The General Synod has today enacted the measure enabling women to be ordained as Bishops in the Church of England.
Debbie Thrower has been installed as an honorary lay Canon and member of Winchester Cathedral Chapter.
The Revd Andrew Micklefield has been confirmed as the new Chair of the House of Clergy of the Winchester Diocesan Synod.
The Bishop of Winchester recently returned from an official visit to East Africa. The trip included visits to countries including Burundi, Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Local Bishops will commemorate outbreak of World War One alongside communities in Winchester, Southampton and Basingstoke.
We are sorry to announce the death of the former Bishop of Winchester, the Right Reverend Michael Scott-Joynt.
The Reverend Canon David Williams has been consecrated by the Most Reverend Justin Welby , the Archbishop of Canterbury, at Winchester Cathedral.
On Tuesday 2 September Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Hampshire, Dame Mary Fagan, DCVO, JP, formally opened Winchester Cathedral’s refurbished Learning Centre (formerly the Education Centre)
A local church-goer is embarking on a 1000 mile cycle ride to commemorate the 800th anniversary of the sealing of the Magna Carta and to raise funds to support All Saints Church in Odiham.
A statement from the the Right Reverend Tim Dakin, Bishop of Winchester following the vote by the General Synod in favour of women bishops.