The Revd James Anderson, who held the Archbishop’s Permission to Officiate and was Priest in Charge of The Beacon, retired with effect from the 5th April 2021.
The Revd Derek Earis, Assistant Curate of York All Saints, Pavement with St Crux and St Michael, Spurriergate; York St Denys; York St Helen, Stonegate with St Martin, Coney Street; and York St Olave with St Giles, will retire with effect from 1st June 2021. His final service will be on 30th May 2021.
The Revd Shirley Hebden, Distinctive Deacon of Beeford with Frodingham and Foston and Brandesburton and Leven, has been appointed by the Bishop of Hull to be Area Dean of North Holderness for a period of five years in succession to the Revd Anne White who has held the position since September 2016.
The Revd Peter Higson, Distinctive Deacon of Middle Esk Moor, will resign with effect from 14th May 2021. His final service will be on the 9th May 2021.
The Revd Glyn Holland, Vicar of Middlesbrough All Saints, has been appointed by the Bishop of Whitby to be Area Dean of Middlesbrough for a period of five years with effect from 10th May 2021 in succession to the Revd Charles Razzall.
The Revd Kate Jamie, Vicar of Heworth, Gateshead, in the Diocese of Durham, has been appointed as Chaplain to HMP Kirklevington in the Diocese of York and as Chaplain to HMP Deerbolt in the Diocese of Leeds.
The late Canon Richard Shephard, who died in February and was a Lay Canon of York Minster, Prebend of Newthorpe, and a member of Chapter, has been posthumously conferred with the title of Canon Emeritus by the Archbishop.