Archbishop of Liverpool Patrick Kelly suffers 'slight stroke'
The Archbishop of Liverpool the Rt Rev Patrick Kelly is in hospital after suffering a "slight stroke".
In a statement, the Catholic Archdiocese said Archbishop Kelly was admitted to hospital earlier, with his condition described as "comfortable".
The 74-year-old is expected to remain in hospital for several days.
The statement said: "The Most Reverend Patrick Kelly was admitted to hospital this morning after suffering a slight stroke".
"Please remember Archbishop Patrick in your prayers at this time."
Earlier this year, he celebrated 50 years as a priest.