Autumn Plenary 2022

The Catholic Bishops of England and Wales gathered in Leeds for their autumn plenary meeting, at Hinsley Hall, from 14-17 November 2022.

You can read our resolutions in the sections below and use the player to listen to audio from our press conference. Four of our Bishops spoke to journalists about matters raised in their autumn plenary meeting. Safeguarding, environmental issues, buffer zones, the synodal journey and more.

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Four Bishops discuss their autumn plenary meeting

Resolutions on Environmental Matters

A series of post-Autumn Plenary 2022 resolutions focussing on environmental matters.

Resolution on Buffer Zones

Proposals to impose buffer zones outside abortion facilities raise concerns about freedom of religion, belief, association and expression.

Short Plenary Resolutions

Short Resolutions from the Bishops' Autumn Plenary held in Hinsley Hall, Leeds, from 14-17 November 2022.