General Synod Members

The Church of England General SynodThe Diocese of Newcastle is represented at the Church of England's General Synod by three Members of the House of Laity and three 'Proctors in Convocation' or members of the House of Clergy.

More information about the General Synod can be found using this link.

The 2015 Elections to the General Synod have now been completed and the following were elected to serve:

House of Laity

JOHN CHRISTOPHER APPLEBY

ISABELLA MAY MCDONALD-BOOTH

CAROL WOLSTENHOLME

Proctors in Convocation

CATHERINE RUTH PICKFORD

JOHN ROBERT SINCLAIR

DAGMAR WINTER

Use this link to download the form of Return of Election Result for the House of Laity

Use this link to download the form of Return of Election Result for the Proctors in Convocation
 

The full list of candidates who stood for election was:

House of Laity (three places):

APPLEBY, John Christopher election address
AYERST, John Brendan Ogilvy election address
BISHOP, Cynthia Dorothy election address
BULL, John William election address
EXHAM, Sheffield election address
McDONALD-BOOTH, Isabella May election address
PEARSON, John Stephen David election address
WOLSTENHOLME, Carol election address

 Proctors in Convocation (three places):

APPLEBY, Janet Elizabeth election address
BUXTON, Nicholas Alexander Vavasseur election address
CURTIS, Anthony Gordon election address
MARKS, Allan Willi election address
PICKFORD, Catherine Ruth election address
ROBINSON, Peter John Alan election address
SINCLAIR, John Robert election address
STOBER, Brenda Jacqueline election address
WINTER, Dagmar election address

 

The Members of the two houses who were elected in October 2010 to serve for five years were:

Members of the House of Laity

Dr John Bull,
Mrs Margaret White,
Canon Carol Wolstenholme,

Members of the House of Clergy

The Revd Janet Appleby,
The Revd Canon John Sinclair,
The Revd Canon Dr Dagmar Winter,
 

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