The Reverend Christopher Hewitt, currently Vicar of the Walesby Group of Parishes and Priest in Charge of the Barkwith Group of Parishes, and also Rural Dean of West Wolds Deanery is to be Incumbent-Designate of the new Parish of Great Grimsby St Mary & St James (Grimsby Minster) and St Hugh, pending the Pastoral Scheme ending the Great Grimsby Team Ministry. 

The Institution will be conducted by the Bishop of Grimsby in at 7pm on Thursday 8 September in Grimsby Minster.

Further information on Chris’s life and ministry to date may be found here.