“YOU can write whatever you want about me,” Rachel Boulding, Deputy Editor of the Church Times, who has died, aged 52, declared firmly once
FOR the wider Church, Michael Perham’s name is — and will continue to be — synonymous with liturgy
THE next Archdeacon of Loughborough, in Leicester diocese, is to be the Revd Claire Wood, Rector of Olney, in Oxford diocese, since 2009, and Area Dean of Newport, in that diocese, since 2015
HOLROYD. The Revd Richard Holroyd, Vicar of Cotham and St Paul’s, Clifton (Bristol): 5 September.
MADDOCK. The Revd Nicholas Maddock, Rector of Wrington with Butcombe and Burrington (Bath & Wells): 17 May
CHEESEMAN. — On 15 April, the Revd John Anthony Cheeseman: Vicar of Christ Church, Leyton (1982-90); St James’s, Westgate (1990-2001); Holy Trinity, Eastbourne (2001-10); aged 67
FOR A book about “the Reverend” Robert Peters, who died in 2005, Adam Sissman would be grateful for contact from anyone who knew Peters, or has information about him
Prebendary Norman Wallwork writes:
THE Revd Dr John Newton, who died on 27 March, aged 86, was loved and respected alike in the Roman Catholic and Anglican, and the other Free Church traditions, as within his native Methodism
The Revd John Edis writes:
FURTHER to your obituary of Canon Wilfrid Browning (Gazette, 7 April): I was one of his students on the Oxford Ministry Course from 1985 to 1988, and knew him as a dear friend ever after
THE next Archdeacon of Liverpool, in that diocese, is to be the Revd Michael McGurk, Rector of Harpurhey, in Manchester diocese, since 2010, and Area Dean of North Manchester since 2012. Before his present appointments, he had held posts in Manchester diocese since 2007
BOWMAN. The Revd Clifford Bowman, Team Vicar in the Uxbridge Team Ministry (London): 31 May.
BOX. The Revd Jane Box, Rector of Wombwell (Sheffield): 3 May
BAILEY. — On 2 April, the Revd Richard William Bailey: Vicar of Wombridge (1987-97); Priest-in-Charge of Shenstone and Stonnall (1997-2006); Chaplain of HM Prison Dovegate (2006-12); aged 69