*** DEBUG END ***

Resignations and retirements

31 May 2024

ANDERSON. The Revd David Anderson, Vicar of St Michael and All Angels, Yeovil (Bath & Wells): 31 May.

BAILEY. The Revd Joshua Bailey, Rector of Bungay, and Leader of the Lightwave Rural Hub Church and of the Lightwave Group (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich): 31 August.

BILLSON. The Revd Kevin Billson, Rector of Blofield, and Assistant Curate (Assistant Priest) of the Broadside Benefice (Norwich): 30 September.

DAVIES. The Revd Christopher Davies, Interim Priest-in-Charge of Wymondham (Norwich): 11 September.

HEALEY. The Revd Hilary Healey, NS Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of St Cross Hospital with St Faith’s, Winchester (Winchester).

MACKAY. The Revd Margaret Mackay: Priest-in-Charge in the Gateshead Team Ministry (Durham): 30 June.

McHAFFIE. The Revd Alistair McHaffie, Vicar of the Church of the Risen Lord, Preston, and Hon. Canon of Blackburn Cathedral (Blackburn): 31 August.

NOPPEN. The Revd Chantal Noppen, Team Vicar in the North Wearside Team Ministry (Durham): 31 May.

PHILLIPS. The Revd Lena Phillips, NS Assistant Curate of Shirley (Winchester).

QUANTRILL. The Revd Sarah Quantrill, Vicar of Kesgrave with Little Bealings and Playford (St Edmundsbury & Ipswich): 31 May.

RICHARDS. The Revd Anne Richards, Hon. Priest-in-Charge of Whitley, and Chaplain of Coventry University (Coventry): 1 November.

ROWLANDSON. The Revd Diana Rowlandson, Vicar of Earlham, and Assistant Curate (Associate Priest) of the Mitre Benefice (Norwich): 12 October.

SMITH. The Revd Peter Smith, Vicar of Penn Fields (Lichfield): 30 September.

STRATTON. The Revd Anne Stratton, Vicar of St Peter’s, Belper (Derby): 11 October.

TEMPLEMAN. The Revd Ann Templeman, Rector of Hoole (Blackburn): 13 October.

TUFFNELL. The Revd Nigel Tuffnell, Rural Dean of Redenhall: 1 November, remaining Rector of Redenhall with Scole, and Hon. Canon of Norwich Cathedral (Norwich).

WYNNE. The Revd Teresa Wynne, Team Rector in the Cheshunt Team Ministry, with responsibility for Christ Church, Waltham Cross (St Albans): 5 October.

Browse Church and Charity jobs on the Church Times jobsite

The Church Times Archive

Read reports from issues stretching back to 1863, search for your parish or see if any of the clergy you know get a mention.

FREE for Church Times subscribers.

Explore the archive

Forthcoming Events

Green Church Awards

Awards Ceremony: 6 September 2024

Read more details about the awards


Festival of Preaching

15-17 September 2024

The festival moves to Cambridge along with a sparkling selection of expert speakers

tickets available



Festival of Faith and Literature

28 February - 2 March 2025

The festival programme is soon to be announced sign up to our newsletter to stay informed about all festival news.

Festival website


ViSIt our Events page for upcoming and past events 

Welcome to the Church Times


To explore the Church Times website fully, please sign in or subscribe.

Non-subscribers can read four articles for free each month. (You will need to register.)