Diocese of Portsmouth

The Bishop of Portsmouth

The post of Bishop of Portsmouth is currently vacant. Please contact the office below for queries

P: Bishopsgrove, 26 Osborn Road, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 7DQ
T: 01329 280247
E: email

Acting Archdeacon of The Meon

Rev Canon Will Hughes
supports clergy & parishes in the deaneries of Fareham, Gosport, Bishop’s Waltham & Petersfield.

P: 
T: 01730 260464
E: email

Archdeacon of Portsdown

The Venerable Jenny Rowley
supports clergy & parishes in the deaneries of Portsmouth & Havant.

P: Diocesan Offices, First Floor, Peninsular House, Wharf Road, Portsmouth PO2 8HB
T: 023-9289 9672 or 07436-143450
E: email

Archdeacon of the Isle of Wight

The Venerable Peter Leonard
supports clergy & parishes in the deanery of the Isle of Wight.

P: 5 The Boltons, Kite Hill, Wootton Bridge, Ryde, Isle of Wight PO33 4PB
T: 023 9289 9699 or 07500 676267
E: email

Dean of Portsmouth

The Very Rev Anthony Cane
The Dean has oversight of the Cathedral and is the senior priest in the Diocese.

P: Portsmouth Cathedral, Cathedral Office, St. Thomas’s Street, Old Portsmouth, PO1 2HA. c/o Liz Snowball - Dean’s PA.
T: 023 9289 2963
E: email

Bishop’s Personal Assistant

Clare Jones
supports the work of the Bishop of Portsmouth by providing secretarial and administrative services.

P: Bishopsgrove, 26 Osborn Road, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 7DQ.
T: 01329 280247
E: email

Clare is in the office: Monday to Thursday, 9:15 am to 5 pm.

Bishop’s Administrative Secretary

Rachel Houlberg
supports the work of the Bishop of Portsmouth by providing secretarial and administrative services.

P: Bishopsgrove, 26 Osborn Road, Fareham, Hampshire, PO16 7DQ.
T: 01329 280247
E: email

Rachel is in the office: Monday to Thursday, 9 am to 3 pm, and Friday, 9 am to 2 pm.

PA to the Archdeacon of Portsdown and Archdeacon of the Meon

Anne Stunt
supports the work of the Archdeacon of Portsdown and Archdeacon of the Meon, by providing administrative services.