General Assembly 2023 to take place

The 2023 United Reformed Church (URC) General Assembly takes place from 30 June to 3 July at The Hayes Conference Centre in Swanwick.

Items on the agenda include Legacies of Slavery and proposals for repairing justice such as mandatory anti-racism training; ways to support the Transcarpathian Reformed Church in Ukraine; opposition to the Illegal Migration Bill; the nature of the relationship between the URC and the United Reformed Church Trust; the appointments of Synod Moderators; proposals for a formal ministry of URC Children’s, Youth and/or Family Minister; North Western and Mersey Synod changes, and the Church Life Review.

  • A round-up of all the business discussed and decisions made will be available here, and in the July/August edition of our monthly email News Update, and the September edition of ‘Digest’ in Reform magazine
  • General Assembly papers can be viewed and downloaded here.
  • The proceedings will also be livestreamed on the URC website.