The Consecration of the Very Revd Dr Pete Wilcox, 22 June 2017

2nd May 2017

Her Majesty the Queen has nominated the Very Revd Dr Pete Wilcox as the eighth Bishop of Sheffield.  Dr Wilcox will be consecrated on Thursday 22 June 2017 at 11.00 am in York Minster.  Those wishing to attend the service should notify the Diocesan Secretary, Mrs Heidi Adcock, by Friday 2 June at or telephone 01709 309117.  Congregational tickets are not being issued, but numbers will be notified to the Minster in advance of the service.  We appreciate your thoughts and prayers in our preparations.

Clergy and Readers are invited to robe (cassock, surplice, scarf and hood); those wishing to do so should notify Mrs Heidi Adcock, by Friday 2 June.  A blue robing e-ticket will be sent to you by email before the service. 

Please be aware that parking at York Minster is very restricted and public transport or park and ride is advised; a map provided by York Minster can be found below and further guidance on Park and Ride is available on the Travel York website. Disabled blue badge holders are eligible to park either outside St Williams College, Deangate or the Dean Court Hotel.   


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