On the first day of the United Reformed Church General Assembly (Friday 6 July) Mr Derek Estill and the Revd Nigel Uden will be inducted as Assembly Moderators, serving from 2018 to 2020. Later in July, both moderators will attend a political party briefing at Salvation Army’s headquarters in London, and will meet with their chaplains at URC House, London. They have no additional moderatorial appointments in July.
In August, Mr Estill will take part in a service marking the retirement of the Revd Lena Talbot, at Revidge Fold URC, Blackburn. He will also attend the URC Holiday Forum at the Hayes Centre, Derbyshire, and lead morning worship at Holymoorside URC, Chesterfield. Mr Uden has no moderatorial appointments in August.