New curate for St Mary Magdalene in Hucknall

St Mary's Church Hucknall
St Mary's Church Hucknall

The Rev James Pacey has been appointed as the new curate at St Mary Magdalene Church, Hucknall.

James lived in Newark and trained as a priest for three years in Cambridge before he was ordained at Southwell Minster. He is married to Rachael and they have two cats and a budgie.

He said: “I am very much look forward to serving in Hucknall as my first curacy. I have received a warm welcome.”

He succeeds the Rev Sergiy Diduk, who served at the church for four years.