Market Weighton priest celebrating milestone

Milestone...Rev Stuart Bamforth has been a priest for 50 years.
Milestone...Rev Stuart Bamforth has been a priest for 50 years.

“Once a priest, always a priest.”

Those are the words of Reverend Stuart Bamforth, 78, of Beverley Road, Market Weighton, who is celebrating 50 years of priesthood this weekend.

He will mark the milestone with a Holy Communion at All Saints’ Church in Market Weighton on Saturday, starting at 11.30am.

Full story in this Thursday’s paper (6 June).