Tagged with Good News

News Roundup: The Autumn Leaves all-good-news edition

News Roundup: The Autumn Leaves all-good-news edition

AUTUMN LEAVES? Yes indeed: no matter how many you sweep up, there are always some that get away; and in this news roundup I present some of the stories — all good news, I’m delighted to say — that managed to get away from me over the last couple of months, including the launch of CLC Wholesale’s trade website and Eden’s commitment to the Living Wage. Continue reading

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Birmingham to receive a Christian bookselling boost as CLC decide one shop won’t do: Carrs Lane premises to open Weds 6th August

Birmingham to receive a Christian bookselling boost as CLC decide one shop won’t do: Carrs Lane premises to open Weds 6th August

PHIL BURNHAM, CLC National Director, reports: There was a very informative post here in January about Birmingham and it’s worth re-visiting as background: Birmingham: 120 years of Christian bookselling set to continue as CLC prepare to move into former Wesley Owen premises Now zoom forwards to the present, and after a good many delays, most of … Continue reading

Penfold Card and Gift survive TMD meltdown

Penfold Card and Gift survive TMD meltdown

CONGRATULATIONS to Michael & Cherith Penfold and their team, who yesterday announced a relaunch of Penfold Card & Gift. Both Penfold Card & Gift and STL (which became Trust Media Distribution, TMD) were acquired by John Ritchie Ltd in 2009 and the company’s entire wholesale division was consolidated in Carlisle in 2011 (see Penfold Card and Gift moving to Carlisle for further details of that transfer). Penfold then remained … Continue reading

News Roundup: Good News from Christian Bookshops in Bristol, Finchley and St Helier

News Roundup: Good News from Christian Bookshops in Bristol, Finchley and St Helier

WHAT BETTER WAY to start the week than a round-up of good news stories? Congratulations to all involved as Aslan Christian Books take on a fourth location, Bristol Cathedral Shop; to Andrew Franks, founder of Cornerstone Christian Bookshop, North Finchley, as his CRT 2013 Long Service Award makes local headlines; and to Christian Solutions, St Helier, as they celebrate the shop’s 40th anniversary. Continue reading

Celebrating 40 Years at Rugby’s Christian Bookshop

Celebrating 40 Years at Rugby’s Christian Bookshop

CONGRATULATIONS to the Christian Bookshop, Rugby, as they celebrate 40 years in business: long may it continue! And I’ll let them do the talking via this superb video tour and introduction to the shop: Discover More… Revive Rugby: Rugby’s own Christian Bookshop UKCBD Entry