Oyez! Oyez! New bishops announced
Posted: 24 Jun 2009 @ 00:00
A TOWN CRIER in the marketplace heralded the appointment on Tuesday morning of the new Bishop of Ludlow, the Ven. Alistair Magowan. He will be consecrated by the Archbishop of Canterbury on 29 September.
It had been great fun, the Bishop-designate said on Tuesday. The town crier made the announcement “in traditional style, ringing the bells and making the declaration, and everyone joined in. You could see there was a great deal of enthusiasm and pleasure,” he ...
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