Archbishop ordains ten new Priests to serve in York Diocese


Six women and four men will be ordained Priest by the Archbishop of York, Dr John Sentamu, in a service at 10am in York Minster on Sunday 11th June.

 The new Priests are listed below with the parishes in which they will continue to serve.

  • The Revd Carol Backhouse (Benefice of Northallerton with Kirby Sigston)
  • The Revd Ruth Banbury (St Oswalds, Fulford, York)
  • The Revd Graeme Holdsworth (Benefice of Welton with Melton)
  • The Revd Paul Millard (Clifton Parish, York)
  • The Revd Stephen Pope (Coxwold with Husthwaite & Crayke with Brandsby & Yearsley)
  • The Revd Eve Ridgeway (Hull Minster)
  • The Revd Hannah Shingler (St Pauls, Holgate, York)
  • The Revd Hannah Suekarran (Benefice of Harton)
  • The Revd Gemma Turner (All Saints, Hessle)
  • The Revd Sam Tyndall (St Barnabas, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough)