Cathy is first female vicar for Erringden Benefice
The Erringden Benefice has its first female vicar after Rev Catherine Barbara Reardon took on the role on Wednesday.
Rev Reardon was officially inducted at a service in St Michael’s Church, performed by Bishop Tom Butler.
Rev Reardon will look after St Michael’s in Mytholmroyd and St John the Baptist in the Wilderness, Cragg Vale.
In a brief video interview, Rev Reardon said she was looking forward to her new role. To read an in depth interview with the vicar, see Thursday’s Hebden Bridge Times.