The Lord Bishop of Chester

The Lord Bishop of Chester's full title is The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Chester. His name is Peter Robert Forster, and he has retired from the House of Lords.

Parliamentary career

Find out about the Parliamentary career of The Lord Bishop of Chester, including posts and roles held.

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Party affiliation

Bishops
8 November 2001 - 30 September 2019

House membership

Lords
The Lord Bishop of Chester
8 November 2001 - 30 September 2019

Committee memberships