Farewell service

THE DATE of the farewell service for Canon Stephen Holdaway, Team Rector of Louth, has been announced.

It will be held at St James’ Church on Sunday October 2 at 10am followed by a reception.

Canon Holdaway is retiring as Team Rector.

He was appointed in 1993 having spent the previous 15 years as Co-ordinator of Lincoln City Centre Group Ministry and Industrial Chaplain. Prior to that he was Vicar and Industrial Chaplain in Redditch, Worcestershire and Curate in Thornhill Southampton. He was made a Canon in 2000.