Reverend Pat Storey are in London a few weeks before the consecration to have her measurements taken for her Bishop ropes. This takes place in Wippells, a family run shop specialicing in clerical outfitting since 1789. Here her friend and wife of Bishop Ken Good, Mary, helps her select her new wardrobe.
Anglicans have appointed the UK and Ireland’s first female bishop. The Rev Pat Storey, rector of St Augustine’s in Derry, has been elected by the Church of Ireland as the new bishop of Meath and Kildare.