The Reverend Elizabeth Ann Attaway died on 1 November 2017. Her funeral will take place on Friday 24 November at 12 noon in Boxley church.
The Reverend Patricia (Trish) Ann Godfrey has been given Permission to Officiate in the Diocese of Canterbury for three years with effect from 20 October 2017.
Sister Jennifer Nora Mary Gowen has relinquished her PTO in the Diocese of Canterbury with effect from 30 September 2017.
The Reverend Patrick Francis Alexander Springford has moved and his PTO in the Diocese of Canterbury has ceased with effect from 31 August 2017.
The Reverend Canon Darren Noel Miller has been appointed Archdeacon of Ashford. The installation service will be conducted by the Bishop of Dover on Saturday 13 January 2018 at Evensong in Canterbury Cathedral.
The Reverend Peter Nicholas Ashman retires as Rector of Lyminge with Paddleworth and Stanford with Postling and Radegund with effect from 31 January 2018.
The Reverend Canon Gordon Manley died on 15 September 2017. His funeral takes place on Wednesday 4 October at 1pm at Canterbury, St Paul’s. It will be a Requiem Eucharist. There is a reception afterwards at the Parish Centre and burial at Harbledown at 4pm on the same day.
The Reverend Kevin Maddy has been appointed Area Dean of Canterbury Deanery with effect from 1 September 2017. He succeeds The Reverend Canon Barnabus (Barney) de Berry.