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Diocesan House
Lady Wootton’s Green,
Canterbury, CT1 1NQ
Telephone: 01227 459401
Fax: 01227 450964

Bishops and Bishop's Office staff

Bishop of Dover
The Rt Reverend Trevor Willmott
The Old Palace, The Precincts
Canterbury, CT1 2EE
Tel: 01227 459382 Fax: 01227 784985

Mrs Anne Neal – PA

Mrs Sue Bowles – PA

The Reverend Julia Pickles – Chaplain

Bishop of Richborough
The Right Reverend Norman Banks



Archdeacon of Canterbury

The Ven Sheila Watson
The Archdeaconry,
29 The Precincts,
Canterbury, CT1 2EP
Tel: 01227 865238
Fax: 01227 785209

Canterbury Archdeaconry includes the deaneries of:

  • Canterbury
  • East Bridge
  • Reculver
  • Thanet
  • West Bridge

Archdeacon of Ashford

The Ven Philip Down
The Archdeaconry,
Pett Lane,
Ashford, TN27 0DL
Tel: 01233 712649

Ashford Archdeaconry includes the deaneries of:

  • Ashford
  • Dover
  • Elham
  • Romney and Tenterden
  • Sandwich

Archdeacon of Maidstone

The Ven Stephen Taylor
The Archdeaconry,
4 Redcliffe Lane,
Penenden Heath,
Maidstone, ME14 2AG
Tel: 01622 200221

Maidstone Archdeaconry includes the deaneries of:

  • Maidstone
  • North Downs
  • Ospringe
  • Sittingbourne
  • Weald
Joanna Manser
PA to Archdeacon of Canterbury
Mrs Louise Mills
PA to Archdeacon of Ashford
Mrs Sari Bishop
PA to Archdeacon of Maidstone

Diocesan House staff

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Mr Julian Hills – Diocesan Secretary

Holly Adams – LCD Events and Training Coordinator
Sally Baker – Accounts Assistant
Julia Batchelor – Accounts Assistant
Mark Binns – IT Manager
Sarah Carruthers – HR Advisor
Nigel Collins – Co-Warden of Readers
Sara Clarke – Accounts Assistant
Sarah Donlan – CSY Administrator (ChYPs Ministry, Training and Events Management)
Neville Emslie – Ministry Development Officer
Rosemary Fletcher – Education Executive Assistant
The Reverend Simon Foulkes – Assistant Director of Education
Carole Gabriel – Safeguarding Administrator
Victoria Greatorex – PA to Julian Hills
Jeff Green – Finance Management Accountant
Marianne Hambrook – Licensed Ministries Administrator
Alicia Harden – Office Assistant
Sarah Howells – Communities and Partnership Administrator
Jenny Hunt – Stewardship Assistant Advisor
The Reverend Peter Ingrams – Local Ministries and Growth Adviser
Clare Larter – Assistant Accountant
Donald Lawton – Co-Warden of Readers
Sarah Lucas – Admin. for Local Ministries
Nicholas Morgan – Schools Officer (Governance, Admissions, Policy and Services
Charlotte McCaulay – Receptionist & Head of Hospitality
Liz Mullins – Stewardship Adviser
Captain Graham Nunn – Diocesan Children’s Missioner
Debbie Parks – Assistant Accountant
Niki Paterson – Assistant Director of Education (School Improvement
Nerys Pierce-Hughes - Communities and Partnership Events & The Gathering Organiser
The Reverend Canon Caroline Pinchbeck – Communities and Partnership Executive Officer and Rural Life Advisor
Sheila Rooke – Safeguarding Administrator
Quentin Roper - Director of Education
Jennifer Ross - Communities and Partnership Projects Officer
Emily Shepherd – Director of Communications and Assistant Diocesan Secretary
Marilyn Shrimpton – IT & Communications Assistant
Emma Sivyer – Mission and Ministry Executive Officer
Mark Spraggins – Director of Finance
Alexis Stuart-Young – Gift Aid Assistant
Eunice Thorpe – Governor Support
The Reverend Canon Kerry Thorpe – Mission and Growth Advisor
Jacqueline Town – PA to the DDO
The Reverend Joss Walker – Diocesan Director of Ordinands and Vocations Officer
Murray Wilkinson – Diocesan Children and Young people’s Ministry Adviser

The Diocesan Registry

The Diocesan Registry,
Minerva House,
5 Montague Close,

Tel: 020 7593 5110
Fax:  020 7593 0314

DX 156810 London Bridge 6

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