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NEWS - The Revd Dr James Theodosius, former staff member and a great friend of the Course, is leaving the region for a parish post in Yorkshire. We wish James and his family hugely well in their new adventure. James's last service will be in the Mary Harris Chapel on the main University of Exeter campus at 5pm on March 25th, when the Bishop of Exeter will be the preacher.



NEWS - SWMTC has a vacancy for a full time Director of Phase 1 and Phase 2. Closing date is 27th April 2015. Click here for the job advert.



NEWS - We are delighted for Philip Sourbut that he has been appointed to the new role of director of mission and ministry for the Diocese of Exeter. Philip said: “I am delighted to be taking up this new role and to have the opportunity to continue to work with lay and ordained colleagues across the Diocese.” Philip will be starting his new post on 1st May.



NEWS - Our Dean of Studies, Revd Dr David Nixon recently visited Caen in Normandy in his role of acting chair of the Exeter diocesan Bayeux-Lisieux exchange group. He offered two short papers at a diocesan conference, visited the small Anglican community, preached at the main Sunday Mass at the Abbaye aux Dames in Caen, and participated in an ecumenical service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. For more details and insights, please click here.



NEWS - We congratulate all our students who gained awards from the University of Exeter this year, especially the eight students who gained the honours degree of BTh(Min). We are particularly proud of the two who gained First-Class Honours. It was a delight to celebrate with students at the graduation on January 17th.



NEWS - It is important to ring the office (01392 272544) before visiting the SWMTC library to check that you can get access. The SWMTC library is usually accessible during office hours or from 6pm on evenings when there is an evening class, but not always



NEWS - Our office and library are now at: Suite 1.3, Renslade House, Bonhay Road, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3AY. Our main phone number is 01392 272544. Exeter evening classes are held at Renslade House.



NEWS - We're delighted to congratulate those from the Course ordained Deacon in Exeter Cathedral on 14th September: Paul Barton, Marisa Cockfield, Anne Dunlop, Paul Evans, Lynn Flatt Lesley Holman, Glyn Lewry, Leisa McGovern, Shirley Paterson, Jill Purser, Marion Sanders and Sheila Walker.

We congratulate also those Readers newly licensed from the Course: Nell Stamp, Mark Smith, Jo Pay, Laura Ford, Ken Ball, Carol Bache, Tony Nixon, Hilary Harron, Roger Grose, Tony Gregg, John Dunster, Graham Dee, Anne de Looy, Tim Bradshaw.



SWMTC: Contact: Administrator Laura McLachlan on 01392 272544 admin@swmtc.org.uk
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