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Bishop of St Germans The Rt Rev Roy Screech to retire

The Bishop of St Germans, The Right Reverend Roy Screech, is to retire at the end of the year.

He had recently returned to work following a period of recuperation from illness.

He said he was heeding medical advice and taking the opportunity to retire after a total of 35 years as an ordained minister.

The Bishop of Truro, the Right Reverend Tim Thornton, said his departure was great loss.

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