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Resignations and retirements

22 March 2019

Durham archdeacon

THE Archdeacon of Durham, the Ven. Ian Jagger, is to retire on 17 April. He has held this post and been a Canon Residentiary of Durham Cathedral since 2016. Before this, he was Archdeacon of Auckland, also in Durham diocese, and the Diocesan Rural Development Officer. He was ordained priest in 1983, served his title in London diocese, before taking up posts in Oxford and Portsmouth dioceses.


BALL. The Revd Rita Ball, Hon. Assistant Curate of St George and St John the Evangelist, Newbury (Oxford).

BARLOW. The Revd Robert Barlow, Interim Team Rector in the Dudley Team Ministry (Worcester): 31 March.

BHUTTA. The Revd Patricia Bhutta, NSM of Aldermaston (Oxford).

BLAKEY. The Revd William Blakey, Team Rector in the Brize Norton and Carterton Team Ministry (Oxford).

BRISTOW. The Revd Malcolm Bristow, OLM of Bolton Le Moors (Manchester): 17 July.

BUCHANAN. The Revd Eoin Buchanan, Rector of Kirkley (Norwich): 31 May.

CHAMBERLAIN. The Revd Roger Chamberlain, Vicar of Baddesley Ensor with Grendon (Birmingham): 1 August.

CLEMENTS. The Revd Andrew Clements, Vicar of Osbaldwick with Murton (York): 30 April.

GARDNER. The Revd Vincent Gardner, Vicar of St John the Evangelist and St Stephen, Reading (Oxford).

HARWOOD. The Revd Mary Harwood, NSM of the West Downland Benefice (Oxford).

JOHNSON. The Revd Stephen Johnson, Priest-in-Charge of St Aidan’s, Bamber Bridge, and of Walton-le-Dale (Blackburn): 1 July.

KIRBY. The Revd Elizabeth Kirby, Rector of Elmton with Creswell and Whitwell with Steetley (Derby): 30 May.

MERCERON. The Revd Daniel Merceron, Chap­­lain of Wellington College, Berk­­shire (Oxford).

ORR. The Revd Vernon Orr, Rector of St Agnes with St Paul and St Barnabas, Reading (Oxford).

PERRY. The Revd Elizabeth Perry, Priest-in-Charge of St Paul’s, Bristol (Bristol): 28 April.

STAMP. The Revd Philip Stamp, Rector of Holy Trinity, Blackley, and Priest-in-Charge of Lightbowne (Manchester): 3 August.

TAYLOR. The Revd James Taylor, Assistant Curate (Associate Rector) of St Helier, Jersey (Canterbury and Winchester).

THEAKSTON. The Revd Sally Theakston, Team Rector in the Dereham and District Team Ministry, Assistant Diocesan Director of Ordinands, and Hon. Canon of Norwich Cathedral (Norwich): 31 August.

WALSH. The Revd Alexandra Walsh, Assistant Curate of Buckingham (Oxford).

WENT. The Rt Revd John Went, Hon. Assistant Curate of Chenies and Little Chalfont, Latimer and Flaunden, remaining Hon. Assistant Bishop (Oxford).

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