Appointments made in July 2018 will be posted here shortly.

The Revd Jude Davis, Rector of Hathersage with Bamford and Derwent, and Grindleford, Diocese of Derby, has also been appointed Adviser for Women in Ministry with immediate effect.

The Revd Toby May will be collated as Vicar of the benefice of Whitfield, Diocese of Derby, on Tuesday 18th September at 7 pm at St James’ Whitfield by the Bishop of Repton and inducted by the Archdeacon of Chesterfield.

The Revd Andy Murphie, Vicar of Hilton with Marston on Dove, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Priest-in-Charge in the Keswick Mission Community and of Crosthwaite St Kentigern, Diocese of Carlisle. Mr Murphie hopes to take up his new appointment in September.

The Revd Canon Richard Andrews, Team Rector of Dunstable Team Ministry, Diocese of St Albans, has been appointed Canon for Liturgy at Derby Cathedral, Diocese of Derby. Canon Andrews will be collated, installed and inducted on Sunday 2nd September at 3 pm at Derby Cathedral by the Bishop of Repton and installed and inducted by the Dean of Derby. 

The Revd Sue Ives-Smith, Assistant Curate of Tideswell, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed  Priest-in-Charge of Newbold de Verdun, Barlestone, Kirby Mallory and Peckleton, Diocese of Leicester. Mrs Ives-Smith hopes to take up her new post in late summer.

The Revd Fran Grant, Assistant Curate (SSM) of Etwall and Egginton, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Assistant Curate (SMM-to be known as Associate Priest) of Brailsford with Shirley, Osmaston with Edlaston and Yeaveley in the same diocese. Miss Grant was licensed on Monday 14 May 2018 by the Bishop of Derby in the Bishop’s Chapel, Duffield. Miss Grant’s contact details remain the same.

The Revd Phyllis Bainbridge, who holds the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate, has been appointed Assistant Curate (known as Interim Minister) for Hucknall, Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham, for a period of six months commencing on 1 May 2018. 

Mrs Bainbridge will continue to hold the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate during this period. Her contact details will remain unchanged.

 

The Revd Toby May, Vicar of Christ Church Alsager, Diocese of Chester, has been appointed Vicar of the benefice of Whitfield, Diocese of Derby. Mr May hopes to take up his new post in September. 

 

The Venerable Carol Coslett, Archdeacon of Chesterfield, has new contact details: 

Email: archchesterfield@derby.anglican.org 

Archdeacon Carol is sharing a secretary with the Archdeacon of Derby. At present, there is an interim appointment, Mrs Carol Johnston, who can be contacted on the Church House number above every weekday morning, or by using: PA.Archdeacon@derby.anglican.org for any matters concerning the Archdeacon of Chesterfield. 

Out of hours or in an emergency please use the home number and leave a message or use the Archdeacon’s email.


The Revd Jill Needle, Assistant Curate (SSM) of Allestree St Nicholas and Quarndon St Paul,resigned from this post with effect from 30 September 2017. Mrs Needle holds the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate as from 9 April 2018. Mrs Needle’s contact details remain the same.


The Revd Ruth Turner, Team Vicar of the Dronfield with Holmesfield Team Ministry, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Assistant Curate (to be known as Associate Vicar) of Battersea Fields, Diocese of Southwark. Miss Turner will be licensed to her new post on 4 September 2018.

The Revd Sally Mason , Associate Priest of Blackwell and Tibshelf, has resigned as Spiritual Director for Derby Anglican Cursillo. The Revd Ross Clayton , who holds the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate, has been appointed to fill this position and took up his duties on 10th March .

 

The Revd Jo Whitehead, formally Priest-in-Charge of Newhall and Lead Police and Fire Chaplain, has been granted the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate to act as the Diocesan Enablement Officer with effect from 19th March . The aim of the Enablement Officer is to provide a local source of information on disability and learning difficulties and access, and provide support for ministry with and among people with disabiliti es and difficulties to enable them to be part of the church community. Her contact details for this role will be: enablement@derby.anglican.org, 01332 388650, mobile for urgent issues: 07816 281023 The Revd Jo Whitehead has also been granted the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate at Derby St Werburgh's BMO from this same date . Her contact details for this role will be: jo.whitehead@stwderby.org 078 16 281023

 Mrs Whitehead’s postal address is : 4 Bromyard Drive, Chellaston, Derby DE73 6PF

 

The Revd Chris Andrew, who holds the Bishop of Derby’s Permission to Officiate, has been appointed Interim Assistant Curate (to be known as Interim Priest) of Morton and Stonebroom with Shirland, Diocese of Derby, for a period of one year . Mr Andrew will be licensed on Monday 26th February by the Bishop of Derby in the Bishop’s Chapel, Duffield.

The Revd Susan Bloomfield , Mission Chaplain amongst Deaf People , Diocese of Derby, retired on health grounds on 31st December, 2017.

 

The Revd Canon Jean Burgess, Priest - in - Charge of Derby St Alkmund and St Werburgh and Dean of Women’s Ministry, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Archdeacon of Bolton, Diocese of Manchester. Canon Burgess hopes to take up her new post in the Spring.

 

The Revd John Baines, Vicar of New Mills and Assistant Direct or of Ordinands , Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Priest - in - Charge of Longnor, Quarnford and Sheen, Diocese of Lichfield. Mr Baines hopes to take up his new appointment in Spring 2018.

The Revd Jane Legh, Assistant Curate in the Benefice of the South Dales and in the Benefice of Boylestone, Church Broughton, Dalbury, Longford, Long Lane, Radbourne, Sutton-on-the-Hill and Trusley, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Interim Part-Time Priest-in-Charge of theBenefice of Boylestone, Church Broughton, Dalbury, Longford, Long Lane, Radbourne, Sutton-on-the-Hill and Trusley. Mrs Legh hopes to take up her new appointment later in the year. She will remain as Assistant Curate in the Benefice of the South Dales and her contact details will be unchanged.
 
The Revd Ian Davis, Vicar of Hope, Castleton and Bradwell, will retire with effect from 15th November 2017. His final service will be on 15th October.
 
The Revd Ian Davis, Vicar of Hope, Castleton and Bradwell, will retire with effect from 16th October 2017. Mr Davis will be moving away from the diocese.
 

The Revd Phil Mann, Planting Curate at Holy Trinity Brompton, Diocese of London, will be licensed as Pioneer Minister of the Derby City Bishop's Mission Order, Diocese of Derby, on Tuesday 1st August in the Bishop's Chapel, Duffield, by the Bishop of Derby. Mr Mann will be based at St Werburgh's Church, Friar Gate, Derby. The primary focus will be on young people, including students and yound professionals. 

 

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