Our bishops lead and oversee the Church in the Diocese of Bristol.

The Very Revd Vivienne Faull, currently Dean of York, was appointed as the 57th Bishop of Bristol in May 2018. She will be consecrated Bishop at a service at St Paul’s Cathedral on 3 July and installed as Bishop of Bristol at Bristol Cathedral in the autumn.

Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield, the Bishop of Swindon, is the Acting Diocesan Bishop during the vacancy. He works across the Diocese alongside his community leadership role in Swindon.

Very Revd Vivienne Faull
Bishop Elect of Bristol

Phone: 01454 777728
Postal Address:
The Bishop of Bristol's Office,
58a High Street, Winterbourne, Bristol, BS36 1JQ

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Rt Revd Dr Lee Rayfield
Suffragan Bishop of Swindon
and Acting Diocesan Bishop

Phone: 01793 538654
Postal Address:
The Bishop of Swindon's Office,
Mark House, Field Rise, Swindon,

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