The Diocese of Leeds
Diocese of Leeds Pages

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Diocesan Links

Diocese of Leeds

Welcome to the Diocese of Leeds the site contains the latest news from the Diocese, details of events and parishes

Leeds Diocesan Music Service

The Diocese of Leeds has the largest church programme of choral music for young people in the United Kingdom. In total it maintains 53 choirs comprising some 2250 children meeting weekly. There are 42 school choirs, five boys' choirs, five girls' choirs a new choir school and a semi-professional adult choir.

Leeds Diocesan Youth Service

Facebook site

Myddelton Grange

Myddelton Grange provides retreats relevant to a young person's life experiences in a relaxed and friendly environment.

Leeds Vocations

Welcome to the Diocese of Leeds Priestly Vocations website.

Leeds Trinity University

We are proud to be distinctive -one of only three Catholic University Colleges in the UK.  You don't have to be religious to come here - our Christian ethos underpins everything we do and our staff and students all benefit from this approach.



Education Specific Websites

Department for Education (DfE)

Government website for schools, governors and parents

National College for Teaching and Leadership

This website is for governors and those involved in teaching. The site has guidance on routes to becoming a teacher, continuing professional development programmes, leadership development and support for governing bodies.


Homepage of the Office for Education and Schools sublinks are:-

Find an inspection report for any school in England

Dataview is a digital tool enabling people to compare regional and local performance of schools, further education and childcare providers.

School Data Dashboard provides a snapshot of school performance at Key Stages 1, 2 and 4. The dashboard can be used by school governors and by members of the public to check the performance of the school in which they are interested.

Parent View gives parents the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child's school.


Catholic Education Service

The CES negotiates, on behalf of all bishops, with Government, and other national bodies on legal, administrative, and religious education matters.

Catholic Teachers Gazette

The CTG advertises vacancies for Teaching posts and other related positions in Catholic Schools in England and Wales. It is distributed to all Catholic Schools in England and Wales each week during school term time.

Schools' Adjudicator

This website provides information on who the schools adjudicators are, the types of decisions they make, and the process for that. We will also publish in the decisions section, a copy of every decision schools adjudicators make regardless of the outcome.


The Catholic Church

Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales

The CBCEW, its department and agencies work across a number of subject areas from bioethics to migration, from environment to interreligious dialogue. They have agencies for important work like Catholic education, social action, aid and development and overseas mission.

The Catholic Church in England and Wales

News from CBCEW


CAFOD is the official Catholic aid agency for England and Wales. In more than 40 countries across the world, they bring hope, compassion and solidarity to poor communities, standing side by side with them to end poverty and injustice.


The official website of the Holy See.


The National Office for Vocations website - ‘Called into God's Wonderful Light'

Justice and Peace

National network

Catholic Youth Work

Resources and details of vacancies


Other useful sites

Government services and information on grants, transport issues etc


The Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) and the Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) have merged into the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). CRB checks are now called DBS checks

Health and Safety Executive

These pages provide H&S advice specifically for schools.