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Experts launch festival dedicated to homelessness in Leamington

Launching the festival are Fr Christopher Wilson, priest in charge at All Saints, with guest speakers the Rt Hon John Battle and Martin Patterson of St Georges Crypt in Leeds, Leamington mayor Judith Clarke, festival organiser Margaret Middleton and Andrew Emm of Churches Together in Leamington.

Launching the festival are Fr Christopher Wilson, priest in charge at All Saints, with guest speakers the Rt Hon John Battle and Martin Patterson of St Georges Crypt in Leeds, Leamington mayor Judith Clarke, festival organiser Margaret Middleton and Andrew Emm of Churches Together in Leamington.

Leamington’s first festival dedicated to homelessness, Left Out In The Cold, was launched last Thursday by guest speakers, the Rt Hon Jon Battle, former Labour minister and the first director of Church Action on Poverty, and Martin Patterson, director of fundraising at St George’s Crypt in Leeds.

They are pictured with Fr Christoper Wilson, priest in charge at All Saints’ church in Leamington, where most of the festival events are taking place, town mayor Judith Clarke, festival organiser Margaret Middleton and Andrew Emm of Churches Together in Leamington. The festival is ongoing throughout March and April. To find out more, visit allsaintschurchleamington.org.uk

 

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