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06 December 2019

St Helens archdeacon

THE new Archdeacon of St Helens and Warrington in Liverpool diocese is to be the Revd Simon Fisher, Vicar of St John’s, Tuebrook, West Derby, since 2011, and Hon. Canon of Liverpool Cathedral from this year. Canon Fisher trained at Ripon College, Cuddesdon, was ordained priest in 2006, and served his title in Bath & Wells diocese. He then served two parishes in Peterborough diocese, from 2009 until 2011.

Maidstone archdeacon

THE Revd Andrew Sewell, Priest-in-Charge of St Paul’s, Maidstone, and Area Dean of Maidstone, since 2010, and an Hon. Canon of Canterbury Cathedral since 2011, is now also Acting Archdeacon of Maidstone, until 31 May. He served in Ripon & Leeds diocese from 1993, including two years as Assistant Diocesan Missioner, before moving to Canterbury diocese in 1998.


ALCOCK. The Revd Claire Alcock, NS Assistant Curate of the Langtree Benefice, now Vicar of St John the Evangelist and St Stephen, Reading (Oxford).

ASHTON. The Revd James Ashton, Team Vicar in the Warlingham with Chelsham and Farleigh Team Ministry, to be Team Vicar in the Oxted Team Ministry (Southwark).

BEAVIS. The Revd Adrian Beavis, Vicar of St Luke’s, South Kensington (London), to be Vicar of Christ Church, Woking (Guildford).

BUCKLEY. The Revd Anthony Buckley, Vicar of St Michael at the North Gate with St Martin and All Saints, Oxford, now also Area Dean of Oxford (Oxford).

BUTCHER. The Revd Sallie Butcher, Assistant Curate of Mamble with Bayton, Rock with Heightington with Far Forest (Worcester), now Curate-in-Charge (Priest-in-Charge).

CANSDALE. The Revd Simon Canasdale, Team Rector in the Great Chesham Team Ministry, now Vicar of Christ Church, Winchester (Winchester).

CHARMAN. The Revd Karen Charman, Assistant Curate of Delaval (Newcastle), to be Vicar of Garsington, Cuddesdon and Horspath (Oxford).

CLARK. The Revd Rebekah Clark, Assistant Curate of Christ Church with Emmanuel, Weston super Mare (Bath & Wells), to be Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of St Mary of Bethany, Woking (Guildford).

CLARKE. The Revd Francis Clarke, formerly OLM of the Weybourne Group (Norwich), to be Interim Priest-in-Charge.

COLE. The Revd Norma Cole, formerly Vicar of Rushen, and Hon. Canon of St German’s Cathedral, Peel (Sodor & Man), now Hon. Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Mark’s, Peterborough (Peterborough).

COLLINS. The Revd Gary Collins, Assistant Curate of St John the Evangelist and St Stephen, Reading, now Assistant Curate (Associate Vicar) of St George and St John the Evangelist, Newbury (Oxford).

DUROSE. The Revd Emma Durose, Priest-in-Charge of Tregony with St Cuby and Cornelly, to be Priest-in-Charge of St Just-in-Roseland and St Mawes (Truro).

GARRARD. The Revd Helen Garrard, Assistant Curate in the Broadside Benefice, to be Assistant Curate (Assistant Priest) of Bramerton, in Rockland St Mary with Hellington, Bramerton, Surlingham, Claxton, Carleton St Peter and Kirby Bedon with Whitlingham, remaining Lead Chaplain of the Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust (Norwich).

GARRARD. The Revd Nicholas Garrad, Rector of the Broadside Benefice, to be Priest-in-Charge of Rockland St Mary with Hellington, Bramerton, Surlingham, Claxton, Carleton St Peter and Kirby Bedon with Whitlingham, and Bishop’s Officer for Christian Spirituality through the Creative Arts, remaining Hon. Canon of Norwich Cathedral (Norwich).

GUNTON. The Revd Helen Gunton, NS Assistant Curate of St Ouen with St George, Jersey, to be Ministre Desservant of St Martin’s, Jersey de Grouville (Canterbury and Winchester).

HAYES. The Revd Sarah Hayes, Vicar of Horsell (Guildford), to be also Waterways Chaplain (Canal and River Trust).

HOWARD. The Revd Daniel Howard, Vicar of St Margaret’s, Orford, to be Vicar of St Columba’s, Anfield (Liverpool).

LAVENDER. The Revd Christopher Lavender, Priest-in-Charge of Barming Heath, and of Allington and St Peter’s, Maidstone, now also Joint Area Dean of Maidstone (Canterbury).

LINDOE. The Revd Jacqualine Lindoe, Assistant Curate of St Mary the Virgin, Prittlewell (Chelmsford), to be Associate Priest.

MACDONALD. The Revd Janice Macdonald, NS Assistant Curate of Aldermaston and Woolhampton, now NS Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of St Nicolas, Newbury, and St Mary, Speenhamland (Oxford).

MARSHALL. The Revd Craig Marshall, Vicar of Hurstbourne Priors, Longparish, St Mary Bourne and Woodcott, Area Dean of Whitchurch, and Diocesan Rural Officer (Winchester), to be Rector of the Lower Wharfedale Benefice (Leeds).

McTAGGART. The Revd Stewart McTaggart, Assistant Curate of St Elphin with St John, Warrington, to be Priest-in-Charge of Emmanuel Church, Southport, and Assistant Curate in the North Meols Team Ministry (Liverpool).

MINKKINEN. The Revd Janet Minkkinen, Vicar of Cippenham, now Vicar of Burnham (Oxford).

MORGAN. The Revd Jane Morgan, Interim Priest-in-Charge of Newburgh with Westhead, to be Vicar of Ainsdale (Liverpool).

MYNORS. The Revd James Mynors, formerly Rector of Aldwincle, Clopton, Pilton, Stoke Doyle, Thorpe Achurch, Titchmarsh and Wadenhoe (Peterborough), now Hon. Assistant Curate of Cherbury with Gainfield (Oxford)

OAKLEY. The Revd Mark Oakley, Dean of Chapel of St John’s College, Cambridge (Ely), and Deputy Priest in Ordinary to the Queen, to be also Canon Theologian of Wakefield Cathedral (Leeds).

OLEY. The Revd Carolyn Oley, Hon. Assistant Curate of the Chenderit Benefice, to be also Rural Dean of Brackley (Peterborough).

OPPERMAN. The Revd Jennifer Opperman, Diocesan Lay Vocations Officer, to be also Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of Peterborough Cathedral (Peterborough).

RAFFAY. The Revd Julian Raffay, Specialist Research Chaplain of the Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust, now Interim Team Rector in the 4Saints Team Ministry (Liverpool).

RENGERT. The Revd Helen Rengert, Team Vicar in the Reepham and Wensum Valley Team Ministry, now also Chaplain to Reepham High School and College (Norwich).

RENGERT. The Revd Keith Rengert, Team Rector in the Reepham and Wensum Valley Team Ministry, and Rural Dean of Ingworth and Sparham, now also Chaplain to Reepham High School and College (Norwich).

RICHARDSON. The Revd Andrew Richardson, Chaplain of St Botolph, Aldgate, with Holy Trinity, Minories, London, now Interim Chaplain of St Paul’s Cathedral (London).

RIDLEY. The Revd David Ridley, Rector of Eastry and Woodnesborough, now also Area Dean of Sandwich (Canterbury).

RIDLEY. The Revd Jennifer Ridley, NS Assistant Curate (Assistant Priest) of Great Cornard, now also NS Assistant Curate (Assistant Priest) of All Saints’, Sudbury, with Ballingdon and Brundon, and of St Gregory with St Peter, Sudbury and Chilton (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich).

ROUSELL. The Revd Ian Rousell, Priest-in-Charge of Westfield, now also Assistant Area Dean of Midsomer Norton (Bath & Wells).

SELBY-BOOTHROYD. The Revd Richard Selby-Boothroyd, formerly NS Assistant Curate of Lyneham with Bradenstoke, and of the Woodhill Benefice (Salisbury), now Chaplain to the Air Training Corps, Windsor (Oxford).

SHALLOE. The Revd Jaqueline Shalloe, NS Assistant Curate of St John the Baptist, Hillingdon, now NS Assistant Curate of Holy Cross and St Edward the Confessor, Greenford (London).

SIMMONS. The Revd Andrew Simmons, Assistant Curate of Houghton (Carlisle), now Assistant Curate (Associate Rector) of St Philemon’s, Toxteth (Liverpool).

SMITH. The Revd Carol Smith, Vicar of Herne, now also Area Dean of Reculver (Canterbury).

SOUTER. The Revd Fiona Souter, Assistant Chaplain of the University of Hertfordshire, now Chaplain, and NS Assistant Curate in the Bishop’s Hatfield Team Ministry (St Albans).

TEGALLY. The Revd Narinder Tegally, Lead Senior Chaplain of the Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust, now also Assistant Diocesan Director of Ordinands (Bath & Wells).

THEWSEY. The Revd Robert Thewsey, Associate Area Dean of Henley, now Area Dean, remaining Rector of Shiplake with Dunsden and Harpsden (Oxford).

THOMAS. The Revd Jonathan Thomas, Priest-in-Charge of St Peter’s, Woking, now also Area Dean of Woking (Guildford).

THOMPSON. The Revd Derrick Thompson, Curate-in-Charge of St Paul’s, Thornton Heath (Southwark), now Vicar.

VALENTINE. The Revd Daniel Valentine, NS Assistant Curate of St Clement’s and St Barnabas’s, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, to be part-time Priest-in-Charge of Crumpsall, remaining Chaplain of Manchester Airport (Manchester).

WALES. The Revd Janet Wales, formerly NS Assistant Curate of Ellesborough, The Kimbles and Stoke Mandeville (Oxford), now Priest-in-Charge.

WALKER. The Revd Terry Walker, Assistant Curate of West with East Mersea, Peldon, Great and Little Wigborough, now also Support Chaplain of St Helena’s Hospice, Chelmsford (Chelmsford).

WILLIAMS. The Revd Donna Williams, Assistant Curate of Holy Trinity, Hounslow, now Assistant Curate of St Margaret’s-on-Thames (London).

WILSON. The Revd Veronica Wilson, Team Rector in the Heacham and Snettisham Team Ministry, to be Rector of Heacham (Norwich).



MASSEY. Francesca Massey, Sub-Organist of Durham Cathedral (Durham), now Director of Music and Organist of Rochester Cathedral (Rochester).

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