Letter from the Chairman: 3 June

A round-robin to update members on how the Society has been continuing its activities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Northern Province Lecture to go online

The second Northern Province lecture in the 2020 series is to be given by Bishop Helen-Ann Hartley on “Law and life in the Anglican Communion” on 25 June at 5:30pm. Due to the present circumstances, we are intending for this lecture to take place online, using Zoom or equivalent technology, rather than in person as originally planned.

Dr Frank Elms Robson OBE

John Rees writes… Frank Robson was a founding member of the Society and its distinguished Chairman for a number of years.  Having qualified as a solicitor with a family firm in Northumberland in the early 1950s, he took a break from legal practice to read theology at...