District News



18 June 2019

Ready, Steady, Eat Cake

The day has finally arrived. Who is the winner of the London District Bake-Off 2019?

19 April 2019

Easter Message from the District Chairs

Read the Chairs' Easter Message here

25 March 2019

Interfaith vigil against racism and intolerance

Ealing Trinity Circuit joined other faiths to show support for the Muslim community in Southall and to mark the horrific attack in New Zealand. 

18 January 2019

A Gathering for Unity

Senior church leaders gathered on Friday to mark the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity at Methodist Central Hall Westminster.

11 December 2018

Methodists shine at Faith and Belief Forum Awards

London based Methodist or Methodist associated projects received awards and commendations in the London Faith and Belief Awards.

27 November 2018

3Generate - A Success Story

To add to the excitement of the event our very own Micky, Bala, Nigel and Richard the former DMLN coordinator for London were this year’s Chaplains

30 October 2018

Reflections on Scriptural Reasoning

Scriptural Reasoning is, at its best, a form of quite intimate hospitality where you are invited in to the scared space of another faith’s scriptures...

25 September 2018

Southwark Peace Garden Launch

Southwark community taking action against rising violent crime in London, opens Peace Garden on September 21st, World Peace Day.

04 June 2019

Eltham Park Methodist Church Prayer Event

Eltham Park Methodist Church joined Anglican and Baptist Colleagues in hosting prayer events as part of the ‘Thy Kingdom come’ initiative.  

16 April 2019

Tackling begging on London Overground

Whitechapel Mission and London Overground in joint venture to tackle begging on London's rail network.

19 March 2019

A prayer in the face of knife crime

Hilary Cheng of the Forest Circuit, offers a prayer for our communities affected by rising levels of knife crime.

15 January 2019

District Chairs attend service in Parliament

The District Chairs attended the Parliamentary Covenant Service where 200 Methodist prayerfully renewed their covenant with God.

29 November 2018

Encountering Meaning in Digital Spaces

This eye opening one day conference that was held at the end of October 2018 showed how youth workers can use video game spaces meaningfully

06 November 2018

Mayor of London gives WLM fundraising boost

The Mayor of London has recognised Seymour Place Community Hub project as one of London's best civic initiatives of 2018.

23 October 2018

Harlesden's Peace Walk

Brent residents of all faiths joined the Harlesden Methodist Church congregation on a peace walk as a show of unity.

18 September 2018

Would you sleep out of your comfort zone?

West London Mission are calling for volunteers willing to 'Sleep Out' for one night to support their work helping homeless people.

23 April 2019

A message of solidarity and a prayer for Sri-Lanka

The London District of the Methodist Church is saddened by the church and hotel bombings that took place today, Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka. 

25 March 2019

Revd Nigel Cowgill on knife crime

In this opinion piece for the Methodist Recorder Revd Nigel suggests steps the church can take to engage communities and transform lives.

19 February 2019

WLM & Pret Foundation fight homelessness

WLM and the Pret Foundation join forces to launch 'The Pret House at WLM St Luke's', a new project designed to support the homeless.

24 December 2018

A Christmas Message from the District Chairs

Read the Chairs' Christmas and New Year message here

27 November 2018

President joins Inter-Faith Week Panel

The Multi-Faith Chaplaincy Team at City, University of London, hosted an inter-faith week panel event called: ‘Prayers, Politics and Public Life’.