The female Archdeacon of Norwich Cathedral has described the vote rejecting the introduction of women bishops as "devastating".
The narrow defeat of the draft measure has plunged the Church of England into crisis. But not all churchgoers in the East are disappointed.
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The Duchess of Cambridge has praised the "amazing and life-changing" work of children's hospices in a touching and personal letter.
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