The 105th Bishop of Hereford was installed into the role at a special service in Hereford Cathedral on Saturday 22nd November. Bishop Richard Frith, former Bishop of Hull in the Diocese of York duly entered the West door of the ancient building; he was presented to the Dean of Hereford, Michael Tavinor, by the Archbishop of York, John Sentamu.The Cathedral was packed for the service, with representatives from all the 420 parish churches in the Diocese. Representatives were chosen by their own parishes. All clergy were invited and representatives of the County's civic leaders were also present.
Picture shows Bishop Richard swearing the oath on the Hereford Gospels