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26 April 2019

Archdeacon of Bristol 

THE next Archdeacon of Bristol is to be the Revd Neil Warwick, Vicar of St Nicolas’s, Earley, in Oxford diocese, since 2009. He was ordained priest in 2006 and served his title in Peterborough diocese. Before ordination, he ran his own business-research company, and worked for the logistics company British Road Services, and for World Vision, during which time he completed an MBA. He has also been a consultant for strategy at Lambeth Palace. He is married to Helen and has two grown-up children.


Devon posts

THE next Archdeacon of Exeter is to be Canon Andrew Beane, Team Rector in the Aylsham and District Team Ministry, since 2017, and Rural Dean of Ingworth and Sparham, since 2018, in Norwich diocese. He was ordained priest in 2003 and has served all his ministry in Norfolk. Before ordination, he worked in the electricity industry. He is married with a family.

The next Archdeacon of Plymouth is to be Prebendary Nicholas Shutt, the Acting Archdeacon. He has been the Rector of Yelverton, Meavy, Sheepstor, Walkhampton, Sampford Spiney and Horrabridge since 2016, and a Prebendary of Exeter Cathedral since 2011. He was ordained priest in 1995 and has served all his ministry in Exeter diocese. Before ordination, he was a solicitor. He is married, has two children, and three grandchildren, and is a keen photographer and a biker.


Move to Truro

THE next Archdeacon of Cornwall is to be the Ven. Paul Bryer, Archdeacon of Dorking in Guildford diocese since 2014. In this post, he has led initiatives to support the health and well-being of clergy. He was ordained priest in 1991, and served his title in Rochester diocese, before moving to Guildford diocese in 1994.


ATTEW. The Revd Richard Attew, Assistant Curate of Tye Green with Netteswell, to be Priest-in-Charge of Roydon and of Great Parndon (Chelmsford).

CHILDS. The Revd Christopher Childs, Priest-in-Charge of Combs and Little Finborough, and of Great Finborough with Onehouse, Harleston, Buxhall and Shelland, now Rector of Combs and Finborough (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich) (diocesan correction).

DRURY. The Revd Benjamin Drury, Assistant Curate of South Hinksey (Oxford), to be Priest-in-Charge of St Luke’s, Prittlewell (Chelmsford).

FOULGER. The Revd William Foulger, Assistant Curate of Lenton Abbey, and of Trinity Church, Nottingham (Southwell & Nottingham), to be Director of Mission and Evangelism at Cranmer Hall (Durham).

FREEMAN. The Revd Richard Freeman, Rector of Bradworthy, Sutcombe, Putford, Abbots Bickington, Bulkworthy and Milton Damerel, to be also Rural Dean of Holsworthy (Exeter).

GARLAND. The Revd Rachael Garland, Assistant Curate of All Saints’, Liverpool, to be Assistant Curate of St Bridget and St Thomas, Wavertree (Liverpool).

GREAVES. The Revd Kevin Greaves, Vicar of Chapelthorpe, to be also Priest-in-Charge of Woolley (Leeds).

HARVEY. The Revd Roland Harvey, Vicar of Garston, and Area Dean of Liverpool South, to be Team Rector in the South Widnes Team Ministry, and Area Dean of Widnes, remaining Hon. Canon of Liverpool Cathedral (Liverpool).

HULL. The Revd Stuart Hull, Assistant Curate of Holy Trinity, Springfield, to be Priest-in-Charge of Warley and Great Warley (Chelmsford).

JENNINGS. The Revd Susan Jennings, Assistant Curate of Girlington, Heaton and Manningham (Leeds), to be Associate Vicar.

JONES. The Revd Elaine Jones, Vicar of St Bede with St Clement, Toxteth, Area Dean of Toxteth and Wavertree, and Hon. Canon of Liverpool Cathedral, to be also Assistant Curate of St Bridget and St Thomas, Wavertree (Liverpool).

LORD. The Revd Dr Andrew Lord, Rector of Trowell, Awsworth and Cossall (Southwell & Nottingham), to be Priest-in-Charge of All Saints’, Didcot, and Bishop’s Adviser for Didcot Garden Town (Oxford).

MAGINN. The Revd Penny Maginn, formerly Priest-in-Charge of Morton, Carlisle (Carlisle), to be Chaplain of HM Prison Hindley (Liverpool).

MASON. The Revd Sally-Anne Mason, NS Assistant Curate of Stoneycroft and of Childwall, to be NSM of Mossley Hill (Liverpool).

McGANITY. The Revd Steven McGanity, Vicar of Christ Church, Southport, Area Dean of North Meols, and Hon. Canon of Liverpool Cathedral, to be also Priest-in-Charge of St Philip and St Paul, Southport (Liverpool).

McMURRAY. The Revd Matthew McMurray, Interim Vicar of Lostock Hall and Farington Moss (Blackburn), to be Vicar.

MUSIWACHO. The Revd Theresa Musiwacho, Assistant Curate of Royston, to be Rector of Little Berkhamsted and Bayford, Essendon and Ponsbourne (St Albans).

PARSONS. The Revd Samantha Parsons, Assistant Curate of the Horncastle Group, to be Rector of Harrowby with Londonthorpe, Grantham (Lincoln).

PATCHING. The Revd Julian Patching, Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of Langdon Hills, to be Priest-in-Charge of Holy Cross, Hornchurch (Chelmsford).

PEARSON. The Revd Robert Pearson, Vicar of Highfield, to be Priest-in-Charge in the East Widnes Team Ministry (Liverpool).

PERRY. The Revd Elizabeth Perry, Chaplain of HM Prison Ashfield, to be Managing Chaplain (Bristol).

PETITT. The Revd Lydia Petitt, Assistant Curate of St Mary the Virgin, Loughton, to be Vicar of St Michael and All Angels, Loughton (Chelmsford).

PETTIT. The Revd Mark Petitt, formerly Assistant Curate of Langdon Hills, to be Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Michael and All Angels, Loughton (Chelmsford).

PYMBLE. The Revd Adam Pymble, Assistant Curate (Associate Vicar) of Crouch End, Hornsey (London), to be Vicar.

ROBERTS. The Revd Timothy Roberts, Assistant Curate of St John the Baptist, Clayton (Leeds), to be Assistant Curate of St John and St George the Martyr with Christ the King Chapel, Preston (Blackburn).

ROOMS. The Revd Karen Rooms, City Centre Trans­ition Priest of Holy Spirit, Leicester, and Canon Missioner of Leicester Cathedral, to be also Diocesan Women’s Ministry Enabler (Leicester).

SIMPSON. The Revd Susie Simpson, Chaplain of HM Prison Isis (Southwark), to be Chaplain of HM Prison East Sutton Park (Canterbury).

STEVENS. The Revd Timothy Stevens, Assistant Curate of Wakefield Cathedral, to be Vicar of Darton with Staincross and Mapplewell (Leeds).

TOYNE. The Revd Marian Toyne, Assistant Curate of Frodingham and New Brumby, to be Rector of the Woldmoor Group (Lincoln).

WEST. The Revd Heather West, Assistant Curate in the Three Rivers Benefice, to be Interim Priest-in-Charge of the Three Rivers Benefice and of Altarnan with Bolventor (Truro).

WHETTER. The Revd Linda Whetter, NS Assistant Curate of Probus, Ladock and Grampound with Creed and St Erme (Truro), to be Associate Priest.

WILKINSON. The Revd Paul Wilkinson, OLM Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of Fountain of Life (Norwich), to be Senior Minister.



KEATLEY. Ian Keatley, Organist and Director of Music of Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin (Dublin & Glendalough), to be Director of Music of Southwark Cathedral (Southwark).

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