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Last updated 17th October 2019

Clergy Moves and News

APPOINTMENTS IN THE DIOCESE (October 2019 onwards)

Name Post(s) Licensing date
Rev Patrick Senior Area Dean: Burnley (in addition to his existing role as Rector of Burnley St Peter and St Stephen) 3rd October
Rev Canon Alistair McHaffie Area Dean: Preston(in addition to his existing role as Vicar of Preston the Risen Lord 7th October
Rev Sarah Siddique Gill Vicar: Blackburn St Stephen and St James 17th October
Rev Philip Chew Vicar: Ribby Cum Wrea St Nicholas and Weeton St Michael 3rd November
Rev Mark John Williams Rector: The Bowland Benefice 13th November
Rev Adrian Kevin Wolton Vicar: Blackpool Christ Church with All Saints TBC
The Ven David Anthony Picken Archdeacon: Lancaster TBC
Rev Susan Fiona Vallente-Kerr Vicar: The Benefice of Lancaster St Chad Skerton and the Benefice of Lancaster St Luke Skerton held in plurality TBC

MOVES OUT OF THE DIOCESE (September 2019 onwards)

Name Current post(s) Move to Effective date
The Ven Michael Everitt Archdeacon: Lancaster Canon Pastor: Durham Cathedral 22nd September
Revd Edward William Christopher Carr Curate: Adlington St Paul Associate Priest: Holborn St Alban the Martyr 6th October

RETIREMENTS (October 2019 onwards)

Name Current Post(s) Effective date
Revd Jonathan Patrick Milton-Thompson Vicar: Blackburn St Andrew Livesey 31st October
Revd Dawn Banks Assiciate Priest: The Waterside Parishes 29th December

RESIGNATIONS (October 2019 onwards)

Name Current Post(s) Date
Revd Canon Peter Russell Hapgood-Strickland  Vicar: Burnley St Andrew and St Margaret and Burnley St James 31st October
Revd David Martyn Rogers Vicar: New Longton All Saints 31st December


Name Deanery Effective date
Revd Michael Roberts  Garstang September 2019
Revd Nicholas Finlay Kirkham October 2019
Revd Kelvin Powell Kirkham October 2019
Revd Stuart Broughton Kirkham October 2019

DEATHS (June 2019 onwards)

Name Current Post(s) Date

                          Clergy Discipline Measure - Penalty Announcement(s)

Full name Penalty Date Imposed Brief Summary