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Country Parson

Be it in cassock or country tweed, this rural vicar's role is certainly varied as he juggles his duties as clergyman, advisor, school governor, diplomat and pianist!

Short documentary 1963 13 mins

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As an ex-artilleryman, Andrew Hodgson is well qualified in time management and logistics to help him fulfil his role as Country Parson across 2 parishes in Norfolk. We follow the daily routine as he manages to serve the congregations of both All Saints Church, East Tuddenham and the Chapel of Eaves, Honingham Norfolk.