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Chapters were formerly exclusively clerical bodies but after the 1999 act every cathedral chapter must now include at least two lay members.

Dean of Salisbury

The Very Reverend Nicolas Papadopulos


Nicholas Papadopulos was installed as the 81st Dean of Salisbury on Sunday 9 September 2018. He chairs the Cathedral’s Chapter.

Dean Nick Papadopulos2.pdf



Canon Chancellor and Sub-dean - The Reverend Canon Edward Probert

Edward Probert was appointed Canon Chancellor in 2004 and he has the responsibility for the outward-facing aspects of the Cathedral's life, with oversight of the library and archives, marketing, communications, visitor services and learning and outreach.

Canon Chancellor.pdf

Canon Treasurer - Dr Robert Titley

Robert Titley was installed in November 2015. He is responsible for the Cathedral's ‘treasures’, in particular the fabric of the building, and has oversight of both the Major Repair Programme and the Cathedral’s development plans. Robert also has responsibility for the arts programme, the Cathedral Friends and (with colleagues) the pastoral aspects of Cathedral life.

Canon Precentor

The Revd Anna Macham was installed on 5 May 2019. She oversees the liturgy and music that takes place within the Cathedral.

Luke March - Chapter of Salisbury Cathedral

Canon Luke March

Luke March has been a Lay Canon at the Cathedral since May 2007, and a member of the Cathedral Chapter since 2012.

Luke March.pdf


The Reverend Canon Thomas Woodhouse

The Reverend Canon Thomas Woodhouse was nominated for Chapter in 2014.

The Revd Canon Thomas Woodhouse.pdf

Canon Ceri Hurford-Jones

Ceri Hurford-Jones was appointed in September 2013.

Canon Ceri Hurford.pdf

Canon Jane Barker

Jane Barker is a Lay Canon and was nominated for Chapter in October 2008.

Canon Jane Barker.pdf

Jackie Molnar - Chapter Clerk

Jackie was appointed Chapter Clerk in 2015. 

Jackie Molnar.pdf