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Bishop of Dudley ordained

The new Bishop of Dudley will be ordained and consecrated by the Archbishop of Canterbury at a service at Southwark Cathedral in London today.

Martin Gorick
Church of England

Martin Gorick is a former chaplain to the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon.

He will officially begin his ministry in the Diocese of Worcester next month.

As a Black Country bishop I look forward to the church playing its part in the regeneration of Britain’s heartland in the West Midlands, and to working in partnership with all people of good will.

Martin GorickBishop of Dudley

Rail services delayed

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An "emergency incident" is blocking rail lines between Cheltenham Spa and Birmingham New Street, delaying train services.

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