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Young people enjoying the rides at Spree South West in Devon

Sprees are back

The buzz around our Sprees was incredible this summer. After a three-year hiatus, youth groups were so excited to be back, experiencing an action-packed weekend together. Four Sprees ran: Spree in the Borders, Spree Central, Spree South West and Spree Wales with over 2,000 young people and leaders attending. Spree in...

Canoes on the banks of the River Wye at WhitCamp

“The return is far greater than the investment”

A celebration was held from Friday 10th to Sunday 12th June 2022 to mark the end of 70 years of WhitCamp. I went along to meet the team, hear some stories and understand more about what made this Camp so special. Around 100 people came to thank God and enjoy...

A teacher and sits at a lunch table with school children

"This is the highlight of my week"

Anthony Narain, Impact Team Leader for Central England, explains the journey he has been on in launching a new Urban Saints Group in a local school. A local town’s Christian Schools Work Trust was running an Easter event for primary school children where I was helping, and I approached one of the...

The Group in Ramsey and Dovercourt, Essex on their litter picking Journey

What a Journey

Over the weekend of 25th to 27th March, groups across Urban Saints took part in Our Big Journey - journeying together as one as a sign of belonging and togetherness. We had Journeys taking place along coasts, in parks, through the streets and even by canoe. So what was Our...

Westbrook Mini Camp (Summer 2021) on the front steps at Westbrook

Westbrook: a year like no other

It's been a year like no other at Urban Saints Westbrook - here's a brief look back at 2021! January: Locked down again With a third national lockdown announced on 4th January 2021, Westbrook once again fell silent to the chatter and shouts of children and young people, allowing the birds and...

Young people walking through an underpass, seen from the waist down

We will go...

"Create Groups that are sustainable but unshakeable,  Filled with Leaders who are teachable but untameable." Watch our newest Impact Team Leader, Sam, as he shares this spoken word (written and produced by our Impact Team) that perfectly captures the mission and vision of Urban Saints, uniting the past, present and future of...