Religious honour for Amble man

Lay Cannon Robert Arckless at Newcastle Cathedral.
Lay Cannon Robert Arckless at Newcastle Cathedral.

Robert Arckless, from Amble, was installed as a lay canon of the Cathedral Church of St Nicholas in Newcastle towards the end of April.

Mr Arckless has dedicated his time to both the community and the church and was approached by Bishop Martin Wharton a few months ago about taking on the role.