This week’s “purple patch” …

… goes to the Sees of Edmonton and Islington. This morning No 10 Downing Street announced:

  • The Queen has approved the nomination of the Reverend Robert Wickham MA, Rector of St John-at-Hackney in the diocese of London, to the Suffragan See of Edmonton in the diocese of London in succession to the Right Reverend Peter Wheatley MA following his resignation on 31 December 2014.

It also announced:

  • The Queen has approved the nomination of the Reverend Ric Thorpe BSc, Rector of St Paul’s Shadwell with Ratcliffe St James in the diocese of London, to the Suffragan See of Islington in the diocese of London which has been in abeyance since 1923.

There are further details in these announcements, and on the web site of the Diocese of London.

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