Author: Arthur Champion

Revd Arthur Champion, MSc, CEng - Since January 2014, Arthur has been serving as Environmental Adviser to Gloucester Diocese by reporting into the Director of Mission and Ministry. He was appointed partly because of his lifelong commitment to caring for the environment. In the 1970s at Sheffield he pioneered a church-based waste recycling project in partnership with Friends of the Earth. From 1990 to 2012 he was the UK environmental adviser for a multinational business, which involved: protecting wildlife habitats, making travel plans for commuting to new offices, minimising waste and reducing carbon dioxide emissions. From 2008 to 2013 he led led an environmental group in the Greenway Benefice near Cheltenham and he’s currently serving as a "house for duty" priest; licensed to nine parishes in the Cotswolds.