Photos from the annual ordination service

Five new deacons and four new priests were ordained at St Asaph Cathedral on Saturday 24 June by the Bishop of St Asaph, the Rt Revd Gregory Cameron.  The preacher at the service was the Revd Canon Richard Lowndes, Director of  Ministry and Discipleship for the Diocese of Llandaff.

The new deacons are:

  • Rocky Bateman, who will be based in Holywell as part of the Estuary & Mountain Mission Area,
  • Ann Chidgey, who will be based in Kerry near Newtown as part of the Cedewain Mission Area,
  • Alexis Smith, who has come from the USA to work around the Welshpool area
  • Rebecca Sparey-Taylor, who will be based in Wrexham
  • Jeanette Wilkes, who will be based in Welshpool as part of the Pool Mission Area

The new priests are:

  • Dorothi Evans, who is based in Corwen in the Valle Crucis Mission Area
  • Juliet Fraser, who works in Rhyl as part of the Aber-Morfa Mission Area
  • Anne Hooper, based in Halkyn which is part of the Estuary & Mountain Mission Area
  • Yvonne Pryce, who works in Gwersyllt near Wrexham which is part of the Alyn Mission Area