Archbishop: presidential figure can travel 'readily'

The Archbishop of Canterbury added in the interview that a proposed new role would be for a "presidential figure who can travel more readily".

The 62-year-old is to step down in December after 10 years as Archbishop of Canterbury to take up a new post as Master of Magdalene College in Cambridge.


Archbishop's duties to decrease

The Anglican Church is planning to hand over some of the global duties of the Archbishop of Canterbury to a "presidential" figure, it has been reported.