Clergy Moves

CLERGY MOVES AND NOTICES – June 2019

The following have been announced since April 2019:

Appointments

BLACKMORE Eunice Sheila 
Currently Curate-in-Training at Higher Bebington Christ Church (0806), in the deanery of Wirral North, to be Assistant Curate (known as Associate Minister) of the same parish, with effect from 30 June 2019.

CULLENS Lynne Susan 
Currently Priest-in-Charge of Crewe St Andrew with St John the Baptist (1708), in the deanery of Nantwich, to be Rector of Stockport and Brinnington (1801), in the deanery of Stockport, with effect from 18 July 2019.

HAYES Denise Angela 
Currently Vicar of Kitt Green and Marsh Green, in the diocese of Liverpool, to be Priest in Charge of Hattersley St Barnabas (1606), in the deanery of Mottram, with effect from 3 July 2019.

LEYDEN Michael John (Dr) 
Currently Director of St Mellitus College, North West, to also be SSM Assistant Curate (known as Associate Vicar) of Chester St Peter (0221), in the deanery of Chester, with effect from 15 July 2019.

LLOYD Patricia Jane (Dr)
Currently Vicar of Over Peover St Lawrence (1411) with Lower Peover St Oswald (1408), in the deanery of Knutsford, to be Priest-in-Charge of Haslington St Matthew (1715) with Crewe Green St Michael and All Angels (1713), in the deanery of Nantwich, and also Curate-in-Charge of Wheelock Christ Church (1322), in the deanery of Congleton, with effect from 10 September 2019.

 

Other

GREEVE Christine
Mrs Greeve is to be a licensed Reader at Norton St Berteline (0311), in the deanery of Frodsham, and also to be Chaplain at Halton Hospice, with effect from 1 July 2019.

PARRY Lily Jacqueline Nicola 
Currently Assistant Curate of Great Crosby St Luke, in the Diocese of Liverpool, to also bee Chaplain to Arrowe Park Hospital, with effect from 15 May. 2019.

DOWLAND Martin John 
Formerly Rector of Haughton St Mary the Virgin, in the Diocese of Manchester, Mr Dowland has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 5 April 2019.

FREESTONE Anne Elizabeth
Formerly SSM of Middleton-in-Teesdale with Forest and Frith, in the diocese of Durham, Ms Freestone has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 16 May 2019.

OLLMAN Elaine Margaret 
Upon her forthcoming retirement as Rector of Delamere St Peter (0604), in the deanery of Middlewich, Mrs Ollman has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 1 July 2019.

POTTER Phillip 
Upon his resignation as SSM of Bowdon St Mary the Virgin (1006), in the deanery of Bowdon, Mr Potter has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 26 April 2019.

ROOKWOOD Colin John 
Formerly School Chaplain at Bethany Goudhurst, Kent, Mr Rookwood has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 23 May 2019.

STANLEY John Alexander 
Formerly Vicar of Huyton St Michael, in the diocese of Liverpool, and Chaplain to the Queen, following his move into the Diocese, Canon Stanley has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 16 May 2019.

WEST Richard Barry 
Upon his forthcoming resignation as SSM at Whaley Bridge St James (1110), in the deanery of Chadkirk, Mr West has been granted Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Chester, with effect from 1 September 2019.

 

Resignations/Leavers

CORIO Alec Stephen (Dr) 
Currently Assistant Curate of Stockport St George (1811), in the deanery of Stockport, to be Rector of East Barnet St Mary the Virgin, in the diocese of St Albans, with effect from 3 July 2019.

CUTTELL Jeffrey Charles (Dr) 
Currently Rector of Astbury St Mary (1303) and Smallwood St John the Baptist (1320), in the deanery of Congleton, to be Chaplain at HM YOI Werrington, with effect from 4 August 2019.

HALSTEAD James 
Currently Vicar of Mottram in Longdendale (1612), in the deanery of Mottram, to be Principal of the School of Discipleship in the diocese of Southwell and Nottingham, with effect from 1 September 2019.

WEST Richard Barry 
Resigning as SSM at Whaley Bridge St James (1110), in the deanery of Chadkirk, with effect from 31 August 2019.
 

 

Retirements

BLEAZARD John 
Currently Rector of West Kirby St Bridget (0814), in the deanery of Wirral North, retiring with effect from 29 February 2020.

COLLEY Elizabeth Jane 
Currently Priest-in-Charge of Crewe All Saints and St Paul (1707) and Crewe St Peter (1712), in the deanery of Nantwich, retiring with effect from 31 July 2019.

GREEN Robert Henry 
Currently Assistant Curate (known as Associate Vicar) of Norbury St Thomas (1812), in the deanery of Stockport, retiring with effect from 30 September 2019.

SCHOFIELD Victoria Louise 
Currently Vicar of Runcorn St Michael (0315), in the deanery of Frodsham, retiring with effect from 31 August 2019.

SHEPHERD Thomas 
Currently Vicar of Sandbach St Mary (1318), in the deanery of Congleton, retiring with effect from 31 October 2019.

 

 

Deaths

We are sorry to have to report the death of the following members of clergy.  Our sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with the family at this sad time.

 

HILLS MBE Richard Leslie  
Previously SSM of Mottram in Longdendale (1612), in the deanery of Mottram, until retiring in 2001 when Mr Hills was granted PTO, which he held until 2014.  Died 10 May 2019.

HOLMES Frank 
Previously SSM of Hyde St George (1608), in the deanery of Mottram and later at Poynton St George (1209), in the deanery of Cheadle, until retiring in 1987 when Mr Holmes was granted PTO, which he held until 2009.  Died 15 April 2019.
 

 


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