Resignations and retirements

22 February 2019

Europe archdeacons

THE Ven. Colin Williams, Archdeacon of Germany and Northern Europe and of the Eastern Archdeaconry since 2015, is to retire on 1 April. Before his current appointments, he was Team Rector in the Ludlow Team Ministry, and a Prebendary of Hereford Cathedral. He was General Secretary of the Conference of European Churches from 2005 to 2010, and a Canon of Gibraltar Cathedral from 2007 to 2010. He previously served in Liverpool and Blackburn dioceses.

The Ven. Vickie Sims has resigned as Archdeacon of Gibraltar. She remains Chaplain in Milan, with Cadenabbia and Varese, and Bordighera Cemetery (diocesan correction).


BEDBOROUGH. The Revd Sally Bedborough, Chaplain of the Weldmar Hospital Trust, Dorchester, remaining Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Peter and St Osmund, Parkstone, with St Mary’s, Branksea (Salisbury).

BOOTH. The Revd Martin Booth, Area Dean of Sevenoaks (Rochester): 10 March, remaining Vicar of Riverhead with Dunton Green.

EDWARDS. The Revd Jill Edwards, Hon. Priest-in-Charge of Gerrans with St Anthony-in-Roseland and Philleigh (Turo).

FOSTER. The Revd Jessica Foster, Assistant Curate of St Peter’s, Hall Green (Birmingham).

LENTON. The Revd John Lenton, Assistant Area Dean of Odiham, remaining NS Assistant Curate of Sherfield-on-Loddon and Stratfield Saye with Hartley Wespall with Stratfield Turgis and Bramley (Winchester).

MASHEDER. The Revd Charles Masheder, Priest-in-Charge of Bere Regis and Affpuddle with Turnerspuddle (Salisbury).

NEALE. The Revd Andrew Neale, Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of High Ongar with Norton Mandeville (Chelmsford).

PEATY. The Revd Julia Peaty, Rural Dean of East Grinstead (Chichester), remaining NS Assistant Curate of East Grinstead, Dean of Self-Supporting Ministry, and Canon and Prebendary of Chichester Cathedral (Chichester).

PRICE. The Rt Revd Peter Price, Assistant Bishop (Salisbury).


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