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College of Canons

College of Canons

The College of Canons is composed of Honorary, Lay and Provincial Canons appointed by the Archbishop and it supports the life of the Cathedral in many different ways.

The College of Canons Members:


  • The Very Reverend Dr Robert Willis, Dean
  • Cdre Martin Atherton, Receiver General
  • The Reverend Canon Tim Naish
  • The Reverend Canon Emma Pennington
  • The Ven Jo Kelly-Moore, Canterbury
  • Mr William Pettit
  • Mrs Janice Reid
  • Mrs Caroline Spencer


  • The Right Reverend Trevor Wilmott, Dover
  • The Right Reverend Jonathan Goodall, Ebbsfleet
  • The Right Reverend Norman Banks, Richborough


  • The Ven Stephen Taylor, Maidstone
  • The Ven Darren Miller, Ashford

Honorary Canons

  • The Reverend Sarah Chapman
  • The Reverend Steve Coneys
  • The Reverend Seth Cooper
  • The Reverend John Corbyn
  • The Reverend Sheila Cox
  • The Reverend Barney de Berry
  • The Reverend Patrick Ellisdon
  • The Reverend Robin Gill
  • The Reverend Lindsay Hammond
  • The Reverend Arthur Houston
  • The Most Reverend Josiah Idowu-Fearon
  • The Reverend Peter Ingram
  • The Reverend Stephen Lillicrap
  • The Reverend Caroline Pinchbeck
  • The Reverend John Rees
  • The Reverend Mark Roberts
  • The Reverend David Roper
  • The Reverend Andrew Sewell
  • The Reverend Joss Walker
  • The Reverend Timothy Wilson

Honorary Lay Canons

  • Mr Neville Emslie
  • Mr Raymond Harris
  • Mr Julian Hills
  • Mr Peter Roberts
  • Mr Quentin Roper
  • Mrs Val Wallis
  • Mrs Rosemary Walters
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