New Mormon Bishop
Tue 22nd October 2013 2.04PM
Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints recently appointed Richard Shuttleworth, 36, as bishop of the organisations Stockport ward. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are widely known as Mormons.
This particular Mormon congregation encompasses Stockport and outlying areas including Cheadle, Marple, Reddish and Bredbury. Parts of Heald Green, Handforth and Wilmslow also form part of the congregation.
Although Richard works for himself and travels a lot, his service as bishop will see him providing up to 30 hours in voluntary ministry work a week.
Bishop Richard Shuttleworth with his wife and children