Church Notices – Annual Meeting and appointment of new parish priest
THE PARISH OF BARROWDEN AND WAKERLEY
Notice of 51st Annual Meeting of Parishioners
Annual Parochial Church Meeting
To be held on Sunday 8 May 2022 at St Peter’s Church Barrowden at 12.00
Business will include :
- Election of Churchwardens
Receiving and approving annual reports and accounts
- Appointment of Deanery Synod Representatives
- Appointment of Sidesmen
- Election of Parochial Church Council members
Anyone willing to stand for these positions should contact either Martin Beattie or Steve Preston.
PCC : Chair : David Lovering ; Judith Piggott, Martin Beattie, Kay Bagshaw, Bev Sibson, John Harding, Richard Garland, Chris Barrett, Steve Preston. Co-opted Kevin Tebbit.
Sidesmen : Kay Bagshaw, Brigit McMullan, Daphne Lovering, Pat Comber, Alison Last, Pixie James, Richard Garland and Peter Voller
More information to be found here : https://wellandfosse.org/
Appointment of Parish Priest
We are very pleased to announce that The Rev’d Stephen Gamble has been appointed to become the Parish Priest of Barrowden and Wakerley, Duddington, Tixover, South Luffenham and Morcott. Stephen will be instituted and inducted at St Peter’s Church Barrowden on 19th June at 3.00 pm.
Stephen is at present helping out in the Ampleforth Benefice in the Diocese of York and is a Bank Chaplain at Scarborough Hospital. His curacy was at All Saints with Holy Trinity, Loughborough and he has been the incumbent of several rural parishes in North Yorkshire.
We look forward to welcoming Stephen and his wife Jacqui to our benefice when they take up residence in the Barrowden Rectory.