Bishop of Carlisle

Bishop of Carlisle

Full title

The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Carlisle

Name

James Newcome

Party/group

Bishops

Joined the Lords

3 October 2013

Contact details

External/Private Office

Bishop's House, Ambleside Road, Keswick, CA12 4DD
Tel: 01768 773 430
bishop.carlisle@carlislediocese.org.uk

Parliamentary

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
contactholmember@parliament.uk

Biography

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Bishop of Carlisle Carlisle Diocese 2009-
Bishop of Penrith Carlisle Diocese 2002-09
Director of Ministry Chester Diocese 1994-02

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Clerk of the Closet 2014-
Deputy Lieutenant County of Cumbria 2013-
President St John's College, Durham 2012-
Lead Bishop - Healthcare Church of England 2010-

Member's focus

Policy
Communities and families
Defence
Health services and medicine
UK
Cambridge
Cheshire
Cumbria
Hampshire
Wiltshire
World
India
N. Argentina
Norway

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

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

    • House in Milton, Cambridgeshire
  • 6: Sponsorship

    • My PA, Chaplain and Secretary are all paid by the Church Commissioners; their work is primarily diocesan but extends to supporting my work in the House
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Director, University of Cumbria
    • President of Council, St John's College, Durham
    • Governor, St Bees School, Cumbria