Bury vicar licensed as new Rural Dean

The Reverend Mark Newby Haworth is the new Rural Dean of Thingoe
The Reverend Mark Newby Haworth is the new Rural Dean of Thingoe

A Bury St Edmunds vicar was appointed the new Rural Dean of Thingoe last week.

The Reverend Mark Haworth, team rector of the North Bury ministry, was licencsed by the Archdeacon of Sudbury at the ceremony in Horringer.

He replaces the Revd Alan Gates, who is retiring from his posts at Great Barton and Thurston churches.