Communications & IT

Archbishops launch Church's first ever social media guidelines and charter

Archbishops launch Church's first ever social media guidelines and charter

The Church of England has published social media advice aimed at tackling online abuse, misleading content and encouraging a positive atmosphere for online conversations.

Mon 1 Jul 2019
Understanding Facebook Insights

Understanding Facebook Insights

If you look after the Facebook page for your church, you might have seen the analytics Facebook provides with each post and not sure what it was telling you.

Tue 19 Feb 2019
Five top tips to develop an effective church digital strategy

Five top tips to develop an effective church digital strategy

Looking after your church's A Church Near You profile, social media channels and website is an exciting opportunity, helping your parish support its community and reach out to new people.

Tue 22 Jan 2019
Update: A Church Near You!

Update: A Church Near You!

A Church Near You (ACNY) has announced that this summer churches will be able to use their A Church Near You pages as their website for free.

Tue 14 Aug 2018
Have you claimed your church's Google listing?

Have you claimed your church's Google listing?

Google has become the first place many people turn when they want to find something or somewhere. Claiming your church's Google 'card' can help promote your church.

Thu 24 May 2018
Your church entry in our 2018/19 'Exploring Norfolk Churches' Booklet

Your church entry in our 2018/19 'Exploring Norfolk Churches' Booklet

The Diocese produces an A5 booklet to promote churches across the Diocese that is made available at tourist information centres and in local accommodation and attractions.

Fri 8 Dec 2017
Website systems which work for multi-parish benefices

Website systems which work for multi-parish benefices

In the Winter 2017 edition of PCC News, Jason Baldry and The Revd Adrian Miller share their advice:

Thu 9 Nov 2017
Claim your church listing on Google

Claim your church listing on Google

When someone searches for your church on Google, a box appears in the right hand corner which gives contact details, location information and more about your church.

Tue 7 Nov 2017
Data Protection: Guide for churches to GDPR

Data Protection: Guide for churches to GDPR

Just like any other charity or organisation, all parishes must comply with new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which replace the Data Protection Act and take effect from 25 May 2018.

Thu 2 Nov 2017
Supporting refugees and asylum seekers in our Diocese

Supporting refugees and asylum seekers in our Diocese

The Diocese is making a number of short films that celebrate what churches across the Diocese are doing to promote the gospel and show God’s love.

Sat 1 Jul 2017
Top tips to promote and publicise your summer parish event

Top tips to promote and publicise your summer parish event

One of the most important things when planning your event is to let people know it’s happening. With that in mind, here are our top tips to help promote your parish event.

Fri 31 Mar 2017
Order resources for Thy Kingdom Come

Order resources for Thy Kingdom Come

New resources are now available for parishes from the Diocese for Thy Kingdom Come, a global prayer movement between 25 May and 4 June.

Fri 10 Mar 2017
7 top church video websites

7 top church video websites

A brief guide to websites offering worship background video loops & short inspirational videos

Wed 1 Mar 2017
Publicise your events and news through our Communications team

Publicise your events and news through our Communications team

We love to hear what is happening near you and we want to help you promote the good work your community is doing. Unfortunately we cannot fit all the wonderful news we get into eNews and The Magazine. However here are some tips on how to make your story more likely to feature.

Sun 1 Jan 2017
Bishop launches new five year Mission Strategy

Bishop launches new five year Mission Strategy

The Bishop of Norwich has launched a new five year strategy for mission in the Diocese.

Thu 9 Jun 2016
Cross of nails sculpture to be showcased at the Norfolk Show

Cross of nails sculpture to be showcased at the Norfolk Show

At this year’s Royal Norfolk Show a large crucifix sculpture will be on show in the Diocese of Norwich’s marquee made from hundreds of crosses welded together from cut and clasp nails.

Sat 4 Jun 2016
Promote your regular church activities and groups

Promote your regular church activities and groups

Churches are being encouraged to add and check their regular groups and activities on Bright Map, which is an online map highlighting the church's engagement in the local community.

Wed 1 Jun 2016