Bishop to retire

Suffolk's senior bishop is to retire next year.Rt Rev Richard Lewis, Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich today announced his retirement after telling senior diocesan officials of his plan at a meeting on Tuesday evening.

Suffolk's senior bishop is to retire next year.

Rt Rev Richard Lewis, Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich today announced his retirement after telling senior diocesan officials of his plan at a meeting on Tuesday evening.

For the full story and an interview with the bishop, see Wednesday's Evening Star.