New Bishop of Tonbrige

The Queen has approved the nomination of the Venerable Simon Burton-Jones to be the next Suffragan Bishop of Tonbridge in the Diocese of Rochester, 10 Downing Street has announced. He currently serves as Archdeacon of Rochester and Canon Residentiary at Rochester Cathedral.  For the rest of the article on the Diocesan website, see here.

The Dean, Chapter & Staff of Rochester Cathedral will be sad to see Simon go, but are delighted for him.