On Saturday 26th February 2011 at the Mission of Our Lady and St Edward, Bolton, Lancashire, the Right Revd Damien Mead, Bishop Ordinary of the Diocese of the United Kingdom, ordained to the Priesthood the Revd Howard James Marsh.
Fr Marsh was licensed as Priest in Charge of the Bolton Mission and already has plans for developing the ACC’s work in the town. Fr Marsh is also the Chaplain for Anglican Catholics At Large in the Northern Deanery.
Some 30 members of the congregation and friends gathered for the service and clergy from the Northern Deanery joined with the bishop in the laying on of hands.