Category Archives: Clergy and Licensed Lay Ministers

Who you will meet during the Vacancy….

Or is it ‘whom’…?  A former lawyer should really know…. It’s a vacancy – it used to be called an ‘Interregnum’ but that suggests a period between two rules and the Church of England doesn’t rule anything (any more) and … Continue reading

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Revd Amanda Denniss’ last service in Itchen Valley Parish Sunday 14th January 2018

  It was a packed house to say goodbye to our Rector Revd. Amanda Denniss on Sunday at St Mary’s Easton at our Parish Communion.  After almost three years, Amanda is moving on but, fortunately, will remain in Winchester Diocese. … Continue reading

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Revd Amanda Denniss’s Leaving Service Sunday 14th January at 11am at St Mary’s Easton

We are sadly saying goodbye to the Rector of the Itchen Valley, Revd. Amanda Denniss at the end of this week. Her last service will be Parish Communion at 11am (not 10 am as stated in Itchen Valley News) at … Continue reading

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Revd Jonathan Cruickshank

For those of you who do not know already, Jonathan Cruickshank who was Rector of Itchen Valley at the time of its merger into one parish, immediately before the arrival of Andrew Micklefield, sadly died on Sunday 28th May.  This … Continue reading

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Revd Rebecca Fardell leaves Itchen Valley Parish

  Very sadly the Itchen Valley Parish said goodbye on Sunday to Revd Rebecca Fardell who has been curate in the Itchen Valley for just under 4 years.  There was a goodbye tea in St Mary’s Easton and Churchwarden Robin … Continue reading

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Rebecca’s last Sunday

Lots of people are asking when I am going: it has been agreed that my last Sunday will be 23rd April (Sunday after Easter) so I am not disappearing for a while yet! Revd Rebecca Fardell

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Rebecca’s announcement

I am delighted to announce that I have been appointed as Vicar of Sunnyside and Bourne End in the Diocese of St Albans. This is subject to the completion of legal formalities and when those matters have been completed.  It … Continue reading

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