Winchester

The Dean of Winchester


The Dean has overall responsibility for co-ordinating and developing the life of the Cathedral in order to further its mission and ministry. She is Head of the Cathedral Foundation and chair of Chapter. As a member of the Bishop of Winchester’s staff, she represents the Cathedral in the Diocese and the county of Hampshire. She is also a member of the Church of England Development and Appointments Group.

The Very Rev’d Catherine Ogle, who is Winchester’s first female Dean, is the former Dean of Birmingham Cathedral, a position which she held for six years. She brings to the Cathedral and the Diocese her years of experience promoting the mission of the Church and reaching out to different communities and faiths, pioneering engagement with parishes and forging connections with a range of institutions and charities.

01962 857205 / dean@winchester-cathedral.org.uk