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Ball, Rt Rev. Peter John locked

CGA

Born 14 Feb. 1932; s of Thomas James and Kathleen Obena Bradley Ball

Bishop of Gloucester, 1992–93

Education

Lancing; Queens’ Coll., Cambridge; Wells Theological College

Career

MA (Nat. Sci.). Ordained, 1956; Curate of Rottingdean, 1956–58; Co-founder and Brother of Monastic Community of the Glorious Ascension, 1960 (Prior, 1960–77); Suffragan Bishop of Lewes, 1977–92; Prebendary, Chichester Cathedral, 1978, Canon Emeritus, 2000. Fellow of Woodard Corporation, 1962–71; Member: Archbishops’ Council of Evangelism, 1965–68; Midlands Religious Broadcasting Council of the BBC, 1967–69; Admin. Council, Royal Jubilee Trusts, 1986–88. Archbishop of Canterbury’s Adviser to HMC, 1985–90. Governor: Wellington Coll., 1985–93; Radley Coll., 1986–93; Lancing Coll., 1972–82, 1990–. Freeman, Bor. of Eastbourne, 1992. DUniv Sussex, 1992

Recreations

squash (Cambridge Blue, 1953) and music

Address

The Coach House, The Manor, Aller, Langport, Somerset TA10 0RA