On Monday 25 June, the Dean of York, The Very Reverend Dr Vivienne Faull assumed her legal title as the 57th Bishop of Bristol.

She will be consecrated at St Paul’s Cathedral on 3 July and will begin public ministry in her new role in October. The process to nominate her successor as the new Dean of York is already underway.

The Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, has appointed The Reverend Canon Peter Moger, Canon Precentor at York Minster, as Acting Dean of York for the duration of the vacancy.