This past weekend saw the ordination of 7 new deacons and 7 new priests to the Diocese of Leicester, in services held in Leicester Cathedral and presided over by the Rt Revd Christopher Boyle, Assistant Bishop of Leicester.

Those ordained deacon (pictured left) were Adele Adshead (Holy Trinity, Ashby de la Zouch), Ed Bampton (Shepshed and Oaks in Charnwood), Anne Crosby (Birstall and Wanlip), Catriona Cumming (Melton Mowbray), Neil Griffiths (Broom Leys), Tom Hutchings (Sileby, Cossington and Seagrave) and Elizabeth Wilson (Evington).

Those ordained were priest (pictured below) were Pauline Ashby (Hugglescote with Donington, Ellistown and Snibston), Jackie Bullen (The Fosse Team), Stuart Cocksedge (St John, Hinckley), Ros Cooper (The Bradgate Team -Ratby cum Groby with Newtown Linford), Sami Lindsey (Holy Trinity with St John the Divine, Leicester), Rob Marsh (Whitwick, Thringstone and Swannington) and Simon Rowbory (Martyrs, Leicester).

Ordination of Priests 2014