Diocesan press releases

Two new priests for Hawarden and Borderlands Mission Area

The appointment of two new priests has been announced for Hawarden and the Borderlands Mission Area.

The congregations of St Deiniol’s Church, in Hawarden and St Francis’ Church, in Sandycroft were told yesterday (Sunday) that the Revd Andrea Jones will have pastoral responsibility for them and their communities.  Andrea is currently Rector of The Good Shepherd and St Barnabas, Openshaw, in Manchester and Honorary Canon of Manchester Cathedral.

A second priest, the Revd Gill Stanning has been appointed as a Pioneer Priest and will work across the Borderlands Mission Area.  Gill is currently Vicar of Sandbach Heath with Wheelock and Hassall Green in the Diocese of Chester.

Details of their services of licensing, to which everyone is warmly welcomed, will follow in due course.

ENDS