In response to the global coronavirus outbreak, St Peter’s School, York has implemented a strict visitor policy to safeguard the health and wellbeing of the whole school community. Following instructions from the government, the school site will be closed to pupils (apart from children of key workers) from the end of the day on Friday 20 March with no indication given of when that situation will change. We ask that all non-essential visitors also stay away from the school at this time. If your visit is essential, please read our visitor policy before you visit the school.

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Norman G L R McDermid

St Peter's School

Norman G L R McDermid

School 1940 – 1945

Died 30 September 2014, aged 87

Archdeacon Emeritus, Norman McDermid, former Archdeacon of Richmond passed away on 30 September at the age of 87. Norman spent the whole of his 62 years of ordained ministry, both in post and in retirement, in the Diocese of Ripon.

He was a vicar in Bramley, Knaresborough and Kirby Overblow, before becoming the Archdeacon of Richmond from 1983 to 1993. After his retirement he continued to preach and lead services in Bedale and the area.