Bishop of Norwich, the Rt Revd Graham James

Political interests:

Constitutional  & political reform; culture & heritage

Leads for the Lords Spiritual on media & communications

House of Lords Activity:

Entered House of Lords, 2004 as the Bishop of Norwich.

To view all of the bishop’s recent speeches on this website click here

Full list of speeches & questions in past sessions (from UK Parliament webpages):

Committees:

House of Lords Communications Committee (2011 – )

Biographical Details:

Year of birth, 1951

Lancaster University: BA 1972; Hon FGCM 1992
Ripon College, Cuddesdon: 1972
Deacon: 1975
Priest: 1976
Assistant curate, Peter Church Carpenter: 1975-1979
Assistant curate, Digswell, St Albans: 1979-1982
Team vicar, Digswell and Panshanger: 1982-1983
Senior Selection Secretary ACCM: 1983-1987
Archbishop of Canterbury’s chaplain, Canterbury: 1987-1993
Bishop of St Germans: 1993-1999
Bishop of Norwich: 1999 –

Biography on UK Parliament website (including Register of Interests)

Contact:

The Rt Revd Lord Bishop of Norwich
House of Lords
London
SW1A 0PW

Or

Bishop’s House
Norwich
NR3 1SB

01603 629001
email: bishop@bishopofnorwich.org

More information about the bishop and his ministry can be found on the Diocese of Norwich website.