Axminster Rector takes up his post
St Mary’s Church is packed to welcome new Minster
AXMINSTER’S new Rector officially took up his duties today (Tuesday)
The Rev John Streeting was licensed by the Bishop of Exeter in a ceremony at the Minster Church on Monday night.
St Mary’s was packed for the service, which involved a combined choir from local churches.
Mr Streeting is the former Vicar of Sheerness and Queenborough in Kent and was appointed to succeed the Rev John Good.
You may also want to watch:
He and his wife Elizabeth have spent the past few weeks moving into their new home at The Rectory.
- 1 New contractors to roll out fibre broadband across South West
- 2 'Think twice' before leaving home asks Devon health chief
- 3 Honiton's Freya gets the chop for the Little Princess Trust
- 4 'Big Lie' politics go back further than Donald Trump - Paul Arnott
- 5 Devon Air Ambulance team looks back on 2020
- 6 Government scraps proposals to increase house building quota in East Devon
- 7 '2020 was the worst year of my life so far' - Molly Bond
- 8 The amazing Mr Hicks: a croquet legend
- 9 The Parkrun hopeful for the spring
- 10 Patients asked to stay away from Honiton Surgery