Congratulations are paid to new Queen’s chaplain

WELL-WISHES have poured in after a city vicar was appointed to be an Honorary Chaplain to the Queen.

Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 5:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 10:56 pm

Canon Bob White, vicar of St Mary’s Church in Fratton, was awarded the honour on Monday and will now be able to preach once a year at the Chapel Royal, at St James’ Palace in London.

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Taking to Facebook, Simone Mckeon said: ‘Congratulations. Very well deserved. A very lovely man and a very lovely family. Thrilled.’

Donna Nicholl added: ‘Congratulations Father Bob. He married me and my husband last June.’

Meanwhile Estela Rodgers added: ‘Congratulations, what an honour, you deserved it. God bless.’