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An autumn A to Z: What’s happening in the Street Pastors network

Oct 5, 2015 | What's happening?

Awards: Billericay, Chippenham, Southend, Torbay, Tunbridge Wells

Birthdays: 10 years for Morden, 6 years for Stourbridge, 5 years for Harlow, 1 year for Cullompton

Commissioning: Newtownards, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Derby

Defibrillator installed in Tavistock – an initiative of the local team

Essex Police Chief Constable said “You make a difference”

Flip flop amnesty in Jersey

Graduation for London street pastors, 28 November, ILEC Conference Centre, Earls Court

Hymn “Here is love” with a new third verse written with street pastors in mind

Illustrated talk by Sheila from Aberdeen Street Pastors at Cultercullen’s WI meeting

Jubilee+ “Churches that change communities” event, 17 October. Come and meet the national School Pastors coordinator

Kuda nightclub in Cambridge where customers will be helped by a ‘safety ambassador’

paper_people_cropLaunch of Coventry Street Pastors

Mavis … a ‘multi-agency vehicle in service’ … a hub for street pastors and other agencies in Weston-super-Mare

Newbies: Recruitment evenings held in Bath, Cardiff and Perth

Oxford: One of 27 locations around the UK (and beyond) that Street Pastors’ founder, Les Isaac OBE, has visited to support and encourage street pastors in 2015 so far. That’s 1.3 journeys per week.

Potential new Street Pastors team – Brecon Beacons

Quantified: 44 churches, 400 calls to police/ambulance, 5 lives saved, 6,000 flip flops given out – in the 7 years that Plymouth Street Pastors have been active

Response Pastors: first deployment at the memorial service for Shoreham air crash

Students: Street pastors in Exeter, Hastings, Ormskirk, and more, involved in Freshers’ Week

Training: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Sutton

Unity: churches do it together through Street Pastors

VIP night – a great idea from Chippenham Street Pastors to welcome and encourage their partners

World Cup, street pastors will be on hand at Twickenham

Xciting – the launch of Street Pastors in Ayr & Prestwick – the 22nd initiative in Scotland

Yeovil … the only Street Pastors location in the UK beginning with Y

Zzzz … street pastors at 4 a.m.