25 years since Hackney rector helped make history


A quarter of a century has passed since the first women were ordained to the priesthood by the Church of England.

Revd Dilly Baker, now the Rector at St Mary’s Church in Stoke Newington, played a key role in the campaign – appearing regularly in the media.

Her memories of that landmark day are as clear as ever and she took time to tell her story to the Local Buyers Club.