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Celebration for Bishop of Wakefield at Minster

Evensong for the Bishop of Wakefield, the Rt Rev Stephen Platten, at Halifax Minster.

Evensong for the Bishop of Wakefield, the Rt Rev Stephen Platten, at Halifax Minster.

The Bishop of Wakefield, the Rt Rev Stephen Platten, was given a special service at Halifax Minster to thank him for his worka cross the region during the last 11 years.

He is moving to become the Vicar of Cornhill in London as part of the restructuring of the diocese of West Yorkshire.

Canon Hilary Barber, Vicar of Halifax said: “People from across Calderdale to show their gratitude for the work he has done.

“The Mayor of Calderdale attemded the service and Stephen was presented with a framed picture of a montage of photos of the Minster.”

 

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