Ex Benedict

Pope clipWhen Pope Benedict announced his resignation – the first pope to do so for 600 years – I flew to Rome to cover the news for Fairfax Media, filing online updates, print stories and a feature for the end of the week.


Pope Benedict resigns because of failing health

Italians begin search for next Pope

Benedict had surgery to fix pacemaker

Standing ovation for Pope

Feature story: Day of reckoning looms in Holy See

Stories cover the week February 11 2013 – February 16 2013