Painting, gardening, befriending – how can your church help to provide supported accommodation? – C of E

One Roof aim to provide welcoming homes, rather than hostels. They care deeply about their guests, combatting the ‘compassion fatigue’ experienced by many statutory housing services by working holistically with residents. They see the ‘whole journey’ of rebuilding someone’s life, with people often moving from their night shelter – the first multi-faith shelter in the … Continue Reading

David Hopkinson, financier and railway buff who as head of M&G unit trusts made stock market investment accessible to ordinary savers – obituary

David Hopkinson, who has died aged 93, was a champion of small investors as head of the M & G unit trust business – and an activist for causes ranging from the financial well-being of the Church of England and St Anne’s College, Oxford, to the interests of railway commuters. Daily Telegraph. 2 December 2019 Fulcrum