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12 April 2024

St Davids archdeacons

THE Revd Dr Matthew Hill, Area Dean and Priest-in-Charge of Bro Caerfyrddin, and Canon of St Davids Cathedral, since 2019, is now Archdeacon of Carmarthen, in St Davids diocese. He was ordained priest in 1998, and served in Llandaff diocese before moving to St Davids in 2007. He has also served as a university tutor and chaplain, vocations adviser, and incumbent.

The Ven. Mones Farah, Archdeacon for New Church Communities, in St Davids diocese, since 2018, is now Archdeacon Missioner. He was ordained priest in 1989, served his title in Aberystwyth, and was a university chaplain, before becoming Team Vicar in the Great Baddow Team Ministry, in Chelmsford diocese in 1998. He returned to Aberystwyth, as Priest-in-Charge, in 2014. He is also a Canon of St Davids Cathedral.


BATES-BOURNE. The Revd Thomas Bates-Bourne, Assistant Curate (Assistant Priest) of the Priory Benefice (Leeds), to be Vicar of South Thornaby (York).

BENNETT. The Revd Ivan Bennett, Minister-in-Charge of the Nativity Conventional District, Aylestone Park (Leicester), to be also Presbyter in the Leicester Trinity Circuit (Methodist Church).

BLAKE. The Revd Katharine Blake, Vicar of All Saints’, Queensbury (London), to be Vicar of Banstead (Guildford).

BROOKS. The Revd Glen Brooks, Vicar of St Annes’s, Heyhouses, St Annes-on-the-Sea, to be also Area Dean of Kirkham (Blackburn).

BURNHAMS. The Revd Wendy Burnhams, NS Assistant Curate of Alton (Winchester), now NS Assistant Priest.

CARNABY-DENYER. The Revd Christopher Carnaby-Denyer, Vicar of the Stour Downs Benefice, to be Priest-in-Charge of Herne (Canterbury).

CASHMORE. The Revd Matthew Cashmore, Vicar of St Anselm’s, Hayes (London), to be part-time Vicar of St John the Evangelist, Bovey Tracey, and Heathfield, and part-time Team Vicar in the Newton Abbot Team Ministry, with responsibility for St Luke’s, Milber (Exeter).

CHAMBERLIN. The Revd David Chamberlin, Priest-in-Charge of the King’s Beck Benefice, to be Rector, remaining Rural Dean of St Benet at Waxham and Tustead (Norwich).

DICKSON. The Revd Simon Dickson, formerly Assistant Curate of St Peter’s, Fulham, now Assistant Curate (Minister of Evangelism) of All Souls’, Langham Place (London).

DONALDSON. The Revd Aron Donaldson, formerly Assistant Curate of the Corby Glen Parishes (Lincoln), now Chaplain of the University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust (Derby).

ELWOOD. The Revd Claire Elwood, Assistant Curate of St Nicholas’s, Durham (Durham), to be Interim Assistant Curate (Associate Minister) of St Michael-le-Belfrey and St Cuthbert, York (York).

FIFIELD. The Revd Ian Fifield, NS Assistant Curate of St Stephen’s, Norwich (Norwich), to be NS Assistant Priest.

GREENHALF. The Revd Jack Greenhalf, Assistant Curate of Whitstable, to be Team Vicar in the Romney Marsh Team Ministry (Canterbury).

HOWLES. The Revd Gareth Howles, Priest-in-Charge of Farsley, to be Priest-in-Charge of Pudsey (Leeds).

HOWSON. The Revd Michael Howson, Rector of the South Leightonstone Benefice, to be also Priest-in-Charge of the West Leightonstone Benefice (Ely).

JONES. The Revd Derek Jones, Priest-in-Charge of Little Horton, now also Assistant Area Dean of Inner Bradford (Leeds).

JØRGENSEN. The Revd Laura Jørgensen, Rector of St Botolph without Aldgate with Holy Trinity Minories, and Dean of Women’s Ministry in the Two Cities (London), and Priest-Vicar of Westminster Abbey, to be also Area Dean of the City (London).

LUCAS. The Revd Dr Susan Lucas, Team Rector in the Holy Trinity Team Ministry, East Ham, now also Area Dean of Waltham Forest (Chelmsford).

MICKELFIELD. The Revd Andrew Micklefield, Vicar of Alton, Area Dean of Alton, and Hon. Canon of Winchester Cathedral, to be also Acting Area Dean of Alresford (Winchester).

MILNE. The Revd James Milne, Canon Precentor of St Paul’s Cathedral (London), to be Canon Precentor of York Minster (York).

MUNDY. The Revd Dr David Mundy, Priest-in-Charge of Glossop, and Assistant Diocesan Director of Ordinands, to be also Acting Area Dean of Peak (Derby).

REEVES. The Revd Helen Reeves, Rector of Ash and of Ridley, to be also Area Dean of Cobham (Rochester).

ROBINS. The Revd Kim Robins, Assistant Curate of the Basingstoke Down Benefice (Winchester), to be Associate Minister.

TAYLOR. The Revd Nigel Taylor, Vicar of St Mary’s, Monkseaton, to be also Area Dean of Tynemouth (Newcastle).

TUCKER. The Revd Catherine Tucker, Interim Priest-in-Charge of Dover Town, to be Priest-in-Charge in the St Laurence in the Isle of Thanet Team Ministry (Canterbury).

WESTRIP. The Revd Edward Westrip, NS Assistant Curate of the Good Shepherd, Chesterton, to be NS Assistant Curate (Assistant Priest) of Great Shelford (Ely).

WOODCOCK. The Revd Matthew Woodcock, Assistant Curate (20s-40s Minister) of St Barnabas’s, York, and of St Paul’s, Holgate Road, York, to be Priest-in-Charge of St Stephen with St Aidan, Acomb (York).


BEE. The Revd Nicholas Bee, Assistant Curate of Bro Padarn, now Priest-in-Charge of Lampeter Local Ministry Area, with pastoral care for Tregaron, Llanddewi Brefi, Llangeitho, Gartheli, Betws Leucu, Lalanbadarn Odwyn, and Blaenpennal (St Davids).

CALE. The Revd Heather Cale, NSM in the Daugleddau Local Ministry Area (St Davids), now Priest-in-Charge.

CROXON HALL. The Revd Frances Croxon Hall, Assistant Curate of Bro Padarn, to be Assistant Curate in the Glyn Aeron Coastal Local Mission Area (St Davids).

MORGAN. The Revd Lindy Morgan, Priest-in-Charge of Brow Gwendraeth Local Ministry Area, and Acting Dean, to be Dean (St Davids).

PRINCE. The Revd Melanie Prince, Vicar of the De Morgannwg Ministry Area, to be Priest-in-Charge of Lampeter Local Ministry Area, with pastoral care for St Peter’s, Lampeter, Maestir, Llangybi, and Betws Bledrws (St Davids).

REEVES. The Revd Alison Reeves, Vicar in the Afon Need Ministry Area (Llandaff), now Dean and Priest-in-Charge of Bro Aman Local Ministry Area (St Davids).

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