Celebrations as 18 ordained at the weekend

It was a weekend of joyful celebration as 18 people were ordained in Southwell & Nottingham.

Sixteen were ordained at Southwell Minster by the Bishop of Southwell & Nottingham, the Rt Revd Paul Williams – seven as priests on Saturday and nine as deacons on Sunday.

Two more were ordained at St George’s Church in The Meadows, Nottingham, by the Bishop of Beverley, the Rt Revd Glyn Webster.

The services were attended by many friends and family. Click here to view photo galleries of all the services.