12 February 2016

New Acting Archdeacons

THE Revd Nicholas Cornell, Vicar of Nutley, and Rector of Maresfield, in Chichester diocese, since 2012, and the Revd Edward Bryant, formerly Team Rector in the Bexhill Team Ministry, Rural Dean of Battle and Bexhill, and Hon. Canon of Chichester Cathedral, are to be joint Acting Archdeacons of Hastings, in that diocese.


ADAMS. The Revd Alison Adams, Hon. Canon of Leicester Cathedral, to be Canon Pastor and Sub-Dean, remaining Diocesan Social Responsibility Enabler (Leicester).

BATT. The Revd Kenneth Batt, formerly Hon. Assistant Curate of Tadley with Pamber Heath and Silchester, and Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester), now Canon Emeritus.

BECK. The Revd Roger Beck, Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Mary’s, Plympton, to be Assistant Curate (Team Vicar designate) in the Plympton Team Ministry (Exeter).

BENDREY. The Revd Iain Bendrey, NS Associate Priest of St Peter’s, Bocking, now Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of Black Notley, and Great Notley Local Ecumenical Project (Chelmsford).

CAMERON. The Revd Laura Cameron, NS Assistant Curate of Shedfield and Wickham, to be Assistant Curate of Holy Trinity with St Columba, Fareham (Portsmouth).

CLIFTON-SMITH. The Revd Gregory Clifton-Smith, Minor Canon of Winchester Cathedral, to be Hon. Canon, remaining house-for duty Vicar of the Close (Winchester).

COPPEN. The Revd Colin Coppen, Team Rector in the Wood Green with Bounds Green Team Ministry, now Interim Priest of Christ Church with St Mary Magdalene, Munster Square (London).

DOWNES. The Revd Andrew Downes, Assistant Curate of St Nicholas with St Mary Magdalene, Chiswick, to be Vicar of St Mary’s, Sunbury on Thames (London).

FAUX. The Revd Steven Faux, formerly Assistant Curate of St Michael with St Paul, Bath (Bath & Wells), now Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of Redland (Bristol).

GAFFIN. The Revd Jennifer Gaffin, Bishop’s Chaplain, to be Priest-in-Charge of St Andrew’s, Eaststoke, Hayling Island, of Hayling North and of Hayling South (Portsmouth).


GABOR. The Revd Joseph Gabor, now Minister-in-Charge of St Augustine’s Conventional District, Graham Park (London).

GIBSON.The Revd Nigel Gibson, Chaplain of St John’s Cathedral, and Priest-in-Charge of Pokfulam Em, Hong Kong (Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong), to be Priest-in-Charge of St Edward’s, Lugano, Switzerland (Europe).

GILKS. The Revd Peter Gilks, Team Rector in the Portway and Danebury Team Ministry, and Assistant Area Dean of Andover, to be also Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester).

GRIFFISS. The Revd Helen Griffiss, Vicar of Mudeford, and Assistant Area Dean of Christchurch, to be also Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester).

HARRIS. The Revd Robert Harris, Priest-in-Charge of Holy Trinity with St Peter, Ilfracombe, Lee, Woolacombe, Bittadon and Mortehoe, to be Priest-in-Charge (Team Rector Designate) in the Plympton Team Ministry (Exeter).

HENDERSON SMITH. The Revd Judith Henderson Smith, NS Associate Priest of Gresley, to be Priest-in-Charge of Ault Hucknall and Scarcliffe (Derby).

HOBSON. The Revd Peter Hobson, Acting Canon Missioner of Leicester Cathedral, and Director of St Martin’s House, Leicester, to be Common Ground Project Director (Leicester).

HOUGHTON. The Revd Dr Josephine Houghton, Vicar of Stirchley, to be Interim Chaplain to the Bishop of Birmingham (Birmingham).

JACOBSON. The Revd Andrew Jacobson, Priest-in-Charge of the St Laurence in Thanet Team Ministry, and Area Dean of Thanet, now also Priest-in-Charge of St Mark’s, Ramsgate (Canterbury).

JONES. The Ven. Philip Jones, formerly Archdeacon of Hastings (Chichester), to be Archdeacon Emeritus.

LIGHTBOWN. The Revd Andrew Lightbown, Assistant Curate of Schorne, to be Rector of Winslow with Great Horwood and Addington (Oxford).

McLACHLAN. The Revd Devin McLachlan, Assistant Chaplain of Jesus College, Cambridge, to be also Assistant Curate (Associate Vicar) of Great St Mary’s, Cambridge (Ely).

MacBAIN. The Revd Patrick MacBain, Vicar of Danehill, to be also Acting Rural Dean of Uckfield (Chichester).

McPHERSON. The Revd Andrew McPherson, Vicar of Holdenhurst and Iford, Priest-in-Charge of St Christopher’s, Southbourne, and Area Dean of Bournemouth, to be also Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester).

MONAGHAN. The Revd John Monaghan, Assistant Curate of Malmesbury with Westport and Brokenborough, and of Great Somerford, Little Somerford, Seagry and Corston with Rodbourne, now Assistant Curate of Malmesbury and Upper Avon (Bristol).

ROGERS. The Revd Patricia Rogers, Team Rector in the Binsey Team Ministry, to be also Leader of the Binsey Mission Community (Carlisle).

SEAGO. The Revd Timothy Seago, Priest-in-Charge of Totteridge, now also Assistant Area Dean of Barnet (St Albans).

THOMPSON. The Revd Ian Thompson, Chaplain of HM Prison Coldingley (Guildford), to be Chaplain of HM Prison Wormwood Scrubs (London).

TODD. The Revd David Todd, Assistant Curate of Normanton (Derby), to be Associate Minister.

WRIGHT. The Revd Howard Wright, Vicar of Four Marks, and Rural Dean of Alton, to be also Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester).



JONES. The Revd Sian Jones, Priest-in-Charge of Catheiniog, and Acting Area Dean of Llandeilo, and Canon of St Davids Cathedral, now also Acting Area Dean of Llandovery (St Davids).

MacGREGOR. The Revd Donald MacGregor, Priest-in-Charge of Llanrhian and Mathry with Grandstone with St Nicholas and Jordanston, now also Leader of the Pencaer Mission and Ministry Partnership, also including Fishguard with Llanychar and Pontfaen with Morfil and Llanychlwydog, Llanwnda and Goodwick with Manorowen and Llanstinan, Letterston with Llanfair Nant-Y-Gof and Puncheston with Little Newcastle and Castle Bythe (St Davids).

MORRIS. The Revd Norman Morris, Rector of Wentnor with Ratlinghope, Myndtown, Norbury, More, Lydham and Snead, Priest-in-Charge of Churchstoke with Hyssington, Army Chaplain (Armby Cadet Force), Rural Dean of Clun Forest and Hon. Canon of Hereford Cathedral (Hereford), to be house-for-duty Priest-in-Charge of Bettws Cedewain and Tregynon and Llanwyddelan, and in Cedewain Mission Area, with particular responsibility for those parishes (St Asaph).



CARSON. The Revd James Carson, Rector of St Paul’s, Lisburn, to be Minister-in-Charge of St Stephen, St Luke and of St Michael, Belfast, remaining Canon of Christ Church Cathedral, Lisburn (Connor).



KENNEDY. Billy Kennedy, Leader of New Community Church, and Pioneer Network of churches, and President of Churches Together in England, to be Ecumenical Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester).

WOOD. The Revd Dr Andrew Wood, chairman of Southampton Methodist District, to be Ecumenical Canon of Winchester Cathedral (Winchester).



The following to be Hon. Chaplains: the Revd Neil Bryson (Maidenhead Squadron); the Revd Sarah Fenby (Lydney Squadron); the Revd Kathryn Harrison (Windsor Squadron); the Revd William Hughes (Petersfield Squadron); the Revd Kristy Pattimore (Appleby Grammar School Squadron); the Revd James Pitkin (Corps Chaplain); the Revd Andrew Slater (Wymondham Squadron); the Revd Olive Stevens (Redruth Squadron); the Revd Anne Taylor (Woodvale Squadron).



BARRON. Barnaby Barron, Accredited Baptist Minister, to be Pioneer Lay Minister of Havant (Portsmouth).

BARRON. Sara Barron, Accredited Baptist Minister, to be Pioneer Lay Minister of Havant (Portsmouth).

HYDE. Daniel Hyde, Informator Choristarum, Organist, and Tutorial Fellow in Music of Magdalen College, Oxford (Oxford), to be Organist and Director of Music of St Thomas’s, Fifth Avenue, New York (New York, ECUSA).

LÖWE. Jason Löwe, Organist of Giggleswick School (West Yorkshire & the Dales), to be Assistant Organist of Durham Cathedral (Durham).

SAMUEL. Glyn Samuel, Deputy Chancellor (Coventry), to be Deputy Chancellor (West Yorkshire & the Dales).

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