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Cassidy, Rt Rev. George Henry locked

Born 17 Oct. 1942; s of Joseph Abram Cassidy and Ethel McDonald; m 1966, Jane Barling Stevens; two d

Bishop of Southwell and Nottingham (formerly Bishop of Southwell), 1999–2009; an Assistant Bishop, Diocese of Bath and Wells and Diocese of Bristol, since 2009


Belfast High School; Queen’s Univ., Belfast (BSc 1965; Cert. Bib. Studies 1968); University Coll. London (MPhil 1967); Oak Hill Theological College


MRTPI 1969. Civil Servant: N Ireland, 1967–68; Govt of Kenya, 1968–70. Curate, Christ Church, Clifton, Bristol, 1972–75; Vicar: St Edyth, Sea Mills, Bristol, 1975–82; St Paul’s, Portman Square, W1, 1982–87; Archdeacon of London and Canon Residentiary, St Paul’s Cathedral, 1987–99; Sub-Dean, Order of the British Empire, 1996–99. Mem., Cathedrals Fabric Commn for England, 2001–05; Chm., Churches Legislation Adv. (formerly Main) Cttee, 2005–09. Freeman: City of London, 1988; Tylers’ & Bricklayers’ Co., 1988; Hon. Liveryman, Founders’ Co., 1994. Hon. DLitt Heriot-Watt, 2005. Entered House of Lords, 2004


Rugby football, art, chamber music, walking in the Quantocks


Darch House, 17 St Andrews Road, Stogursey, Bridgwater, Som TA5 1TE


National (Pres., 2010–), Nobody’s Friends