TRAFALGAR DAY SERVICES PREACHERS & LESSON READERS

 

 

 

Year

Preacher

First Lesson

Second Lesson

1973

The Venerable RJD Newhouse

Archdeacon of Totnes

 

 

1974

The Venerable Chandos Morgan

Chaplain of the Fleet

 

 

1975

Admiral Sir Horace Law

Commander-in-Chief Naval Home Command

 

 

1976

The Venerable Basil O’Ferrall

Chaplain of the Fleet

 

 

1977

The Right Reverend MAP Wood DSC

Bishop of Norwich

 

 

1978

The Right Reverend Eric Mercer

Bishop of Exeter

 

 

1979

Bishop Launcelot Fleming

 

 

1980

The Right Reverend Conrad Meyer

Bishop of Dorchester

 

 

1981

The Venerable Ray Roberts

Chaplain of the Fleet

 

 

1982

The Right Reverend FJ Walmsley

Bishop in Ordinary to HM Forces

 

 

1983

The Right Reverend George E Reindorp

 

 

1984

The Right Reverend John Wakeling

Bishop of  Southwick

 

 

1985

The Venerable Noel Jones

Chaplain of the Fleet

 

 

1986

The Right Reverend and Right Honourable Gerald Ellison

 

 

1987

The Right Reverend Ross Hook MC

Chief Naval Auxiliaryman Peter Fraser RNXS

Vice Admiral Sir John Webster KCB FO Plymouth

1988

The Right Reverend Noel Jones CB QHC

Bishop of Sodor and Man

Lt Cdr George Baker CBE VRD* RNVR

Capt RA Smith RN CSO FO Plymouth

1989

The Reverend Canon WJD Down MA

General Secretary The Missions to Seamen

Vice Admiral Sir John Webster KCB

FO Plymouth

A Royal Marine Recruit

1990

The Venerable Michael HG Henley QHC

Chaplain of the Fleet

Captain DG Wixon RN

HMS Drake

A Member of the Exeter Flotilla

1991

The Reverend Canon KC Parry Canon MBE

Residentiary and Precentor

Vice Admiral Sir Alan Grose KBE

Flag Officer Plymouth

Admiral Sir Jeremy Black KCB DSO ADC

CinC Naval Home Command

1992

The Right Reverend Hewlett Thompson

Bishop of Exeter

The Chief of Staff to Flag Officer Plymouth

A Member of  the Exeter Flotilla

1993

The Right Reverend Christopher Budd

Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of  Plymouth

Vice Admiral Sir Roy Newman KCB

Flag Officer Plymouth

Lt Cdr The Reverend JG Davies RN

1994

The Venerable Michael Bucks QHC

Chaplain of the Fleet

Vice Admiral Sir Roy Newman KCB

Flag Officer Plymouth

Captain W Singleton  MN

1995

The Reverend Canon Glyn Jones

Secretary General The Mission to Seaman

Captain RS Wraith RN

Chief of Staff Flag Officer Plymouth

Captain AH Baber  MN

1996

The Very Reverend Keith Jones MA

Dean of Exeter

Brigadier R Dillon ADC Commandant CTCRM Lympstone

Lt Cdr AS Martin MBE RD* RNR

1997

The Right Reverend Richard Hawkins

Bishop of Crediton

Commodore PD Stone RN COMAW

Sub Lt JW Palmer   RNVR

1998

The Venerable Simon Golding

The Archdeacon for the Royal Navy

Commodore NSR Kilgour RN COMAF

Sub Lt (SCC) DWH  Sargeant RNVR

1999

The Right Reverend Noel Jones

Bishop of Sodor And Man

Brigadier AR Pillar OBE Commandant CTCRM Lympstone

Captain MWG Fawcett RN

2000

The Right Reverend Michael Langrish

Lord Bishop of Exeter

Commodore MWG Kerr RN ADC

BRNC 

Captain AH Baber  MN

2001

The Right Reverend  John Garton

Bishop of Plymouth

Commodore RF Johns RN NRO Wales and Western England

Surgeon Commodore R  Harland RN

2002

The Right Reverend David Conner

Dean of Windsor and Bishop to the Forces

Brigadier NE Pounds Commandant CTCRM Lympstone

Commander JC  Calderwood RN

2003

The Venerable BK Hammett QHC

Chaplain of the Fleet

Commodore CJ Parry RN Commander Amphibious Task Group

Captain A Sturgeon  RN

2004

The Right Reverend Thomas Burns

The Roman Catholic Bishop to the Forces

Commodore Richard Ibbotson DSC RN

BRNC

Captain PG Bowers MN

2005

The Right Reverend Richard Harries

Bishop of Oxford

Commodore G Zambellas RN

Commander RN ATF

Cdr RFM Jackson RN

2006

The Most Reverend Clive Handford

Bishop of Cyprus and the Gulf

Commodore TR Harris RN BRNC

Lt C Seaton RNR

2007

The Venerable John Green QHC Chaplain of the Fleet and Archdeacon for the Royal Navy

Commodore Phil Jones RN ADC Commander

Amphibious Task Group

Captain Ian Brannam RN

2008

The Very Reverend Jonathan Meyrick

Dean of Exeter

Admiral Sir Mark Stanhope KCB OBE

Commander-in-Chief Fleet

Commander Paul  Brown RN CO HMS Exeter

2009

The Right Reverend Michael Langrish

Bishop of Exeter

Admiral of the Fleet Sir Ben Bathurst GCB

Commander Brian  Boxall-Hunt RN OBE

2010

The Right Reverend Stephen Venner

Bishop to the Forces

Commodore Paul Bennett  OBE RN

Commander Amphibious Task Group

Lt Cdr N A Franks RN

2011

The Right Revd Martin Shaw RN former

Bishop of Argyll & the Isles

Commander Tom Guy RN CoS to  Commodore John Kingwell Amphibious Task Group 

Lt Cdr W R T Lines RN

2012

The Most Reverend Dr Barry Morgan

Archbishop of Wales

Commodore Jake Moores RN Commander Devonport Flotilla

Captain Ian Brannam RN

2013

The Very Reverend Dr Jonathan Draper

Dean of Exeter

Major General Jerry Thomas  Colonel Commandant RM

Lt Christopher Seaton RNR

2014

The Reverend JO Morris
Chaplain RN (Retd)

Major General DA Hook RM CBE

Rear Admiral BJ Key CBE
Flag Officer Sea Training

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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