Farewell service for Bishop

A farewell service for the Bishop of Durham - his last public appearance in the Diocese - has taken place.

Bishop bids farewell

Right Reverend Justin Welby at his final service as Bishop of Durham Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

The Right Revd Justin Welby, Bishop of Durham and Archbishop of Canterbury Elect has said farewell to the Durham Diocese with a message of hope for the people he is leaving behind.

Bishop Justin attended a service of farewell, thanks and celebration at Durham Cathedral in what was his last public appearance in the diocese before he becomes Archbishop of Canterbury on February 4th.