01 December 2017

Archdeacon steps down

THE Ven. Stuart Bain, Archdeacon of Sunderland, in Durham diocese, since 2002, and Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of the Boldons, in that diocese, since 2013, is to be Canon Provost of Sunderland Minster. He has held posts in the diocese since 1980.


ADAMOLEKUN. The Revd Abimbola Adamolekun, NS Assistant Curate of St Michael and St George with St Stephen and St Thomas, Shepherd’s Bush (London), to be part-time Chaplain of HM Prison Wandsworth (Southwark).

ALLDRITT. The Revd Richard Alldritt, Assistant Curate (Associate Vicar) of the Holy Sepulchre with St Andrew the Great, Cambridge (Ely), to be Vicar of St Thomas’s, Oakwood (London).

BEVERLEY. The Revd Anne Beverley, NS Assistant Curate of Holy Trinity and of St Peter, South Shore, Blackpool, to be NS Vicar designate of Wesham and Treales (Blackburn).

BURRIDGE. The Revd Richard Burridge, Canon Theologian and Sarum Canon of Salisbury Cathedral (Salisbury), and Dean and Professor of Biblical Interpretation, of King’s College, London, now also NS Assistant Curate of St Mary-le-Strand with St Clement Danes (London).

CARTWRIGHT. The Revd Michael Cartwright, Chaplain of Beeston School, to be Interim Priest-in-Charge of the Matlaske Benefice: Barningham with Matlaske with Baconsthorpe with Plumstead with Hempstead, and Edgefield, and Saxthorpe with Corpusty (Norwich).

CORCORAN. The Revd Michael Corcoran, Assistant Curate of Brunswick, now also Chaplain of Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (Manchester).

DOWNES. The Revd Gregory Downes, Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of St Michael-le-Belfrey with St Cuthbert, York (York), to be Director of Ministerial Training of Wycliffe Hall, Oxford (Oxford).

FLINTOFT. The Revd Ian Flintoft, Director of Discipleship and Ministry for Mission, and Hon. Canon of Newcastle Cathedral, now also NS Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of Cowgate (Newcastle).

FRANKUM. The Revd Matthew Frankum, Vicar of St Luke’s, Bath, now also Assistant Rural Dean of Bath (Bath & Wells).

GIRLING. The Revd Stephen Girling, Abbey Missioner of Bath Abbey with St James (Bath & Wells), to be Acting Rector.


HARDY. The Revd Alison Hardy, Rector of Stand, and Area Dean of Radcliffe and Prestwich, (Manchester), to be Priest-in-Charge of Embleton with Rennington and Rock, and Area Dean of Alnwick (Newcastle).

HAYHOE. The Revd John Hayhoe, formerly Vicar of Geraldine (Christchurch, Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia), to be Rector of the Dunkeswell Mission Community: Broadhembury, Dunkeswell, Luppitt, Plymtree, Sheldon, and Upottery (Exeter).

HOGAN. The Revd Jennie Hogan, Chaplain of the London Goodenough Trust, to be also Assistant Curate of St George’s, Bloomsbury, with Christ Church, Woburn Square (London).

LYNAS. The Revd Stephen Lynas, Senior Chaplain and Adviser to the Bishops of Bath & Wells and Taunton, to be Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) in Glastonbury Jurisdiction deanery, remaining also Prebendary of Wells Cathedral (Bath & Wells).

MASON. The Revd Edward Mason, Rector of Bath Abbey with St James, to be Assistant Curate (Associate Minister), remaining Prebendary of Wells Cathedral (Bath & Wells), and Chaplain to the Queen.

MAUDSLEY. The Revd Richard Maudsley, formerly NSM of Silverton, Butterleigh, Bickleigh and Cadeleigh, to be part-time Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Andrew’s, Tiverton, in the Tiverton Mission Community (Exeter).

MEARS. The Revd Oliver Mears, Assistant Curate (Associate Minister or Joint Vicar) of Rugby West (Coventry), to be Interim Pioneer Minister of Cullompton, and Priest-in-Charge of Bradninch (Exeter).

MORAN. The Revd Dr Patricia Moran, NS Assistant Curate of St Mary’s, Monkseaton, to be Priest-in-Charge of Bywell and Mickley (Newcastle).

NEWMAN. The Revd Helen Newman, Chaplain of Launde Abbey, and Hon. Canon of Leicester Cathedral, to be also Interim Diocesan Director of Ordinands (Leicester).

OVEREND. The Revd Dr Paul Overend, Lay Development Officer, Assistant Diocesan Director of Ordinands, and Hon. Priest Vicar of Norwich Cathedral (Norwich), to be Canon Chancellor of Lincoln Cathedral (Lincoln).

TALLANT. The Revd John Tallant, formerly Priest-in-Charge of Dunscroft (Sheffield), to be house-for-duty Priest-in-Charge of St Mary Lowgate, Hull (York).

WHITE. The Rt Revd Francis White, formerly Assistant Bishop (Newcastle), now Hon. Assistant Bishop (York).

WILBOURNE. The Rt Revd David Wilbourne, formerly Assistant Bishop of Llandaff, and Diocesan Director of Ministry (Llandaff), now Hon. Assistant Bishop (York).

WOODCOCK. The Revd Matthew Woodcock, Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of Holy Trinity, Kingston upon Hull, and Deanery Mission Enabler for the City of Culture, to be Diocesan Mission Enabler (York).



MOTH. The Rt Revd Richard Moth, RC Bishop of Arundel & Brighton, to be Canon of Honour of Chichester Cathedral (Chichester).



HARE. Sr Cecilia Hare SSM, Parish Evangelist of Emmanuel Church, Bridlington, to be Family and Youth Worker of Newby and of Cloughton and Burniston (York).

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