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Here you will find all the latest news from in and around the Diocese including News, Vacancies, Announcements and Events.


Appointment Announcement: The Revd Robert Paddison

Announced on Mon 6 Nov 2017

The Bishop of Ely is pleased to announce the appointment of The Revd Robert Paddison as the Pioneer Minister for Alconbury Weald.  

Rob is currently Priest-in-Charge of the Benefice of Barrow upon Soar with Walton Le Wolds...

Appointment Announcement: The Revd Marcus Purnell

Announced on Mon 30 Oct 2017

The Bishop of Ely is pleased to announce the appointment of The Revd Marcus Purnell as Team Vicar and Team Leader in Mission; March Team Ministry. 

Marcus is currently the Rector of Cottesmore Benefice in the Diocese of...

Sickness Absence - Paul Evans, Diocesan Secretary

Announced on Mon 23 Oct 2017

Paul Evans, Ely’s Diocesan Secretary, is currently on sick leave, recovering from surgery.


Paul welcomes your prayers and good wishes and looks forward to returning to work in the coming weeks.

In the meantime, Frances...

Departure Announcement: The Revd Dr Donald McFadyen

Announced on Mon 23 Oct 2017

The Revd Dr Donald McFadyen has resigned from his post as Priest-in-Charge of Sawtry and Glatton.  

Donald has decided to focus on writing and teaching theology. He has recently been appointed Editor of the collected works of...

Appointment Announcement - Lisa Tulfer, Lay Learning and Formation Officer

Announced on Fri 20 Oct 2017

Lisa Tulfer has been appointed as our new Lay Learning and Formation Officer. She takes up her role on Monday 23rd October and will be based within Ministry and Mission in the Diocesan Office, Ely.

Lisa previously worked for...