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'Eco-church scheme an opportunity for Manx churches'

Christian group wants communities to look at their environmental impacts

A representative from a Christian group, who says the natural world is at a point of crisis, believes Manx churches can play their part in promoting a green message.    

Simon Brown from A Rocha UK has been on the Island, following an invitation from Christian Aid.

Mr Brown is visiting to promote the group's Eco-Church scheme which he says will provide an opportunity for churches to look at their environmental credentials. 

Around 1,500 churches across Britain have already signed up to the scheme:

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