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Archbishop Vincent Nichols to be made a Cardinal

Archbishop Vincent Nichols will be made a Cardinal by Pope Francis today. The leader of the Roman Catholic Church in England and Wales was born in Crosby in Liverpool.

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Crosby-born Vincent Nichols to be made a cardinal

Vincent Nichols to be made a cardinal Credit: PA

The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Westminster, Vincent Nichols, is to be created a Cardinal by Pope Francis today.

Archbishop Nichols, was born in Crosby in Liverpool in 1945 and has been a priest for almost fifty years.

He is the 11th Archbishop of Westminster to be created a Cardinal.

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