Appointments & Retirements

Appointments

Prof Kenneth Newport

Prof Kenneth Newport has been appointed Honorary Distinguished Canon of the Cathedral. The date of his installation is to be confirmed.

Prof Leslie Francis

Prof Leslie Francis has been appointed Honorary Distinguished Canon of the Cathedral. The date of his installation is to be confirmed.

The Revd Graham Sparkes

The Revd Graham Sparkes has been appointed Honorary Ecumenical Canon of the Cathedral. The date of his installation is to be confirmed.

Mrs Ghazala Adman

Mrs Ghazala Adman has been appointed Honorary Lay Canon of the Cathedral. The date of her installation is to be confirmed.

Ms Alison Peacock

Ms Alison Peacock has been appointed Honorary Lay Canon of the Cathedral. The date of her installation is to be confirmed.

Mrs Cath Hilton

Mrs Cath Hilton has been appointed Honorary Lay Canon of the Cathedral. The date of her installation is to be confirmed.

The Revd Falak Sher

The Revd Falak Sher has been appointed Honorary Canon to the Cathedral. The date of his installation is to be confirmed.

The Revd Cathy Nightingale

The Revd Cathy Nightingale has been appointed Honorary Canon to the Cathedral. The date of her installation is to be confirmed.

The Revd Andrea Jones

The Revd Andrea Jones has been appointed Honorary Canon to the Cathedral. The date of her installation is to be confirmed.

The Revd Lisa Battye

The Revd Lisa Battye has been appointed Honorary Canon to the Cathedral. The date of her installation is to be confirmed.

The Revd Jo McKee

The Revd Jo McKee currently Priest-in-Charge of St. Andrew’s Radcliffe has been appointed as Incumbent of St. Andrew’s Radcliffe.

The date of her licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Ben Edson

The Revd Ben Edson, currently Team Vicar at St. James with Emmanuel Didsbury and Diocesan Fresh Expressions Minister, has been appointed Warden of St. Peter’s House – the Chaplaincy to the University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University and the Royal Northern College of Music. His start date will be 1 October 2016.

The Revd John Armstrong

The Revd John Armstrong has been appointed Priest-in-Charge of St. Bede Morris Green. This is in addition to his existing role as Team Vicar in Deane Team. The date of his licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Alan Saunders

The Revd Alan Saunders, currently Curate at St. Peter Halliwell, has been appointed as Incumbent of Christ Church Pennington. The date of his institution is to be confirmed.

The Revd Tony Hardy

The Revd Tony Hardy currently Incumbent of St. James with St. Clement Moss Side and St. Edmund Whalley Range has been appointed in addition Area Dean of Hulme Deanery.

The date of his licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Alan Saunders

The Revd Alan Saunders currently Curate at St. Peter Halliwell has been appointed Incumbent of Christ Church Pennington.

The date of his licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Matthew Calladine

The Revd Matthew Calladine, currently Priest-in-Charge of St. Mary Moston, has been appointed as Incumbent of St. Margaret Burnage. He will be licensed on 3 November at 7.30pm.

The Revd Ivan John Ruiters

The Revd Ivan John Ruiters, currently Incumbent of Florencecourt in the Diocese of Kilmore, Ireland, has been appointed Incumbent of Milnrow and Newhey.

He will be licensed on 3 October.

The Revd Angela Wynne

The Revd Angela Wynne, currently SSM Associate Priest at Christ Church Charnock Richard and St Mary the Virgin Eccleston, has been appointed Priest-in-Charge of St Katharine Blackrod and Assistant Curate in the Daisy Hill, Westhoughton and Wingates Team.

If a pastoral scheme to unite these two benefices comes into effect before she is licensed, she will be licensed as Team Vicar to the new benefice.

Her licensing will take place on 13 October 2016.

The Revd Frances Guite

The Revd Frances Guite, currently Priest-in-Charge of St Martin Castleton, has been appointed Incumbent of St Martin Castleton. She will be licensed on 2 October.

In addition, she has been appointed Area Dean of Heywood and Middleton Deanery. The date of her licensing is to be confirmed.

The Revd Bob Horrocks

The Revd Bob Horrocks, currently Team Rector of Seven Saints, has been appointed as House for Duty Chaplain at St James Corralejo, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands in the Diocese of Europe. His final day in the Seven Saints Team will be 31 December 2016

Retirements

The Revd Graham Lindley

The Revd Graham Lindley is to retire as Priest-in-Charge of St. Ann Belfield on 7 May 2017. His final Sunday will be 23 April 2017.

The Revd Paula Robinson

The Revd Paula Robinson is to retire as NSM Associate Priest at St. Mary Heaton Reddish and St. Agnes North Reddish.

Her final Sunday will be 22 October 2016

The Revd Elizabeth Pope

The Revd Elizabeth Pope will retire as Priest-in-Charge of St Lawrence Denton on 31 January 2017.

The Revd Josie Partridge

The Revd Josie Partridge is to retire as Incumbent of Cheetham and Lower Crumpsall. Her last day will be 31 October 2016.

The Revd Canon Peter McEvitt

The Revd Canon Peter McEvitt will retire as Incumbent of St Paul Royton and Holy Trinity Shaw. His final day will be 2 October 2016.

The Revd Brenda Mitchell

The Revd Brenda Mitchell is to retire as Priest-in-Charge of St Thomas Moorside. Her final day will be 31 October 2016.

The Revd Geoffrey Turner

The Revd Geoffrey Turner will retire as Team Rector of St Mark Worsley with effect from 31 October 2016.

Leaving the Diocese

The Revd Paul Wallington

The Revd Paul Wallington, currently Chaplain at Canon Slade School Bolton, has been appointed Chaplain at St. Swithun’s School Winchester.
His final day will be 30 October 2016.

The Revd Robert Fox

The Revd Robert Fox currently MSE at the Good Shepherd Ashton-under-Lyne has resigned with effect from 1 October 2016 to take up a post in Newcastle.

The Revd Caroline Throup

The Revd Caroline Throup currently Incumbent of Levenshulme has been appointed as part-time Pastoral Tutor at Ridley Hall Cambridge.

Her final day will be 2nd October 2016.