The Bishop is pleased to announce the appointment of Canon David Palmer as the new Chair of the Tier 2 Growth Fund Committee, from the 4th June 2019.
The Bishop is pleased to announce the appointment of The Revd Steven Harvey, Assistant Curate at Holy Trinity, Huddersfield in the Diocese of Leeds, as Associate Rector of Emmanuel Loughborough, a designated Resourcing Church.
We are sad to announce the death of Sandra Robinson, who served for over 20 years as a pastoral assistant in Birstall and Wanlip.
The Bishop is pleased to announce the appointment of The Revd Steven Ransley, Curate in the Benefice of Cornerstone Team, as Team Vicar in the same benefice.
The Bishop announces that The Revd Angela Tarry, Curate at St Mary Hinckley, has moved to complete her curacy in the Hexagon Benefice.
The Bishop announces that The Revd Rob Hay, Curate at St Denys Evington (and Head of Learning and Ministry Development for the Diocese of Leicester) has moved to complete his curacy in the Avon Swift Benefice, where he has been recently on placement.
The Bishop announces that from 1st July, The Revd Canon Dr Johannes Arens, Canon Precentor at Leicester Cathedral, will move to be Faith Adviser at De Montfort University. The Revd Canon Emma Davies, Team Vicar in the Avon Swift Benefice, will become Acting Precentor at Leicester Cathedral from the same date.
The Bishop announces the death of The Revd Glynis Hetherington (aged 71) on Friday 26 April 2019.
We are sad to announce the death of Phil Benner, who served in this Diocese as a Lay Reader and prior to that as a Licensed Evangelist.
The Bishop announces the death of the Revd Canon John Frostick aged 95 on Saturday 20 April 2019.