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Spotlight on domestic abuse: How lockdown created a ‘perfect storm’

In the lead up to the 16 Days of Activism, there will be a BBC Spotlight program this evening at 10.45 pm highlighting the increasing issue of domestic violence, especially during the Covid-19 lockdowns. Further information is available on the BBC news page here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-54879863?fbclid=IwAR3ni8eJtVP5GEZRblKaND9y1knSjSLOLzp_nioGhaMa5haRmsItdvVgYZM If you miss the programme tonight then please follow the…

All Ireland Poetry Competition – Winner

Our final budding Wordsworth is  Valerie Reilly, Belfast Cathedral MU, with her winning poem entitled ‘DISLOCATION‘. Many congratulations to all those who took part and especially to Valerie, Moira and Margaret. DISLOCATION I walk unyielding pavements by the roads past nature clipped, pruned, mown, confined by hedges, fences, walls and wire past soaring trees with…

Connor Mothers’ Union Service of Thanksgiving and Commissioning of Trustees and Executive Members

Building Hope and Confidence The Trustees and Executive members of Connor MU were delighted to be able to worship together again in person, despite all the advantages that virtual meetings via zoom have brought in recent months.  Although observing social distancing we all enjoyed joining in the first hymn, Praise my soul the King of…