New Archbishop of Canterbury
The Telegraph reports that the new Archbishop of Canterbury has been named: Justin Welby, Bishop of Durham.
Sources have confirmed that the Eton-educated bishop will be announced as successor to Dr Rowan Williams as early as Friday, after the Crown Nominations Commission put his name forward to Downing Street.
It marks a meteoric rise for the former oil executive who has been a bishop for only a year, but insiders described Welby as “the outstanding candidate”.
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