News

John Masding RIP

The Reverend John Masding, an active member of the Society since its formation, died on 14 April 2017.

Tim Berry RIP

We understand that Tim Berry, senior partner at Harris & Harris of Wells and a long-standing member of the Society, has died after a short illness.

Thirtieth Anniversary Conference

The Ecclesiastical Law Society’s thirtieth anniversary conference was held 31 March – 2 April 2017 at Trinity Hall, Cambridge.

New website launched

The Ecclesiastical Law Society has developed a new website which will be formally launched at the society’s Annual Meeting on Saturday 1 April.

2017 AGM Papers

Papers for the society’s Annual General Meeting at Trinity Hall Cambridge
on Saturday 1st April 2017.

2017 London Lectures

Details of forthcoming lectures to be held at the offices of Winckworth Sherwood next to Southwark cathedral.

Response to Consultation Paper: ‘Burial and Cremation’

In October 2016, the Ecclesiastical Law Society published the response by its working party to the Law Commission's Consultation Paper: ‘Burial and cremation: Is the law governing burial and cremation fit for modern conditions?’. Download Burial and cremation law...

2016 London Lectures

Details of forthcoming lectures to be held at the offices of Winckworth Sherwood next to Southwark cathedral. Date: Wednesday 16th March 2016, 5.30 at WINCKWORTH SHERWOOD Speaker: Francesca Quint, Barrister and Specialist in Charity Law and Alastair Hunter FCA...