The Revd Anthony Bennett, Assistant Curate of Haworth and Cross Roads with Lees in the Diocese of Leeds, has been appointed as Interim Priest-in-Charge of Middle Esk Moor and as Deanery Enabler for Whitby Deanery for a period of three years. He will be licensed by the Bishop of Whitby in St Hilda, Egton, at 3.00pm on Sunday, 21st May 2023.

The Revd Nigel Benson, Assistant Curate of Haxby and Wigginton, has been appointed as Assistant Curate of Harton. He will be licensed by the Bishop of Selby in St Mary’s, Sand Hutton at 7.30pm on Tuesday, 28th March 2023.

The Revd Mark Brosnan, Vicar of Kirkbymoorside with Gillamoor, Farndale, Bransdale and Edstone, will retire on the 31st May 2023. His final service will be on Sunday, 31st May 2023 in All Saints', Kirkbymoorside.

The Revd Jane Emson, Assistant Curate of Middlesbrough St Thomas and of South Bank, has been appointed as Assistant Curate of the Brambles Farm, Thorntree and Netherfields Bishop’s Mission Order, Middlesbrough.

The Revd Bridget Gillespie, Assistant Curate of Kirkbymoorside with Gillamoor, Farndale, Bransdale, and Edstone, has been appointed as Associate Priest of Kirkbymoorside with Gillamoor, Farndale, Bransdale and Edstone. She will be licensed by the Bishop of Whitby at 10.30am on Sunday, 26 March 2023 in All Saints', Kirkbymoorside.

The Revd Clive Hall, Church and Community worker in Stranton Benefice in the Diocese of Durham, has been appointed as Interim Minister (known locally as Associate Vicar) in the South Holderness Coast Benefice with particular responsibility for the Parish of Withernsea with Owthorne. He will be licensed by the Bishop of Hull at St Matthew, Owthorne at 7.30pm on Monday, 22nd May 2023.

The Revd Martin Hammond, formerly of the Diocese of Coventry, has been appointed as Chaplain to York Hospital. He will be licensed by the Bishop of Selby at 3.00pm on Tuesday, 21st March 2023 via Zoom.

The Revd Shelly Jones, Assistant Curate of Cottingham, has been appointed additionally as Chaplain to Archbishop Sentamu Academy. She will be licensed in a private ceremony at Hullen House by the Bishop of Hull on Wednesday, 3rd May 2023.

The Revd Joe Kinsella, Priest in Charge of Thornton Dale, and of Upper Derwent, has been appointed additionally as Area Dean of Northern Ryedale for a period of five years from 27th March 2023. He succeeds the Revd Gareth Atha who has held the post since September 2021.

The Revd Paul Kronbergs, self-supporting Assistant Curate of St Columba with St Paul and of St John the Evangelist in Middlesbrough, has been appointed as half-time Assistant Curate of St Columba with St Paul and of St John the Evangelist in Middlesbrough.

The Revd Fiona Mayer-Jones, Vicar of Northallerton with Kirby Sigston, has resigned to be a National Discernment Adviser with effect from Monday, 8th May 2023. Her final services will be on Sunday, 30th April 2023 at 9.15am in St James, Romanby, and at 11.00am in All Saints', Northallerton.

The Revd Douglas Robertson, who holds the Archbishop’s Permission to Officiate, has been appointed as Rector of the Howardian Group benefice for one year.

The Revd Rich Townend, Assistant Curate of Emmanuel Bridlington and Barmston with Fraisthorpe, has resigned to be Priest in Charge of Felton and Longframlington with Brinkburn, Whittingham with Edlingham, and Bolton Chapel, in the Diocese of Newcastle with effect from the 13th March 2023.

The Revd Wendy Wale, Associate Minister (20s-40s) at Beverley Minster with Routh All Saints, has resigned to be Minister of Bar Hill Church in the Diocese of Ely with effect from 20th April 2023.

The Revd Bridget Woodall, Vicar of the Benefice of North Ormesby, has been appointed in addition as Leader of the Brambles Farm, Thorntree and Netherfields Bishop’s Mission Order, Middlesbrough.