Bishop of Derby

Bishop of Derby

Full title

The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Derby


Alastair Redfern



Joined the Lords

29 March 2010

Contact details

External/Private Office

The Bishop's House, 6 King Street, Duffield, Belper, DE56 4EU
Tel: 01332 840 132


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353

Web & Social media


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Draft Modern Slavery Bill Lords 2014-14

Political life – other

Job title Organisation Date
Chair Inner City Renewal Group in Derby 2013-

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Bishop of Derby Derby Diocese, Church of England 2005-
Prebendary Canon Diocese of Derby 2000-05
Dean of Stamford Diocese of Lincoln 1998-05
Suffragan Bishop of Grantham Lincoln Diocese, Church of England 1997-05
Director of Training Diocese of Bristol 1991-97
Canon Residentiary Bristol Cathedral, Diocese of Bristol 1987-97
Tutor Ripon College, Cuddesden 1979-87
Assistant Curate St Michael and All Angels, Tettenhall Regis, Diocese of Lichfield 1976-79

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Trustee Churches' Legislation Advisory Service (CLAS) 2013-
Vice President Derbyshire Community Foundation 2013-
Co-Chair Inter Faith Network 2010-12
Trustee Christian Aid 2010-
Member University Court - The University of Derby 2007-
Chair of Trustees Multi-Faith Centre Derby 2005-
Trustee Derbyshire Community Foundation 2005-13

Member's focus

Asylum, immigration and nationality
Communities and families
International affairs
Parliament, government and politics
Social services
Voluntary sector
International development

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • In receipt of episcopal stipend
  • 5: Land and property

    • Flat in Bath
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Co-chair, Inter Faith Network
    • Trustee, FP Evans Trust
    • Trustee, Christian Aid
    • Chair, Multi-faith Centre, Derby