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What's new

Over the past 12 months

New resources: A31 and A32 on the Articles page, TN72-79 on the Training Notes pages and many of the other items updated with significant new material for A7, TN9 and TN46.

New and updated listing of past consultancies on the Assignments page.  New charges for April 2014 onwards on the Charges page.

Details of various UCAN Area Training Days as they are run on the UCAN events page.

Audio recordings from the March 2013 Cutting Edge conferences added to the new UCAN recordings page and other page changes in this section of the site. Other recordings from the 2013 Cutting Edge conference added to the UCAN resources page (restricted).

New issues of UCAN News Updates (13:3-6 and 14:1-2) on the UCAN news page (restricted to UCAN members).

Presentations and extra material from Cutting Edge 2013 available on the UCAN resources page (restricted).

A new Resources e-letter page added to the Dialogue section and items added every other month so see 13:1-6, 14:1.

New items regularly of course on the News  and the UCAN news pages, and new posts on the general forums and the various UCAN forums (restricted access) including one new one created.

A new page listing UCAN local groups launched October 2013.

Plus a range of smaller updates on several pages every week. And an updated photo of the boss in July 2013!

*UCAN stands for the UK Church Administrator Network.  See Administrators section.

Last updated 8th March 2014

This website!

In summer 2010 the site was given a thorough make-over. This brings it into line with today's website technology and usage, and allows for the changing shape of my work.

The changes included:

  • A new structure and design to provide a sharper and more contemporary image
  • a revised order and layout of contents to reflect a change in my work patterns
  • a greatly enhanced Resources section
  • a major new section dedicated to UCAN, the UK Church Administrator Network, with online database (some pages restricted to UCAN members).

Now, in December 2013, the site is being updated further in terms of both design and content, to keep it at its cutting-edge quality.  The new design is due to launch in April 2014.

Last updated 6th December 2013

Micki Hounslow's cartoons

Micki has been drawing cartoons for me since about 1980 (we were both very young then....). The six primary page cartoons form one set (rumoured to bear some resemblance to me), the six categories in the resources section another set.

To see the detail, hover your mouse over the top right hand cartoon on each page and it will enlarge. You can use the bottom strip of cartoons to navigate.

Last updated 23rd October 2013

I hope you find this site attractive, user-friendly, interactive and useful. I'd value your comments, positive and negative, so please finish your tour with a visit to the Dialogue section. And bookmark the site - it will be developing steadily and is updated two or three times a week.