New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
News >

Cathedral seeks to boost businesses

by Paul Wilkinson

PORTSMOUTH CATHEDRAL, in response to the economic crisis, is to help entrepreneurs launch small busi­nesses.

The Cathedral Innovation Centre, based in unused offices close to the cathedral, will provide support including desk space, administrative assistance, and a start-up loan. It will also recruit 50 business leaders to act as mentors.

The chairman of the Centre, Francis Davis, said: “When St Paul’s and other cathedrals saw the Occupy protests recently, ...

If you have a valid subscription to Church Times, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.
Job of the week


East Midlands

Are you an inspiring leader with a vision for mission, evangelism and new expressions of church? CLIFF COLLEGE PRINCIPAL For appointment from July/September 2016 Set in the idyllic surroundings o...  Read More

Signup for job alerts
Top feature

Open all hours for daily bread

Open all hours for daily bread

A village church in the Peak District is exploring a new form of service, Pat Ashworth reports  Subscribe to read more

Question of the week
Can Islamic State be defeated only by military means?

To prevent multiple voting, we now ask readers to be logged in. This is free, quick and easy, honestly. Click here to login or register

Top comment

Social cohesion can defeat terror

Community-building undermines extremism: churches can help here, says Alan Billings  Read More

Wed 25 Nov 15 @ 19:50
Community-building undermines extremism: churches can help here, says Alan Billings

Wed 25 Nov 15 @ 16:45
Outgoing General Secretary of General Synod says there is nothing inevitable about numerical decline. There needs to be reform and renewal