New role in Chicago for Kettering priest

The Rev Dominic Barrington and Alison Barrington
The Rev Dominic Barrington and Alison Barrington

The parish priest of St Peter and St Paul Church in Kettering is to cross the Atlantic to become the Dean of St James Cathedral in Chicago.

The Rev Dominic Barrington, 52, will be moving to the US in August with his wife Alison and their two sons Benedict, seven, and Linus, five.

He is to be installed as Dean in a Eucharist of thanksgiving in the cathedral in September.