Welcome to Canterbury Diocese, the Church of England in South and East Kent, where we are committed to growing the church numerically and spiritually, to re-imagining ministry and to building partnerships that enrich communities.


1914 Centenary Commemorations

National commemorations for the Centenary of the First World War begin on the 4th August this year. As the Diocese is part of the Imperial War Museums 1914 partnership, we are keen to support churches and communities in their preparations for this landmark event. Read more »

Bishop to re-open Children’s Society Charity Shop on Palace Street, Canterbury

Date: Friday 24th at 10am. (Photo opportunity with Bishop Trevor and his wife, Margaret Willmott who is Diocesan President for the Children’s Society, plus staff and volunteers)

Venue: No 6 Palace Street, Canterbury


On Friday 24 January at 10am, the Bishop of Dover, the Right Reverend Trevor Willmott, will officially re-open the Children’s Society charity shop, following its recent refit. Read more »