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Appointments and retirements

The Bishop of Peterborough has announced the following appointments and retirements:

September 2014

The Revd Canon Peter Gompertz, has been appointed Assistant Priest of St Andrews Kettering in addition to his current responsibilities.  He will be licensed by Bishop John on 28 September 2014.  Peter’s contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Julia Perkins has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough Diocese. 12 Portman Close, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE3 9RJ Tel: 01733 262240


August 2014

The Revd Diana Rees-Jones has been appointed Associate Minister of St Giles Northampton.  She will be licensed by +Donald on 7 September 2014.  Diana’s contact details from this date are 15 Honeysuckle Way, Millwood Park, Northampton NN3 3QE.

The Revd Beverley Hollins has been appointed Assistant Area Dean of Greater Northampton (Pastoral).  She will be licensed by +John on 24 September 2014.  This role is in addition to Beverley’s current responsibilities and her contact details remain unchanged.

The Rt Revd John Flack, has been appointed Bishop’s Adviser for Healing Ministry with immediate effect.  This is in addition to +John’s current roles and responsibilities.  His contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd David Randell has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough diocese. Chenderit Rectory, Marston St Lawrence, Banbury, Oxon, OX17 2DB. Tel: 01295 712279 Email: revrandell@supanet.com


July 2014

The Revd Canon Grant Brockhouse has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough diocese, 71 Bishop’s Road, Peterborough, PE1 5AS  Tel: 01733 753339 Email: grantbrockhouse@gmail.com

The Revd Philip Bowden, Assistant Curate of St Mary’s Portsea in the Portsmouth Diocese has been appointed Priest in Charge of Dallington St Mary and Northampton St James.  He will be licensed in this role by Bishop Donald on 27 July 2014.  Phill’s contact details from this date are St James Vicarage, Vicarage Lane, Northampton, NN5 7AX 01604 461780, frphillbowden@gmail.com

The Revd Canon Ann Slater, Rector of Heyford w Stowe-Nine-Churches & Flore w Brockhall is to retire from this role on 12 October 2014.  Ann will be appointed Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral from this date.

The Revd Richard Burbidge, Assistant Curate of Christ Church Lowestoft, has been appointed Associate Vicar of Moulton.  Richard will be licensed in this role by Bishop John on 3 September 2014.  Richard’s contact details from this date are 8 Cubleigh Close, Moulton, Northampton NN3 7BG

The Revd Catherine Ievins is to step down as Warden of Readers at the Annual Lay Minister Licensing service on 20 September and the Revd John Hall is to be licensed as the new Warden of Readers for the Peterborough diocese at the same service.  Both priests retain their other roles and responsibilities and their contact details remain unchanged.

It is with sadness that we announce that the Revd Canon Timothy Roper died on 28 June.  His funeral is to be at 2pm on 8 July at St Hugh’s Parish Church, Market Harborough.


June 2014

The Revd David Spokes, Rector of Yardley Hastings, Denton & Grendon w Castle Ashby & Whiston, has been appointed Priest in Charge of Hunwick, Willington and Sunnybrow in the Durham diocese.  He will be licensed in this new role on 20 September 2014.

The Revd Kane Taylor, Assistant Curate at St Andrews Kettering, has been appointed Priest in Charge of Weldon with Deene and Pioneer Minister in Priors Hall.  He will be licensed in this role by Bishop John on 7 September 2014.  The Revd Colin Simpson and the Revd Julian Bowers will both resign as Priest in Charge and Assistant Priest of Weldon with Deene on the same date.  Kane’s  contact details from this date are The Rectory, 13 School Lane, Weldon, Corby NN17 5JN.

The following are to be ordained priest on Saturday 28 June at Peterborough Cathedral by Bishop Donald Allister.

The Revd Lynda Davies, Assistant Curate of Oundle w Ashton & Benefield w Glapthorn
Contact details: 30 Bellamy Road, Oundle, Peterborough PE8 4NB           

The Revd Lorna Lavarello-Smith, Assistant Curate of Billing (Anglican, Methodist and Roman Catholic LEP) 
Contact details: 80 Worcester Close, Great Billing, Northampton NN3 9DD

The Revd (William) Nick Trenholme, Assistant Curate of Wollaston w Strixton & Bozeat & Easton Maudit      
Contact details: 6 Hinwick Road, Wollaston, Northamptonshire NN29 7QT

The Revd Dr Rebecca Winfrey, Assistant Curate of Barnack w Ufford & Bainton; Helpston and Wittering        
Contact details: Manor Farm, Manor Farm Lane, Castor, Peterborough PE5 7BW

The Revd Jackie (Jacqueline) Wiegman, Assistant Curate of St Botoph Longthorpe and also serves at
Peterborough Prison Chaplaincy.

The Revd Simon Kaye, Assistant Curate of Eye & Newborough & Thorney
Contact details: The Vicarage, The Green, Thorney, Peterborough PE6 3QD

The Revd Owen Williams, Assistant Curate of Uppingham w Ayston & Belton
Contact details: 18 Siskin Road, Uppingham, Rutland LE15 9UL

At the same service The Revd Calixte Kutiwulu is being accepted into priestly ministry in the Church of England.
Contact details:  45 Huntley Grove, Peterborough PE1 2QW, ckutiwulu@yahoo.co.uk

 

The following are to be ordained deacon on Sunday 29 June at Peterborough Cathedral by Bishop Donald Allister.

Mrs Nicola (Nicki) Hobbs, Assistant Curate of Broughton & Cransley with Mawsley Village
Contact details: 15 Loddington Way. Mawsley, Kettering NN14 1GE revnicki@familyhobbs.org.uk

Mrs Paula Challen, Assistant Curate of Towcester w Caldecote & Easton Neston & Greens Norton & Bradden
Contact details: 35 Hazel Crescent, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6UQ revpaula@btinternet.com

Mr Don McGarrigle, Assistant Curate of Ketton
Contact details: 48 Main Street, Greetham, Rutland LE15 7NL, 01572 812804, escapeenergy@btconnect.com

Mr Glen Brooks, Assistant Curate of Northampton Holy Trinity & St Paul
Contact details: 104 Semilong Road, Northampton NN2 6EX, glen.brooks@virgin.net

Mr Haydon Spenceley, Assistant Curate of Northampton Emmanuel
Contact details: 50 Orchard Hill, Little Billing, Northampton, NN3 9AG, haydon.spenceley@gmail.com

Mr James McDonald, Assistant Curate of Brackley
Contact details: 36 Prices Way, Brackley, Northamptonshire NN13 6HZ james.a.mcdonald@live.co.uk

Mr Kevin Fear, Assistant Curate of Peterborough St Mark & St Barnabas
Contact details: 21 Riverside, Deeping Gate, Peterborough PE6 9AJ, fear.kevin@gmail.com

Mr Nigel Adams, Assistant Curate of Barton Seagrave w Warkton
Contact details: 5 Lavendon Court, Barton Seagrave, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN15 6QH, nigelandjoadams@gmail.com

Mr Shemil Mathew, Assistant Curate of Aynho & Croughton w Evenley & Farthinghoe & Hinton-in-the-Hedges w Steane.  Contact details: The Vicarage, The Spinney, Launton, Bicester OX25 6EP mathew.shemil@gmail.com

 

The Revd Jane Butler, Team Rector of Kingsthorpe St John the Baptist, St David & St Mark, has been appointed Honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.  She will be installed on 6 November.  This is in addition to her current responsibilities and her contact details remain unchanged.

A Pastoral Scheme came into force on 1 June 2014 which transferred the parish of Thorney from the Diocese of Ely into the Diocese of Peterborough.  The parish has joined with the parishes of Eye and Newborough in the Peterborough Diocese to form the benefice of Eye, Newborough and Thorney.  The Revd Colin Hurst is Vicar  and the Revd Simon Kaye Assistant Curate of this benefice.  Their contact details remain unchanged.

The following priests have been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough diocese:
The Revd Roger Burne, 43 Glebe Rise, Kings Sutton, Banbury, OX17 3PH. Tel: 01295 811936, rogerburne@gmail.com

The Revd Elizabeth Cowley, 57 Daventry Road, Barby, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV23 8TP. Tel: 01788 891411, liz.cowley@btinternet.com

The Revd David Perrett, 14 Dunbar Court, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 5DN. Tel: 01536 659065, davdotp2405@sky.com


May 2014

The Revd Eleanor Jeans, Assistant Curate at St Luke’s Thurnby in the Leicester diocesehas been appointed Associate Vicar of Christ the King Kettering.  Eleanor will be licenced on 5 July by Bishop John.  Eleanor’s contact details from this date are 11 Churchill Way, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN15 5DP, eleanor@thisman.co.uk

Sir John Parsons has been appointed Lay Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.  He will be installed on 6 November 2014.

The Revd Nicholas Gandy Vicar of Brackley is to replace the Revd David Randell as Surrogate for the Issue of Marriage licences in the Brackley Deanery with immediate effect.  This is in addition to Nicholas’ current roles and responsibilities.

Anna Spriggs LLB has been appointed Peterborough Diocesan Registrar and Bishop’s Legal Secretary.  Anna will start this role on 1 October 2014.  Her contact details are Hunt & Coombs Solicitors, 35 Thorpe Road, Peterborough, PE3 6AG, 01733 882800, anna.spriggs@hcsolicitors.co.uk

The Revd David Randall Rector of the Chenderit Benefice is to retire on 31 May 2014.

Miss Elizabeth Knight has been appointed Lay Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.  She will be installed on 6 November 2014.

The Revd Peter Beresford, Rector of Barby with Kilsby is to retire on 31 August 2014.

The Revd Stephen Webster Associate Minister of Oundle w Ashton & Benefield w Glapthorn has been appointed Vicar of the same benefice.  He will be instituted by Bishop Donald on 7 June.  Stephen’s contact details remain unchanged.


April 2014

The Revd Matthew Taylor, Assistant Curate of St Mary’s Rushden with St Peters Newton Bromswold is to be licensed as Associate Minister in the same benefice by Bishop John on 7 December 2014.  Matt’s contact details will remain unchanged.

The Ven David Painter  is to replace the Revd David MacPherson as Chaplain to Retired Clergy and Clergy Widow(er)s in the Daventry, Towcester and Brackley deaneries with immediate effect.  This appointment is in addition to Archdeacon David’s current responsibilities and his contact details remain unchanged.


 

March 2014

The Revd Stephen Prior, has been appointed Rural Dean of Higham.  He will be commissioned by Bishop Donald on 26 March 2014.  This appointment is in addition to Stephen’s current responsibilities and his contact details remain unchanged.

Mrs Maria Steele, has been appointed Lay Member of Chapter of Peterborough Cathedral.  She will be welcomed to the Chapter by the Dean Charles Taylor on Sunday 6 April 2014.  Maria’s contact details are 55 Thorpe Road, Peterborough PE3 6AN

The Revd Jonathan Kimber, Vicar of St Benedict Northampton has been appointed Honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.  He will be installed on 6 November.  This is in addition to his current responsibilities and he contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Jane Butler, has been appointed Team Rector of Kingsthorpe St John the Baptist, St David & St Mark.  She will be instituted by Bishop John and Inducted by Archdeacon Richard on 7 May 2014.  Jane’s contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Dr Peter Stell, has been appointed as Chaplain at Thorpe Hall Hospice (Sue Ryder) Peterborough.  Peter has also been given Permission to Officate in the Peterborough diocese.  He will be licensed by Bishop John on 1 May 2014.  Peter can be contacted at Thorpe Hall Hospice, Thorpe Road, Longthorpe, Peterborough PE3 6LW, 01733 330060 peter.stell@suerydercare.org

The Revd Mark Battison, Rector of the Upland Group of Parishes has been appointed Priest in Charge of Barrowden w Wakerley w South Luffenham & Morcott w Duddingon & Tixover.  He will be licensed by Bishop John and installed by Archdeacon Gordon on 5 April 2014.  Mark’s contact details from this date are 11 Church Lane, Barrowden, Oakham, Rutland LE15 8ED, 01572 747192, markbattison@btinternet.com


January 2014

The Revd Canon Derek Waller is to step down as Vicar of Rushden St Peter and Rural Dean of Higham in order to serve with CMS.  After his training Derek hopes to serve in ministry training in South Sudan.  Derek will resign as Rural Dean of Higham on 31 March and as Vicar of Rushden St Peter on 31 July 2014.  From 1 August 2014 Derek will be appointed Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral.  Derek’s future contact details are not yet known.

The Revd James Mowbray, Vicar of St Mary the Virgin Swanley in Rochester diocese has been appointed Priest in Charge of St Mary the Virgin Kettering. James will be licensed by Bishop Donald on 16 March 2014.  James’ contact details from this date are St Mary’s Vicarage, 175 Avondale Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 8PN

The Revd Jan Leader has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough Diocese. 15 Salisbury Road, Werrington, Peterborough, PE4 6NL. Tel: 01733 685672 revjanleader@virginmedia.com.

The Revd Alan Fiddyment has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough Diocese. 5 Ascot Close, Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE11 3BZ. Tel: 01775 712837 alan.fiddyment@tiscali.co.uk.  He also has Permission to Officiate in the Lincoln Diocese.

The Revd Ray Hemingray, Diocesan Registrar and Assistant Priest of Castor w Sutton & Upton w Marholm is to retire as Diocesan Registrar on 30 September 2014.  He will continue in his role as Assistant Priest of Castor w Sutton & Upton w Marholm and his contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd John Taylor, who currently holds PTO in the Peterborough diocese has been appointed Associate Priest for the Rutland Water benefice (Empingham, Edith Weston, Lyndon, Manton, North Luffenham, Pilton, Preston, Ridlington, Whitwell, Wing).  John was licensed by +John on 5 January 2014.  John’s contact details remain unchanged and are 24 Main Street, Empingham, Oakham, LE15 8PS, 01780 460735, jpt100948@gmail.com

 


December 2013

The Revd Charlie Nobbs, has been appointed Pioneer and Church Planting Enabler in the Peterborough diocese is addition to his current responsibilities.Charlie’s contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Terry Richards, has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough diocese. 11 Portway Drive, Croughton, Brackley, Northants, NN13 5NA Tel: 01869 811251 Email: tasker1@btinternet.com

The Revd Charlie Nobbs, has been appointed Adviser of Pioneer Ministry in the Peterborough diocese is addition to his current responsibilities. Charlie’s contact details remain unchanged.

Mrs Rosie Rushton, a Reader licensed to Weston Favell Northampton in the Peterborough diocese, has been appointed Lay Vocations Officer for Peterborough diocese.  This is in addition to her current responsibilities.  Her contact details are 78 Ridgeway, Weston Favell, Northampton NN3 3AR, (01604) 401604, rosieannrushton@gmail.com

The Revd Sylvia Lafford, 18 Blenheim Croft, Brackley, Northants, NN13 7ET Tel: 01280 700122, Sylvia.lafford@btinternet.com

The Revd Mandy Flaherty, NSM in Alconbury (St Peter and St Paul) cum Weston in the Ely diocese has been appointed Chaplain of The King’s (The Cathedral) School Peterborough.  She is being licensed by Bishop John on 13 January 2014. Mandy’s contact details from this date are The King's (The Cathedral) School Park Road, Peterborough, PE1 2UE, 01733 751541, flaherty.m@kings.peterborough.sch.uk

The Revd John Taylor, who currently holds PTO in the Peterborough diocese has been appointed Assistant Priest for the Rutland Water benefice (Empingham, Edith Weston, Lyndon, Manton, North Luffenham, Pilton, Preston, Ridlington, Whitwell, Wing).  John will be licensed by +John on 5 January 2014.  John’s contact details remain unchanged and are 24 Main Street, Empingham, Oakham, LE15 8PS, 01780 460735, jpt100948@gmail.com

The Revd Richard Stainer, Rector of Cogenhoe, Great Houghton, Little Houghton with Brafield on the Green has been appointed Vicar of Higham Ferrers w Chelveston.  He will be collated by Bishop John and inducted by Archdeacon Gordon on 11 May 2014.  Richard’s contact details from this date are The Vicarage, Wood Street, Higham Ferrers, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 8DL, 01933 312433, canon.stainer@gmail.com

The Revd Catherine Dobson,Assistant Curate of Rothwell with Orton, Rushton w Glendon & Pipewell, Loddington and Thorpe Malsor has been appointed Rector of The Coastal Group of Parishes in the Norwich diocese.  She will be instituted in this role on 27 April 2013.

The Revd David Lunn,has been appointed Assistant Priest of Great and Little Billing.  He will be licensed by Bishop John on 10 December.  David’s contact details are 38 Riverwell, Northampton NN3 5EG 01604 784241, david.lunn@durham.ac.uk

 The Revd Richard Thompson,Chaplain of HMP Hollesley Bay and YOI Warren Hill in the St Edmundsbury and Ipswich diocese has been appointed Chaplain at HMP Peterborough.  He was licensed by Bishop John on 5 December.  Richard’s contact details are HMP Peterborough, Saville Road, Westfield, Peterborough PE3 7PD, 01733 217500, richard.thompson@sodexojusticeservices.com


November 2013

The Revd Greg Roberts, Assistant Curate at Ss Peter and Paul Kettering has been appointed Priest in Charge of All Saints Peterborough.  He will be licensed by Bishop John on 23 February.  Greg’s contact details from this date are All Saints Vicarage, 208 Park Road, Peterborough PE1 2UJ, gregroberts81@hotmail.com

The Revd Robert Parker-McGee, Assistant Curate of Gornal and Sedgley Team Ministry and St Mary’s Hurst Hill in the Worcester diocese has been appointed Priest in Charge of Geddington with Weekley.  He will be licensed by Bishop Donald on 12 January 2014.  Rob’s contact details from this date are The Vicarage, 25 West Street, Geddington, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN14 1BD, rparkermcgee@gmail.com

The Revd Susan Rolfe, Assistant Curate at St Paul’s Peterborough, has announced her retirement with immediate effect.

The Revd Caroline Nancarrow, has been appointed Chaplain at Malcolm Arnold Academy.  She will be licensed by Bishop John on 17 December 2013.  She will continue to hold permission to officiate in the Peterborough diocese.  Caroline’s chaplaincy contact details from this date are Malcolm Arnold Academy, Trinity Avenue, Northampton NN2 6JW,  01604 778018, c.nancarrow@malcolmarnoldacademy.co.uk

The Revd Michael Jones, has been appointed Chaplain at Peterborough City Hospital.  He will be licensed by Bishop John on 26 November 2013.  He will also be given permission to officiate in the Peterborough diocese from this date.  Michael’s contact details from this date are Chaplaincy Department, Peterborough City Hospital, Bretton Gate, Peterborough PE9 3GZ, 01733 673115, michael.jones@pbh-tr.nhs.uk

The Revd Neil Tyrer, has stepped down as Pastoral Care and Counselling Adviser in the Peterborough diocese.  Neil retains all other responsibilities and his contact details remain unchanged. 

The Revd Canon Julian Bowers has been appointed as Pastoral Care and Counselling Adviser with immediate effect.  Julian has also been appointed as Assistant Priest of Brigstock w Stanion & Lowick & Sudborough.  He will be licensed in this role by Bishop John on 15 December.  Julian’s contact details remain unchanged.  They are: 41 Kipling Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 9JZ, (01536) 525520, revjbowers@gmail.com

The Revd Andrew Taylor Cook, Assistant Priest in the Uplands Group of Parishes and Chaplain Amongst Deaf People in the Peterborough diocese has been appointed Associate Priest of the Uplands Group of Parishes alongside his role as Chaplain Amongst Deaf People.  He will be licensed in this role by +John on 10 December 2013.  Andrew’s contact details remain unchanged.


October 2013

The Revd Judith Evans, Priest in Charge of Kells and Chaplain of Cumberland Hospital has been appointed Vicar of St Alban the Martyr Northampton. Judith will be instituted by Bishop Donald on 30 November 2013.  Judith’s contact details from this date are 9 Botmead Road, Berrydale, NN3 5JF, revdjudyevans@btinternet.com

The Revd Diana Rees-Jones has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough Diocese.  Diana’s contact details remain the same.

The Revd Jill Carman has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Peterborough Diocese.  Jill’s contact details are 15 Moorend Road, Yardley Gobion, Towcester, NN12 7UF

The Revd Judith Evans, Priest in Charge of Kells and Chaplain of Cumberland Hospital has been appointed Vicar of St Alban the Martyr Northampton.  Judith will be instituted by Bishop Donald on 30 November 2013.  Judith’s contact details from this date will be circulated shortly.


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