Deans of Cathedrals in the Church of England

[and Westminster Abbey]

(17 June 2024)

Diocese Cathedral Dean
the Very Revd ...
date of birth took up
appointment
notes
Bath & Wells Cathedral Church of St Andrew in Wells Toby Wright
[designate]
1975 2024  
Birmingham Cathedral Church of St Philip Matthew Thompson 1968 2017  
Blackburn Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin Peter Howell-Jones 1962 2017  
Bristol Cathedral Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity Dr Amanda Ford 1961 2020  
Canterbury Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Christ David Monteith 1968 2022  
Carlisle Cathedral Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity Jonathan Brewster 1967 30 Sept 2023  
Chelmsford Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin, St Peter and St Cedd vacant      
Chester Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary Timothy Stratford 1961 2018  
Chichester Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity Edward Dowler
[designate]
1967 2024  
Coventry Cathedral Church of St Michael John Witcombe 1959 2013  
Derby Cathedral Church of All Saints Peter Robinson 1961 2020  
Durham Cathedral Church of Christ, Blessed Mary the Virgin and St Cuthbert of Durham Philip Plyming 1974 16 Sept 2023  
Ely Cathedral Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity Mark Bonney 1957 2012  
Europe Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity, Gibraltar Ian Tarrant 1957 2020  
Exeter Cathedral Church of St Peter Jonathan Greener 1961 2017  
Gloucester Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity Andrew Zihni 1977 23 Apr 2023  
Guildford Cathedral Church of the Holy Spirit vacant      
Hereford Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary and St Ethelbert Sarah Brown   2021  
Leeds Cathedral Church of St Peter Bradford Andy Bowerman 1967 2022  
Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Wilfrid, Ripon John Dobson 1964 2014  
Cathedral Church of All Saints, Wakefield Simon Cowling 1959 2018  
Leicester Cathedral Church of St Martin Karen Rooms 1961 2024  
Lichfield Cathedral Church of St Mary and St Chad The Rt Revd Jan McFarlane
[designate]
1964 21 Sept 2024  
Lincoln Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary Dr Simon Jones
[designate]
1972 2024  
Liverpool Cathedral Church of Christ Dr Sue Jones 1960 2018  
London Cathedral Church of St Paul Andrew Tremlett
1964 2022  
Manchester Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Mary, St Denys and St George Rogers Govender 1960 2006  
Newcastle Cathedral Church of St Nicholas Lee Batson 1977 14 Oct 2023  
Norwich Cathedral Church of the Holy and Undivided Trinity Andrew Braddock 1971 2023  
Oxford Cathedral Church of Christ Sarah Foot 1961 2023  
Peterborough Cathedral Church of St Peter, St Paul and St Andrew Christopher Charles Dalliston 1956 2018  
Portsmouth Cathedral Church of St Thomas of Canterbury Dr Anthony Cane 1961 2019  
Rochester Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary Dr Philip Hesketh 1964 2016  
St Albans Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban Joanne Kelly-Moore 1968 2021  
St Edmundsbury and Ipswich Cathedral Church of St James and St Edmund, Bury St Edmunds Joseph Hawes 1965 2018  
Salisbury Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary Nicholas Papadopulos 1966 2018  
Sheffield Cathedral Church of St Peter and St Paul Abigail Thompson 1975 2021  
Sodor and Man Cathedral Church of St German, Peel Nigel Godfrey 1951 2011  
Southwark Cathedral and Collegiate Church of St Saviour and St Mary Overie Mark Oakley 1968 3 Dec 2023  
Southwell & Nottingham Cathedral and Parish Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary
[Southwell Minster]
Nicola Sullivan 1958 2016  
Truro Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Truro Simon Robinson 1967 2023  
Winchester Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity, and of St Peter, St Paul and of St Swithun Catherine Ogle 1961 2017  
Worcester Cathedral Church of Christ and the Blessed Mary the Virgin of Worcester Stephen Edwards
[designate]
1972 2024  
York Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of St Peter
[York Minster]
Dominic Barrington 1962 2022  
  Collegiate Church of Saint Peter at Westminster
[Westminster Abbey]
Dr David Hoyle 1957 2019  

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