12 January 2018


ADLINGTON. — On 4 January, the Revd David John Adlington: Priest-
in-­Charge of St Peter with St Benet, Stepney (1980-84); Priest Vicar and Succentor of Southwark Cathedral (1984-87); Llandaff Cathedral (1988-91); Llandaff Diocesan Director of Education (1991-2000); Vicar of St Hilary (1991-94); Team Vicar in the Cowbridge Rectorial Benefice (1994-95); Assistant Curate of Whitchurch (1995-2000); Priest-in-Charge of St Mary and St Eanswythe, Folkestone (2000-02); Hon. Minor Canon of Canterbury Cathedral (2001-13); Vicar of St Mary and St Eanswythe, Folke­stone (2002-09); Priest-in-Charge of Elham with Denton and Wootton (2009-13); Priest-in-Charge of St Peter’s, Folkestone (2013-15); Assist­ant Curate of St Mary, St Eanswyth and St Saviour, Folkestone (2013-15); Area Dean of Elham since 2014; Vicar of St Mary, St Eanswyth and St Saviour, Folkestone, since 2015; St Peter’s, Folkestone, since 2015; aged 66.

AUSTIN. — On 29 December, the Revd Dr Michael Ridgwell Austin: Perpetual Curate of St Andrew’s, Derby (1960-66); Chaplain of Derby Cathedral (1966-81); Lecturer in Theology of Bishop Lonsdale College, Derby (1966-73); Principal Lecturer (1973-85); Canon Residentiary of Derby Cathedral (1981-85); Bishop of Southwell’s Adviser on Training (1985-88); Director of Post-Ordina­tion Training (1986-94); Canon Residentiary of Southwell Cathedral (1988-94); Diocesan Director of Training (1988-94); Archbishops’ Adviser for Bishops’ Ministry (1994-98); aged 84.

BANGAY. — On 9 January, the Revd Edward Newman Bangay: Chaplain of East Somerset NHS Trust (1998-2002); NSM of St Andrew and St John the Baptist, Yeovil, with Kingston Pitney (1998-2002); aged 80.

DEVONSHIRE. — On 30 December, the Revd Roger George Devonshire: Royal Naval Chaplain (1971-95); Queen’s Hon. Chaplain (1992-95); Rector of Holy Trinity, Pitlochry, and St Adamnan’s, Kilmaveonaig (1995-2005); Synod Clerk and Canon of St Ninian’s Cathedral, Perth (2000-05); Chaplain of QinetiQ (2007-10); aged 77.

GILLIONS. — On 25 December, the Revd Michael George Gillions: NSM of Dorrington with Leebotwood, Longnor, Stapleton, Smethcote and Woolstaston (1996-2000); Condover with Frodesley, Acton Burnell and Pitchford (2000-07); aged 80.


GORDON. — On 20 December, the Revd Robert Andrew Gordon: Vicar of Aberpergwm and Blaengwrach (1987-94); Rector of Johnston with Steynton (1994-97); Cosheston with Nash and Upton (1997-2004); Team Vicar in the Carew Team Ministry (2004-07); aged 75.

GORICK. — On 24 December, the Revd Janet Margaret Gorick: Hon. Parish Deacon of West Bridgford (1987-95); NSM of Gotham (1995-99); Barton in Fabis (1995-99); Kingston and Radcliffe-on-Soar (1995-99); Thrumpton (1995-99); aged 87.

KENNY. — On 29 December, the Revd Frederick William Bouvier Kenny: Vicar of St Paul’s, Preston (1961-66); Chaplain of Preston Royal Infirmary (1961-66); Youth Adviser of Church Missionary Society, London (1966-70); Youth Secretary of CMS Ireland (1970-75); Rector of St Clement’s, Belfast (1975-80); Vicar of St Cuthbert’s, Preston (1980-86); Team Vicar in the Bushbury Team Min­­istry (1986-90); Priest-in-Charge of Stambridge (1990-97); Chaplain of Southend Community Care Services NHS Trust (1990-97); aged 89.

KIRKPATRICK. — On 4 January, the Revd William John Ashley Kirk­patrick: NS Assistant Curate of St Anne with St Thomas and St Peter, Soho (1971-75); with Society of St Francis (1971-79); NS Assistant Curate of St Augustine’s, Kensington (1979-80); St Cuthbert with St Matthias, Earls Court (1980-98); aged 90.

ROBBINS. — On 21 December, the Revd Peter Tyndall Robbins: Vicar of St Hilda’s, Prestwich (1955-59); Lower Halstow (1959-63); Charing with Little Chart (1963-73); Old Basing (1973-83); Kingsclere (1983-90); Assist­ant Rural Dean of Tamworth (1991-95); aged 92.

SEYMOUR. — On 11 December, the Revd David Seymour: Team Vicar of Lynton (1973-77); Curate-in-Charge of Princes Park Conventional District, Chatham (1977-79); Vicar of St Mark’s, Rosherville (1979-90); aged 74.

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