Archbishop of Canterbury consecrates new Bishop of Basingstoke - photos

20/09/2014

Archbishop Justin Welby consecrated Canon David Williams as the new Bishop of Basingstoke at Winchester Cathedral yesterday.
Archbishop Justin Welby consecrates Bishop David Williams at Winchester Cathedral. (Picture: Winchester Diocese)

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, consecrated the Revd Canon David Williams as the Bishop of Basingstoke in a service at Winchester Cathedral yesterday.

Archbishop Justin Welby consecrates Bishop David Williams at Winchester Cathedral. (Picture: Winchester Diocese)

Archbishop Justin presided at the consecration service for Bishop David, who succeeds the Right Revd Peter Hancock, who is now the Bishop of Bath and Wells.

Archbishop Justin with the Bishop of London, Richard Chartres, and the Bishop of Winchester, Tim Dakin, at Winchester Cathedral. (Picture: Winchester Diocese)