Here are some links to various news reports on today's events:
Statements regarding the resignation of the bishops:
Statements regarding Provincial Episcopal Visitors and Alternative Episcopal Oversight provision:
Radio and TV coverage:
Bishop John Broadhurst was interviewed by Channel 4 News. That interview can be viewed here: Anglican bishops defect to Rome.
Bishop Andrew Burnham was interviewed twice on BBC Radio 4 today. Those two interviews can be heard here: Anglican Bishop joins Catholics to bring 'churches closer'. and here: World at One – Bishop Andrew Burnham from 17’ 25’’.
Other media reports can be viewed here:
Catholic Herald: Five Anglo-Catholic bishops resign.
Catholic Herald: Cardinals to discuss Church reactions to the Ordinariate.
Telegraph: One-way pilgrimage to Rome.
Boston Globe: UK Catholics say 5 Anglican bishops converting.
Daily Express: Anglican bishops join Catholics.
Independent: Anglican bishops to join Catholic Church.
Catholics News Service: Vatican confirms request of five Anglican bishops.
Rome Reports (Video): Five Anglican bishops resign to become Catholics.
Daily Mail: 5 bishops join Roman Catholic Church.
Blogs and Comment:
Valle Adurni: Five brave men.
Ordinariate Watch: The Advent of the Ordinariate.
Wannabe Anglican: Five Anglican bishops resign to cross the Tiber.
Damian Thompson: Five Anglican bishops resign to convert to Rome.
Fr Tim Finigan: Ordinariate picking up steam.