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Church of England's first diocesan bishop named

The Church of England has appointed its most senior woman bishop.

The Venerable Rachel Treweek, Archdeacon of Hackney, is to become the next Bishop of Gloucester, the Church's first female diocesan bishop.

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New Bishop of Hull named as Rev Canon Alison White

Reverend Canon Alison White will be the new Bishop of Hull. Credit: The Diocese of York/PA Wire

The Archbishop of York has announced the new Bishop of Hull will be the Reverend Canon Alison White.

The Archdeacon of Cleveland will be the Rev Samantha Rushton.

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