Writing Prize: Faith in the World

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has launched the ‘Faith in the World’ writing prize, which invites young people to submit an essay exploring faith in our world. Along with the Archbishop, the panel includes Baroness Warsi, Benedict Brogan, Jane Williams and Lucy Winkett In an article in today’s Daily Telegraph he says: “If […]

Cyclone Yasi: So far, so good.

Tropical Cyclone Yasi crossed the Queensland Coast around Midnight AEST, with the township of Tully taking the full brunt of the storm. Preliminary reports state that there have been no casualties reported at this stage, although there has been flooding due to storm surges and extensive structural damage to some buildings. Three new babies entered […]

Tropical Cyclone Yasi threatens Queensland

Just in case you’re unable to grasp just how big this Cyclone is, here is an image of TC Yasi superimposed on the USA. This is heading towards the top end of my state of Queensland, Australia. Image from Nine News.com.au You can see other images of comparisons showing how the cyclone would look if […]