Stir Up!


Bishop Stephen challenges all schools in the Diocese of Ely to do something special for Lent 2016.

Details below:


Challenge Booklet - everything you need to respond to Bishop Stephen's Lent Challenge

Below are some outline powerpoints of acts of collective worship which can be used alongside the Lent Challenge.  The date shown is the first day of the week in which the challenge is designed to be used (as shown in the booklet).  If you change the order in which you approach the challenges do make sure you pick the corresponding powerpoint!

8th February

22nd February

29th February

7th March

14th March

21st March

Vellore Link - the Director of Kassam Agricultural Institute is interviewed by pupils at Buckden

(Apologies - technical hitch - You Tube link coming soon- please come back to view)


We are not able to send you weekly certificates this year, so you will find below certificate masters in pdf and Publisher formats which you can download to personalise and share with your pupils.  However, when you have completed the Challenge, please send your materials through to and we shall arrange for you to receive the final certificate for the whole Challenge which will be signed by Bishop Stephen.

Bronze Certificate pdf           Bronze Certificate Publisher

Silver Certificate pdf             Silver Certificate Publisher

Gold Certificate pdf               Gold Certificate Publisher