Church of England Diocese of Exeter Trentishoe

Church response to delay in lifting of Covid-19 restrictions

16 Jun 2021, 8:15 a.m.

The Bishop of London, the Rt Rev'd Dame Sarah Mullally, who chairs the Church of England’s Covid Recovery Group, says the delay in the next stage of the lifting coronavirus restrictions will be a blow to many but understandable. She welcomes the news that the limit on the number of people attending weddings has been lifted and says practical guidance for churches will be updated. She says the Recovery Group is continuing to press for the restrictions on singing in church buildings to be looked at again. Read her full statement here.