Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 7°C

min temp: 3°C

Search

Suffolk: Trio honoured at St Edmundsbury Cathedral service

PUBLISHED: 13:00 30 April 2012 | UPDATED: 13:14 30 April 2012

The Rt Rev Nigel Stock with, left to right, Sandy Millar, Ian McIntosh and Graeme Knowles

The Rt Rev Nigel Stock with, left to right, Sandy Millar, Ian McIntosh and Graeme Knowles

Archant

THREE ministers have been recognised for their dedication and commitment to the life of the church at a special service.

The Rt Rev Nigel Stock, the Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, installed an honorary Canon and licensed two Assistant Bishops during the evensong service at St Edmundsbury Cathedral, in Bury St Edmunds, yesterday afternoon.

The Rev Dr Ian McIntosh, from Ely, was installed as an Honorary Canon of the cathedral.

Retired bishops the Right Rev Sandy Millar, of Aldeburgh, and the Right Rev Graeme Knowles, of Bury St Edmunds, former Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral, were both licensed to serve as honorary assistant bishops within Suffolk.

Worried neighbours in an Ipswich street claim brazen drug dealing is taking place in front of children returning home from school.

There is good news for bargain hunters in Stowmarket as a discount store bids to make a return to the town.

A 17-year-old youth accused of being involved in a fight in the car park of an Ipswich McDonald’s restaurant during which a 16-year-old boy was stabbed has admitted an offence of violent disorder.

Police are looking to speak to a man in connection with incidents of stalking in the Norwich Road area of Ipswich.

Families on the Ravenswood estate have spoken of their disappointment after it was announced Rudolph and Santa won’t be passing through their streets this year.

Ipswich singer/songwriter Richard Osborne - who records under his surname - Osborne, has a worldwide hit on his hands with his debut dance single.

MP Dr Dan Poulter has demanded that Mid Suffolk Council takes action to ensure there is no development on land at Brockford in his constituency without planning permission.

Strictly Come Dancing attracts millions of viewers every Saturday evening to the BBC and the show has breathed new life into what has been a popular pastime in Ipswich for decades.

A three vehicle crash on the A12 at Saxmundham caused traffic hold ups at lunchtime today.

David Button will lead by example as he joins more than 400 fundraisers to brave the wintry weather on Christmas morning and run into the sea at Felixstowe.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24