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The Very Rev John Gladwin, Provost of Sheffield: to be Bishop of Guildford, succeeding the Right Rev Michael Adie, who is retiring on 3 September.

The Ven David Hallatt, Archdeacon of Halifax, diocese of Wakefield: to be Suffragan Bishop of Shrewsbury, diocese Lichfield, succeeding the Right Rev John Davies, who retired at the end of April.

The Rev Clifford Bannister, Team Vicar, Basingstoke: to be Vicar, Hedge End (Winchester).

The Rev Victor Barron, Team Rector, Kinson Team Ministry and Assistant Rural Dean of Poole: to be Team Rector, Kinson Team Ministry and Rural Dean of Poole (Salisbury).

The Rev Dr Lloyd Caddick, Vicar, Oundle with Ashton: to be also a non-residentiary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral (Peterborough).

The Rev Alan Deboo, permission to officiate, diocese Salisbury: to be non-stipendiary Minister, Wexcombe Team Ministry, same diocese.

The Rev Christopher Dench, Curate, Crayford: to be Priest-in-charge, Leybourne (Rochester).

The Rev Ann Douglas, Assistant Curate, Chorleywood, Christ Church: to be Vicar, Oxhey, All Saints (St Albans).

The Rev Ronald Duffield, non-stipendiary Minister, East Knoyle, Semley and Sedghill: to be Priest-in-charge (NSM), East Knoyle, Semley and Sedgehill, for one year only (Salisbury).

The Rev Charles Hatton, Rector, All Saints, Winchester with Chilcomb and Chesil, and Diocesan Communications Officer (Winchester): to be Priest-in-charge, Salisbury St Thomas and St Edmund (Salisbury).

The Rev David King, Priest-in-charge, Coulby Newham St Mark Local Ecumenical Project: to be Priest-in-charge, Egton with Grosmont (York).

The Rev Roger Lloyd, Assistant Curate, Great Parndon, St Mary: to be Vicar, Hornchurch, Elm Park, St Nicholas (Chelmsford).

The Rev Phillip Moate: to be non-stipendiary Minister, Honley with Brockholes (Wakefield).

The Rev Martin Morgan, Vicar, Ascension, Portsea (Portsmouth): to be Vicar, Rottingdean (Chichester).

The Rev Mark Nelson, Assistant Curate, Birtley, St John the Evangelist (Durham): to be Priest-in- charge, Middlesbrough, St Cuthbert and Urban Development Officer for the area (York).

The Rev Emma Percy, Curate, St Andrew's, Bedford (St Albans): to be Chaplain of Anglia Polytechnic University, Cambridge (Ely).

The Rev Dr Martyn Percy, Curate, St Andrew's, Bedford (St Albans): to be Chaplain and Director of Theological Studies, Christ's College, Cambridge (Ely).

The Rev Anthony Pugsley, Assistant Curate, Chadwell St Mary: to be Priest-in-charge, Warley, Christ Church (Chelmsford).

The Rev Michael Reith, Vicar, Leyland, St John (Blackburn): to be Priest-in-charge, and Team Rector-designate, Dagenham Team Ministry (Chelmsford).

The Right Rev John Richards, Suffragan Bishop of Ebbsfleet and Episcopal Visitor for the Province of Canterbury: also appointed Assistant Bishop in the diocese of Lichfield.

The Rev John Roberts, Priest-in-charge, Helmdon with Stuchbury and Radstone and Syresham with Whitfield: to be also Rural Dean of Brackley (Peterborough).

The Rev William Rogers, Rector, Bentley and Binsted (Winchester): to be Priest-in-charge, The Lulworth, Winfrith Newburgh and Chaldon (Salisbury).

The Rev Olwen Smith, Industrial Chaplain, Black Country Urban Industrial Mission: to be also Team Leader, BCUIM, and Team Vicar, Wolverhampton Central Team Ministry (Lichfield).

The Rev Edward Townshend, Rector, St Chad's, Lichfield: to be also Rural Dean of Lichfield (Lichfield).

The Rev Pamela Walker, formerly Assistant Curate, St Mary, St Hugh and St Richard, Northolt: to be Rector, St Mary, St Hugh and St Richard, Northolt (London).


The Rev Stuart Affleck, Warden, Pilsdon Community, Bridport (Salisbury): to resign as from 31 July.

The Rev Michael Cripps, Assistant Priest, Marlborough Team Ministry (Salisbury): to retire as from 30 June.

The Rev Julian Davey, Priest-in-charge, The Winterbournes and Compton Valence (Salisbury): to resign as from 31 May.

The Rev Dr William East, Vicar, Bishopwearmouth St Luke Pallion (Sunderland, diocese Durham): to resign as from 30 June.

The Rev John Gann, Team Rector, Bridport Team Ministry (Salisbury): to retire as from 30 June.

Canon Rex Howe, Vicar, Canford Cliffs and Sandbanks, and Rural Dean of Poole (Salisbury): to retire as from 30 June.

The Rev Julian Lever, Rector, Salisbury St Martin (Salisbury): to resign as from 1 July.

The Rev Edward Malcolm, incumbent, Wolverhampton St Luke (Lichfield): to resign as from 31 May.

The Rev Osmond Newnham, Rector, Chickerell with Fleet (Salisbury): to resign as from 31 July.

The Rev John Nicholl, Vicar, Bognor (Chichester): resigned as from 1 May.

The Rev Roland Oliver, Vicar, Little Aston (Lichfield): to retire as from 30 June.

The Rev Rex Paterson, Vicar, Ferring (Chichester): to retire as from 14 May.

The Rev John Richardson, Team Rector, Stanley Team Ministry (Durham): to resign as from 20 October.

The Rev Martin Saunders, Vicar, Southwick St Columba (Sunderland, diocese Durham): to resign as from 1 September.

The Rev Humphrey Squire, Team Vicar, Wareham Team Ministry (Salisbury): to retire as from 30 September.

The Rev John Thorpe, Rector, Walton-on-Trent with Croxall, and Vicar, Coton-in-the-Elms with Rosliston (Derby): to retire in August .

The Rev Eileen Wheeler, Parish Deacon, Bexhill St Peter (Chichester): retired as from 30 April.

The Rev Ralph Wilkins, Priest-in-charge, Milborne St Andrew with Dewlish; Piddletrenthide with Plush, Alton Pancras and Piddlehinton Puddletown and Tolpuddle (Salisbury): to retire as from 31 May.

Canon Harold Wilson, Vicar, Yateley (Winchester): to retire as from 31 October.

The Rev Michael Wilson, Assistant Curate (NSM), Darlington St James (Durham): resigned as from 3 April, but has retained permission to officiate in the same diocese.


The Rev Simon Wright, Vicar, West Acklam and Rural Dean of Middlesbrough; The Rev John Rendall, Rector, Rufforth with Moor Monkton and Hessay, Rector, Long Marston and Rural Dean of New Ainsty; The Rev John Meek, Rector, Bridlington Priory and Rural Dean of Bridlington; The Rev Glyn Webster, Anglican Chaplain, York Health Services NHS Trust: appointed non-residentiary Canons of York Minster.


Mr Trevor Reid: to be Diocesan Communications Officer for the diocese of Norwich.