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Last updated 6th August 2019

Clergy Moves and News


Name Post(s) Licensing date
Rev Samuel Cheesman Bishop's Chaplain: Diocese of Blackburn and
Curate: Salesbury St Peter
12th August
Rev Hannah Boyd Vicar: Higher Walton All Saints and Hoghton Holy Trinity 1st September
Rev Paul McNally Curate in Charge: Accrington Christ Church 2nd September
Rev Ian Enticott Priest in Charge: Accrington Christ Church (Additional Post) 2nd September
Rev Dr Rebecca Aechtner Vicar: Scotforth St Paul 3rd September
Revd Mary Ashton Priest in Charge (half time): Silverdale St John 22nd September
Rev Anthony Barnshaw Vicar: Anchorsholme All Saints 30th September
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 TBC

MOVES OUT OF THE DIOCESE (July 2019 onwards)

Name Current post(s) Move to Effective date
Rev Graham Piper Vicar (HfD): St Mary Magdalen and St Peter with Church Kirk Priest in Charge (HfD): St Olave Mitcham (Southwark) 6th August
The Ven Michael Everitt Archdeacon: Lancaster Canon Pastor: Durham Cathedral 22nd September

RETIREMENTS (July 2019 onwards)

Name Current Post(s) Effective date
Revd Canon Lawrence Carson-Featham Vicar: Accrington St Andrew, St Mary Magdelen, St Peter and Church Kirk 31st July
Revd Jonathan Patrick Milton-Thompson Vicar: Blackburn St Andrew Livesey 31st October

RESIGNATIONS (July 2019 onwards)

Name Current Post(s) Date
Revd Michael Brian Roberts Priest in Charge (HfD): Woodplumpton St Anne 31st August 2019
Revd Philip Simon Gorman Hudd Vicar: Lancaster Christ Church 31st August 2019
Revd William Gary Bowness Interim Vicar (HfD): Skerton St Luke 30th September


Name Deanery Effective date
Revd Canon William Grant Ashton Chorley June 2019
Revd Canon Colin Williams Poulton June 2019
Revd Philip Green Leyland June 2019
Revd David Maddock Kirkham June 2019
Mrs Jill Maddock (Reader) Kirkham June 2019
Revd Canon Paul Warren Tunstall June 2019
Revd Alan Byrom Kirkham July 2019
Revd David Wilkinson Blackpool July 2019
Revd Mary Ashton Chorley July 2019

DEATHS (June 2019 onwards)

Name Current Post(s) Date

                          Clergy Discipline Measure - Penalty Announcement(s)

Full name Penalty Date Imposed Brief Summary