The female Archdeacon of Norwich Cathedral has described the vote rejecting the introduction of women bishops as "devastating".
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A cloudy and misty start to the day however, during the morning, some brighter spells may develop. Still very mild.
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Low cloud and mist developing overnight. Another mild night ahead. Generally rather cloudy tomorrow, with a few brighter breaks developing.