Consecration of Bishop Michael
He is now the Rt Revd Dr Michael Beasley, following a service of consecration at Westminster Abbey this morning, 14th May.
Lord Williams of Oystermouth, the former Archbishop of Canterbury, preached and the Most Revd and Rt Hon Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, presided.
Bishop Michael will be welcomed to the diocese on Saturday, 16th May, at 3:00 in a service of welcome at St Albans Cathedral. See more photos of his consecration, here