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Appointments and retirements

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

 

2018

July

It is with sadness we announce that the Revd Canon Roger Bellamy, Priest in Charge of Kings Sutton & Newbottle w Charlton, died on the 10th June 2018

The Revd Canon Julian Bowers Pastoral Care and Counselling Adviser, is to retire with effect from 22nd September 2018.

The Revd Dr Rowan Williams, Anglican Chaplain at The University of York, has been appointed Canon Precentor of Peterborough Cathedral. She will be installed on Sunday 16th September 2018.
precentor@peterborough-cathedral.org.uk 

The Revd Philip Bowden Vicar of Dallington & St James, is to resign with effect from 31st August 2018.

The Revd Barbara Gallagher, Assistant Priest of Stonhams & Creetings, is to be appointed Priest in Charge of Weedon Bec with Everdon and Dodford. She will be licenced on the 22nd September by the Bishop of Peterborough. barbarajg@btopenworld.com

The Revd Nicholas Gandy, Vicar of Brackley, is to retire on the 30th September. He will licenced as the Pastoral Care and Counselling Adviser on the 22nd September by the Bishop of Peterborough. Nicholas’ contact details currently remain unchanged.

The Revd Christine Ostler, has been appointed Associate Priest of Wellingborough All Saints and All Hallows. She was licensed by The Bishop of Brixworth on the 29th June. Christine’s contact details remain unchanged

 

June

The Revd Dr Roy Seden, Assistant Priest in the Rutland Deanery has been appointed Self Supporting Ministry Officer for the Oakham Archdeaconry in addition to his current role & responsibilities with effect from Sunday 1st July 2018. Roy’s contact details remain unchanged

The following are to be ordained priest on Sunday 24 June at Peterborough Cathedral by Bishop Donald Allister.

  Revd Dawn Airey Assistant Curate of Wollaston w Strixton & Bozeat & Easton Maudit
  dairey3@gmail.com

  Revd Simon Berry, Assistant Curate of St Marks Peterborough
  curate@stmarksPeterborough.org.uk

  Revd Mark Donnelly Assistant Curate of St Peters Oundle w Ashton & Benefield w Glapthorn
  mark@stpetersoundle.co.uk

  Revd Thomas (Tom) Houston, Assistant Curate of Burton Latimer
  houston89@hotmail.co.uk

  Revd Thomas (Tom) McLean, Assistant Curate of Higham Ferrers w Chelveston
  frtom.mclean@gmail.com

  Revd Iain Osborne, Assistant Curate of Oakham Ashwell Braunston Brooke Egleton Hambleton    
  Langham Market Overton Teigh and Whissendine Oakham Team Ministry
  iain@oakhamteam.org.uk

  Revd Charlotte Osborn, Assistant Curate of Oakham Ashwell Braunston Brooke Egleton Hambleton 
  Langham Market Overton Teigh and Whissendine Oakham Team Ministry
  charlotte@oakhamteam.org.uk

  Revd David Reith, Assistant Curate of St Marys Weldon and Priors Hall Community Church
  david@stmarysweldon.uk

  Revd Timothy Smith, Assistant Curate of St Giles Northampton and the Church on the Heath
  tim@stgilesnorthampton.org.uk

  Revd Susan (Sue) Stanley, Assistant Curate of Potterspury w Furtho & Yardley Gobion w Cosgrove & 
  Wicken
  stanley.thehole@btinternet.com

  Revd Helena del Pino, Assistant Curate of Bretton
  revhelenadelpino@gmail.com

 

The following are to be ordained deacon on Sunday 24 June at Peterborough Cathedral by Bishop Donald Allister.

  Mrs Jane Burns Assistant Curate of St Mary’s Finedon
  Janeburns2211@gmail.com

  Mrs Irene Cobley, Assistant Curate of Cogenhoe & Great Houghton & Little Houghton w Bradfield on
  the Green
  Irene.cobley@sky.com

  Mrs Lisa Holland Assistant Curate of Duston & Upton
  lisaholland@dustonanduptonparish.org.uk

  Mrs Denise Maud, Assistant Curate of Kingsthorpe
  revdenise.maud@btinternet.com

  Mr Philip (Phil) Nightingale, Assistant Curate of St Mary’s Rushden w Newton Bromswold
  philnightingale@hotmail.com

  Mrs Amanda Oliver Assistant Curate of Yardley Hastings, Denton & Grendon w Castle Ashby & Whiston
  amandaj.oliver@talktalk.net

 

May

The Revd Canon Bill Croft, Vicar of Bretton is to retire on 30 June 2018.  He will be instituted as House for Duty Vicar of Bretton on 1 July 2018 by the Bishop of Brixworth. Bill’s contact details remain unchanged.

 

April

The Revd Michelle Cotton, Priest in Charge of Wellingborough St Andrew, will be appointed Vicar of Wellingborough St Andrew and St Barnabas following the Pastoral Scheme dated 27 April 2018.  She will be collated by the Bishop of Brixworth and inducted by the Archdeacon of Northampton on 6 May 2018 at Wellingborough St Barnabas. Michelle’s contact details will remain unchanged

The Revd Ray Railton, Assistant Curate of Wellingborough St Barnabas, to be appointed Associate Priest of Wellingborough St Andrew and St Barnabas.  He will be licensed on 6 May 2018 by the Bishop of Brixworth at Wellingborough St Barnabas. Ray’s contact details will remain unchanged.

 

They will be installed in the Cathedral on 8 November 2018.
This is in addition to thier current roles and responsibilities.  His contact details remain unchanged.

  The Revd Nicholas Gandy has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 

  The Revd Beverley Hollins has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 

  The Revd Stephen Kelly has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 

  The Revd George Rogers has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 

  Mrs Mary Hanna has been appointed honorary Lay Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. Her contact
  details are Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, The Cavell Centre, ECH
  Healthcare Campus, Bretton Gate, Peterborough PE3 6GZ, tel 01733 776000, email
  mary.hanna@cpft.nhs.uk

  The Revd Canon Lesley McCormack has been awarded the title of Canon Emeritus of Peterborough
  Cathedral with effect from 2 July 2018.

 

March

The Revd Don McGarrigle, Assistant Curate at Ketton and Tinwell, has been appointed Interim Priest in Charge of Great Casterton and Little Casterton with Pickworth and Tickencote.  He will be licensed by the Bishop of Peterborough at  Great Casterton St Peter and St Paul on Sunday 13 May at 3pm. Don’s contact details from this date will remain unchanged.

The Revd James Maclaren Thomson, Chaplain in the Chaplaincy Team at Kettering General Hospital, has been appointed Chaplain in the Chaplaincy Department at Peterborough City Hospital, with effect from 27 April 2018. James’ contact details from this date to be Chaplaincy Department, Peterborough City Hospital, Bretton Gate, Peterborough PE9 3GZ, tel 01733 673115, email james.thomson2@nhs.net

The Revd Jonny Dade, Assistant Curate at Northampton St Giles, has been appointed Pioneer Minister at St Mary and St George’s Church, High Wycombe (Diocese of Oxford) with effect from Wednesday 29 August. 07599 406893.

The Revd James Edward Pennington, Assistant Curate at Nailsea Holy Trinity (Diocese of Bath and Wells), has been appointed Rector of Passenham with Old Stratford with Deanshanger, with effect from Saturday 10 March 2018. James’ contact details are 01908 262371, mobile 07736 299889, email jepennington@hotmail.com

The Revd Nicki Hobbs, Assistant Curate of Broughton and Cransley with Mawsley, has been appointed Priest in Charge of Broughton, Cransley with Mawsley.  She will be licensed at Broughton St Andrew’s on Sunday 16 September 2018 by the Bishop of Brixworth. Nicki’s contact details will remain unchanged.

 

February

The Revd Kevin Fear, Assistant Curate at Peterborough St Marks, has been appointed Associate Priest (Minister in Secular Employment), Werrington St John the Baptist with Emmanuel.  He will be licensed by the Bishop of Brixworth in Emmanuel Church on Sunday 4 March 2018. Kevin’s contact details from this date remain unchanged, except for his email address which will be fear.kevin@gmail.com

The Revd Canon Tim Alban Jones MBE, Bishop’s Chaplain and Residentiary Canon, Peterborough, to be also Vice Dean of Peterborough Cathedral. His contact details are unchanged.

The Revd Janet Donaldson, Vicar of Welford with Sibbertoft and Marston Trussell, to retire with effect from 24 June 2018.  janet@donaldsonfamily.org.uk

The Revd Canon Lesley McCormack, Assistant Priest of Kettering St Peter and St Paul with St Michael and All Angels, to retire with effect from 2 July 2018. Lesley’s contact details are to remain unchanged.

The Revd Canon Lee Francis-Dehqani has been awarded the title of Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral with effect from 1 April 2018. His contact details from this date will be 07827 668169, email leet.fd@gmail.com

The Revd Sylvia Margaret Coles, Associate Priest at Dallington and Northampton St James, is to retire with effect from 4 March 2018. Her contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Jonathan Frederick Aldwinckle, Assistant Curate at Kettering Christ the King, has been appointed Rector of Raunds, Hargrave, Ringstead and Stanwick.  He will be instituted and inducted by the Bishop of Brixworth in St Peter’s Church, Raunds on Sunday 22 April 2018.

The Revd Natalie (Nat) Jane White, Assistant Curate at Corby St Columba and the Northern Saints, has been appointed Team Vicar in the Daventry Team, with special responsibility for Braunston, Ashby St Ledgers and Welton.  She will be licensed on 28 April 2018 by the Bishop of Brixworth. Nat’s contact details  will be 07806 664495, email revnatwhite@gmail.com

The Revd Allison Twigg, Associate Curate at Weston Favell, has been appointed Associate Priest for Guilsborough & Hollowell & Cold Ashby & Cottesbrooke with Great Creaton & Thornby & Ravensthorpe & Spratton (The Uplands Group of Parishes).  She will be licensed by the Bishop of Brixworth on Sunday 29 April 2018. revallisontwigg@gmail.com 

 

January

The Revd Canon Lee Francis-Dehqani, Team Rector of the Oakham Team Ministry, Rural Dean of Rutland, Honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral and Vice President and Chairman of the House of Clergy of the Diocesan Synod, is to resign with effect from 31 March 2018.

The Revd Katrina Hutchins, Assistant Curate in the Kingsthorpe Benefice, has been appointed Vicar of Mears Ashby & Hardwick & Sywell with Overstone.  She will be instituted and inducted by Bishop Donald on Sunday 11 March 2018. Katrina’s details from this date will be 07710 464675, email katrinahutchins94@yahoo.co.uk

The Revd Canon Karen Anngel Irene Jongman, Priest in Charge of the benefice of Walgrave with Hannington & Wold & Scaldwell, has been appointed Rector (House for Duty) of Pattishall with Cold Higham & Gayton with Tiffield (the Amelcote benefice).  She will be licensed by Bishop John on 6 March 2018. Karen’s details from this date will be 07980 881252, email karenajongman@gmail.com

The Revd Deborah Lindsay Marsh, Assistant Curate of Hardingstone & Piddington w Horton & Quinton & Preston Deanery, has been appointed Team Vicar of Whissendine, Teigh, Ashwell & Market Overton within the Oakham Team Ministry. She will be licensed by Bishop John on Sunday 4 February 2018. Deborah’s contact details from this date will be 07919 385314, email debmarsh37@yahoo.com

The Revd Carolyn Oley, has been appointed House for Duty Priest of Chenderit Benefice (Middleton Cheney with Chacombe & Greatworth & Marston St Lawrence with Warkworth & Thenford.  She will be licensed by Bishop Donald on Saturday 3 February 2018.  carolyn.oley@btinternet.com

The Revd Canon Julie Lorraine Hutchinson, Team Vicar in the Oakham Team Ministry is resigning from stipendiary ministry on 31 January 2018. Julie has been awarded Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral with effect from 1 February 2018. She will be become House for Duty Priest in the benefice of High and South Framland (Leicester Diocese) with effect from 6 March 2018.  revdjulie@icloud.com

The Revd Jane Elizabeth Baxter, Rector of Lyddington, Bisbrooke, Caldecott, Glaston, Harringworth, Seaton & Stoke Dry has also been appointed Rural Dean of Rutland.  She will be licensed by Bishop Donald on 29 January 2018.

The Revd Canon Michael Webber, Team Rector of Daventry, Ashby St Ledgers, Braunston, Catesby, Hellidon, Staverton & Welton, Barby & Kilsby and Honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral, has also been appointed Rural Dean of Daventry for the year to 31 December 2018. Michael’s contact details remain unchanged.

 

2017

 

December

The Revd Canon Reginald Bruce Ruddock has been awarded the title of Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral with effect from 1 October 2017.

The Revd Rob Parker-McGee, Priest in Charge of Geddington with Weekley, has been appointed Vicar of Orpington All Saints (Rochester Diocese) with effect from Wednesday 28 February 2018.  Rob’s contact details from this date will be 07588 801593, email rparkermcgee@gmail.com

The Revd Marcus Purnell, Rector of Cottesmore, & Burley, Clipsham, Exton, Greetham, Stretton & Thistleton, has been appointed Team Vicar of St Wendreda’s Church, March (Ely Diocese) with effect from Sunday 25 February 2018.  berevmarcuspurnell@gmail.com

The Revd Haydon Spenceley, Team Rector of Northampton Emmanuel, has also been appointed Assistant Director of Ordinands with effect from 1 December 2017.

The Revd Canon Sarah Brown has been appointed Adviser for Women’s Ministry, in addition to her role as Canon Missioner at Peterborough Cathedral, with effect from 21 January 2018.  Sarah’s contact details will be 01733 355315, email canon.missioner@peterborough-cathedral.org.uk

The Revd James Watson, Associate Priest of the benefice of Arthingworth & Harrington with Oxendon & East Farndon and the benefice of Maidwell with Draughton & Lamport with Faxton and Chaplain of Maidwell Hall School to be appointed Priest in Charge of the Faxton Benefice (Arthingworth & Harrington with Oxendon & East Farndon & Maidwell with Draughton & Lamport with Faxton). James will be licensed on 9 January 2018 by Bishop John.  His contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Nicholas William Leggett, Vicar of Tile Hill St Oswald’s in the Diocese of Coventry, has been appointed Rector of the Chenderit Benefice (Middleton Cheney with Chacombe & Greatworth & Marston St Lawrence with Warkworth & Thenford) Nicholas will be instituted and inducted on 3 February 2018 by Bishop Donald. His contact details from this date will be 07925 419068, email leggett1uwe@yahoo.co.uk

Mr Peter Cantley is to be the new Diocesan Director of Education with effect from 1 January 2018. Peter will be based at Bouverie Court, The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD, 01604 887006, email peter.cantley@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

 

November

The Venerable David Scott Painter, Assistant Priest in the Towcester Deanery, was instituted and inducted to the Benefice of Brington with Whilton and Norton and Church Brampton with Chapel Brampton and Harlestone and East Haddon and Holdenby on 29 October 2017.  His contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Canon Julian Michael Bowers, Assistant Priest of Brigstock with Stanion, Lowick and Sudborough and honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral, to retire with effect from 27 November 2017. His contact details will remain unchanged.

 

October

The Revd Sally Lorraine Hughes has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.  She will be installed on 9 November 2017.  This is in addition to Sally’s current roles and responsibilities.  Her contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Antoinette (­Toni) Smith, permission to officiate in the Diocese of Peterborough, has been appointed Rector of Great Harrowden with Little Harrowden and Orlingbury and Isham with Pytchley.  She will be instituted by Bishop John Holbrook and inducted by the Archdeacon of Northampton on Thursday 26 October 2017.  Toni’s contact details from this date will be 01933 678225, email reverend.tonismith@gmail.com

The Revd Kane Mathew Taylor, Priest in Charge of the benefice of Weldon with Deene and Pioneer Minister in Priors Hall has been appointed Vicar of the same benefice.  He will be instituted by Bishop John on 3 December 2017.  Kane’s contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Carys Walsh, permission to officiate in the Diocese of Peterborough, has now been appointed Associate Priest of Kettering St Peter and St Paul.  She will be licensed by Bishop John on 17 December 2017. carys.walsh@me.com

 

The following will be installed in the Cathedral on 9 November 2017.
This is in addition to thier current roles and responsibilities.

  The Revd Miranda Hayes has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.
  Her contact details remain unchanged. 

  The Revd Ian Holdsworth has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 
  His contact details remain unchanged. 

  The Revd Nicholas Setterfield has been appointed honorary Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 
  His contact details remain unchanged.

  Mr Andrew Roberts has been appointed honorary Lay Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.
  His contact details are Diocesan Office, The Palace, Peterborough PE1 1YB, tel 01733 887013, email
  andrew.roberts@peterborough-diocese.org.uk.

  Mrs Miranda Robinson has been appointed honorary Lay Canon of Peterborough Cathedral.

  Mr Peter White has been appointed honorary Lay Canon of Peterborough Cathedral. 
  His contact details are Bouverie Court, 6 The Lakes, Bedford 
  Road, Northampton NN4 7YD, tel 01604 887044, email peter.white@peterborough-diocese.org.uk.

The Revd Canon Sarah Brown, Team Vicar in the Daventry Team and Rural Dean of the Daventry has been appointed as Canon Missioner, a full time residentiary post at the Cathedral. She will be installed in
the cathedral at Evensong on January 21st  2018 at 3.30pm.

 

September

The Revd Canon Steve Benoy is now Director of Vocations and Formation, whilst remaining as Director of Ordinands.  His contact details remain unchanged.

Canon Liz Holdsworth, formerly Director of Training, is now Director of Mission and Development. 
Her contact details remain unchanged.

Mr Pete White, formerly Diocesan Youth Officer, is now Director of Children and Youth. 
His contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Canon Tim Alban Jones has been appointed as Acting Dean at Peterborough cathedral with effect from 9 October 2017.

The Revd Matthew Taylor, Associate Priest of Rushden St Mary with Newton Bromswold has been appointed Vicar of Finham St Martin in the Fields in the Diocese of Coventry with effect from 2 October 2017. matt_t_taylor@btinternet.com.

The Revd Carys Walsh has been appointed Curate Training Officer in the Diocese of Peterborough with effect from 2 January 2018.  Her contact details from this date will be Bouverie Court, 6 The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD, tel: 01604 887054. 

The Revd Doug Spenceley, Assistant Priest of Billing and Bishop’s Vicar for Church Schools has been appointed Assistant Priest of Northampton Emmanuel with effect from 17 December 2017.  He will continue his role as Bishop’s Vicar for Church Schools. His contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Canon Reginald Bruce Ruddock, Canon Precentor of Peterborough Cathedral to retire with effect from 30 September 2017.

 

August

The Revd Canon Mary Garbutt, Priest in Charge of Arthingworth & Harrington w Oxendon & East Farndon, Priest in Charge of Maidwell w Draughton & Lamport w Faxton has been appointed Team Vicar in the Daventry Team with special responsibility for Staverton, Hellidon and Catesby from 11 October 2017.  mary@familygarbutt.plus.com

The Revd Helen Cameron, Chair of the Northampton District of the Methodist Church has been appointed Ecumenical Canon at Peterborough Cathedral. She will be installed on 9 November 2017. Her contact details will be The Methodist Church, Northampton District Office, Bouverie Court, 6 The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton NN4 7YD, tel 01604 630128, email helen.cameron.d23@gmail.com

The Revd Nigel Adams, Assistant Curate, St Botolph’s Barton Seagrave with St Edmund’s Warkton, has been appointed Priest in Charge of Braintree St Michael’s with effect from 6 September 2017.
His contact details from this date will be 01376 807662, email revnigeladams@gmail.com

The Rt Revd John Flack, Honorary Assistant Bishop in the diocese will be retiring from this post and moving to Wakefield in September 2017.

The Revd Canon Jonathan Baker has been awarded the title of Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral with effect from 9 December 2017.

The Revd Canon Jonathan Baker, Acting Dean of Peterborough Cathedral, has been appointed Vicar of Beverley Minster.  He will be licensed on 9 December 2017. 

 

July

The Revd Hannah Jeffrey, Rector of Desborough, Brampton Ash, Dingley & Braybrooke has also been appointed Rural Dean of Kettering.  She will be licensed by Bishop Donald on 1 August 2017. Hannah’s contact details remain unchanged.

The Revd Canon Brian Withington, Priest in Charge of Broughton and Cransley (including Mawsley Village) has been appointed Rector of Aldwincle, Clopton, Pilton, Stoke Doyle, Thorpe Achurch, Titchmarsh & Wadenhoe.  He will be instituted and inducted by the Bishop of Brixworth and Archdeacon of Oakham on Sunday 10 December. He will step down as Rural Dean of Kettering with effect from 31 July 2017. rectornv7@uwclub.net 

The Revd Canon Amanda Cuthbertson has been appointed Vicar of Northampton Christ Church.  She will be collated and inducted by +Donald on 2 August 2017. Her contact details from that date will be 01604 863488, email amandacuthbertson123@gmail.com.

The Revd Canon Miles Baker, Director of Mission, has been appointed Rector of Allesley All Saints with effect from 19 September 2017.  revmilesbaker@outlook.com.

The Revd Canon Miles Baker has been awarded the title of Canon Emeritus of Peterborough Cathedral with effect from 19 September 2017.

The Revd James Alexander McDonald, Assistant Curate of Brackley St Peter with St James, has been appointed Associate Minister of the benefices of York St Lawrence with St Nicholas; All Saints, Pavement with St Crux and St Michael; St Denys; St Helen with St Martin; St Olave with St Giles; and Holy Trinity Micklegate, with special responsibility for York St Lawrence with St Nicholas.  He will be licensed by the Archbishop of York on Wednesday 20 September.   james.a.mcdonald@live.co.uk.

It is with sadness that we announce the death of the Reverend Canon Frank Eustace Pickard, who died on 4 July.  Frank served for many years in this diocese including as a minor canon at the cathedral and in the parishes of Newborough, Isham, Abington, Lois Weedon, Plumpton, Moreton Pinkney and Wappenham.

The Revd Heather Jocelyn Lowe, Ordained Pioneer Curate in the parishes of Harrington and Distington in the Diocese of Carlisle, has been appointed Rector of Brigstock with Stanion, Lowick and Sudborough.  She will be instituted and inducted on 10 September 2017. heatherlowe020@btinternet.com.

The Revd Benjamin William Donald Lewis, Assistant Curate for Goldington St Mary the Virgin, has been appointed Vicar of Wellingborough St Mark’s, with effect from 26 July 2017. His contact details from that date will be 01933 673893, email ben.lewis33@live.co.uk.