'Huge cheers' after vote in favour of women bishops

There were reportedly "huge cheers" after the Church in Wales' governing body voted in favour of women bishops at a meeting in Lampeter, Ceredigion.


Huge cheers as this was passed in the hall. But business not over... Now we hear poems from Revd Peter Walker #govbody


Here's the full vote. Laity - For 57 Against 14 Abs 2. Clergy - For 37 Against 10 Abs 0. Bishops unanimous. #govbody #womenbishops


Wales to get women bishops

Women will be allowed to become bishops in the Church in Wales following a key vote at the Anglican groups meeting today.