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Women bishops: One town's view

The Church of England has voted to allow women to become bishops for first time in its history.

Its ruling General Synod gave approval to legislation introducing the change by the required two-thirds majority.

A previous vote in 2012 was backed by the Houses of Bishops and Clergy but blocked by traditionalist lay members.

Reeta Chakrabarti gathered reaction to the vote in the town of High Wycombe.

  • 14 Jul 2014
  • From the section UK
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