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Archbishop Celebrates Pentecost at Wakefield

Dr John Sentamu baptised five children in Wakefield Cathedral and then set off a basket of pigeons to mark the festival of Pentecost on the Cathedral steps. He then joined churchgoers, schoolchildren and civic dignitaries for the traditional walk of witness through Horbury.