A NEW vicar has been appointed at Walthamstow 's St Luke's Church.
Former chemical engineering graduate Rev Frances Shoesmith, 46, takes up the role after leaving her previous post as a minister in Liverpool.
Rev Shoesmith will also become one of two 'team vicars' for the parish of Walthamstow, which includes St Gabriel’s in Havant Road, St Mary’s in Church End, St Stephen’s in Copeland Road and St Luke’s, which is in the High Street.
Fellow team rector Simon Heathfield said: “The Bishop of Barking and I are delighted to be able to announce this appointment. Read more