Members of General Synod set for women bishops vote

Good Morning Britain's Chief Correspondent Richard Gaisford has tweeted from York where members of the General Synod will vote on women bishops.

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Ready to play their part in history of Church of England. Members of the General Synod vote today on women Bishops. http://t.co/S67HO7i1ji

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