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Mothers' Union's Communications Team handles all media enquiries. To contact us use the details below.

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Media enquiries

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Latest News

One in three to Zero #Makeit0

As part of its participation in the international 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence campaign, Mothers’ Union is calling for “One in three to zero” – for the number of women globally experiencing gender-based violence to drop from one in three to zero. 


Members in the News

Two Mothers’ Union members in Ely Diocese have had their community volunteering recognised by the Diocese of Ely. 

Beryl Watson and Ros Wright were both awarded St Ethelreda Medals by the Bishop of Ely, the Rt Revd Stephen Conway in a special service held at Ely Cathedral recently.


CofE Warns UK Gov against Sunday Trading Extension

The Church of England has made a robust response to the UK Government objecting to plans to extend Sunday trading hours, arguing that an extention to shopping hours will be detrimental to family and community life.   The Council for Mission and Public Affairs said "Our objections to extended Sunday shopping hours stem from our commitment as Christians, and as the national church, to the common good of all the communities of this country.