of this post, 1 Jan 2020. Additional events may be added in the course of the year, and dates may change because of circumstances beyond our control.