Friday, 11 June 2021 14:16

June 2021

Peak Deanery:

  • The Revd Canon Tony Kaunhoven, Vicar of Bakewell, Ashford in the Water with Sheldon and Rowsley, has also been appointed Acting Area Dean of Peak.
  • The Revd Nick Gurney, Priest-in-Charge of Dinting Vale and Pioneer Missioner to the Glossopdale Mission Community, has also been appointed Assistant Acting Area Dean in the same deanery.
  • Mrs Christine McMullen, Lay Chair of Peak Deanery, will assist with chairing the Deanery Synod and Leadership Team, and continue to provide oversight of the Readers within the deanery.
  • These appointments are with immediate effect and will be for one year in the first instance.


The Revd Dave Battison, Interim Assistant Curate (known as Associate Priest) of Walton St John, Diocese of Derby, has been appointed Team Vicar of the Daventry Group, with particular responsibility for Staverton, Hellidon and Catesby, Diocese of Peterborough. Mr Battison's last day in post will be 27 June 2021. 

Lisa Hall has been appointed PA to Bishop Malcolm, the Bishop of Repton. She started in post on Wedneday 26 May. Lisa's contact details are lisa.hall@derby.anglican.org 07922 422815. 

The Revd Jane Legh has announced her resignation as Interim Priest-in-Charge of the benefice of Boylestone, Church Broughton, Dalbury, Longford, Long Lane, Radbourne, Sutton-on-the-Hill and Trusley, Diocese of Derby. mrs Legh's last day in this post will be 31 July 2021. Jane will continue as Assistant Curate (SSM- known as Associate Priest) in the benefice of The South Dales.

The Revd John Overton, Assistant Curate (SSM - Known as Associate Priest) of the Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale Team Ministry, Diocese of Derby, has announced his retirement. Mr Overton's last day in post will be 2 August, with his retirement taking effect from 3 August 2021. His contact details will not change. 

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