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Resignations and retirements

23 February 2024

St Asaph archdeacon

THE Ven. Dr Barry Wilson, Archdeacon of Montgomery, in St Asaph diocese, since 2018, is to retire on 31 August. After a career as a RE teacher, he was ordained priest in 1998 and served his title in Lichfield diocese, after which he became Vicar of Bentley, in the same diocese. In 2013, he became Rector of St Mary’s, Nantwich, in Chester diocese, before becoming a Residentiary Canon of Chester Cathedral until his current appointment.

AUSTEN. The Revd Simon Austen, Rector of St Leonard with Holy Trinity, Exeter (Exeter): 3 March.

BETTINSON. The Revd Philip Bettinson, Priest-in-Charge in the Offa Mission Area (St Asaph).

BRASSIL. The Revd Séan Brassil, Priest-in-Charge of St Andrew’s, Whitchurch (Exeter): 30 April.

BRASSIL. The Revd Thomas Brassil, Assistant Curate of Elburton (Minister for Sherford) (Exeter): 26 February.

BROWN. The Revd Veronica Brown, Vicar of Highcliffe (Winchester): 30 April.

CALVER. The Revd Nicholas Calver, Rector of the Windmill Benefice (Southwark).

CARNABY-DENYER. The Revd Christopher Carnaby-Denyer, Joint Area Dean of Ashford, remaining Vicar of the Stour Downs Benefice (Canterbury).

COCKFIELD. The Revd Marisa Cockfield, Team Vicar in the Bideford, Landcross, Littleham, Monkleigh and Weare Giffard Team Ministry, Assistant Curate of Fremington, Instow and Westleigh, and Rural Dean of Hartland (Exeter).

CODRINGTON-MARSHALL. The Revd Louise Codrington-Marshall, Vicar of St Nicholas’s and St Luke’s, Deptford (Southwark).

COOPER. The Revd Gwenda Cooper, Priest-in-Charge in the Aled Mission Area (St Asaph).

EVANS. The Revd Dr Neil Evans, Residentiary Canon and Steward of St Paul’s Cathedral (London): 31 July.

HOOD. The Revd Elizabeth Hood, Team Rector in the Langelei Team Ministry, with responsibility for Leverstock Green (St Albans): 30 April.

HUYTON. The Revd Susan Huyton, Priest-in-Charge and Mission Area Leader of the Maelor Mission Area (St Asaph): 30 September.

JONES. The Revd Toby Jones, Assistant Curate in the Borderlands Mission Area (St Asaph).

KIPLING. The Revd Susan Kipling, Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of the Mid Test Benefice (Winchester): 20 April.

KLIMAS. The Revd Lynda Klimas, Rector of Clophill and Maulden, and Hon. Canon of St Albans Cathedral (St Albans), and Chaplain to the King: 31 August.

MARSHALL. The Revd Philip Marshall, Priest-in-Charge in the Alyn Mission Area (St Asaph): 29 February.

PARKINSON. The Revd Ian Parkinson, Associate Archdeacon of Sheffield and Rotherham (Transition Enabler of Hallam and Ecclesfield) (Sheffield): 30 June. (diocesan correction).

SEABROOK. The Revd Penelope Seabrook, Assistant Curate (Associate Vicar) of All Saints’, Fulham (London): 31 May.

STANNING. The Revd Gillian Stanning, Priest-in-Charge in the Borderlands Mission Area (St Asaph): 7 April.

THOMAS. The Revd Stefan Thomas, Area Dean of East Bridge: 31 March, remaining Rector of Barham Downs with Adisham and Aylesham (Canterbury).

THOMPSON. The Revd Diane Thomspon, Team Vicar in the New Warwick Team Ministry (Coventry): 6 August.

WALKER. The Revd Michael Walker, Priest-in-Charge of Christ Church, Southend: 9 March, remaining Priest-in-Charge of St John’s, Southend (Chelmsford).

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