The Lord Archbishop of York

The Lord Archbishop of York is a Bishop who has sat under this title in the Lords since 25 March 2014. His full title is The Most Rev. and the Rt Hon. the Lord Archbishop of York, and his given name is Stephen Geoffrey Cottrell. He has sat in the Lords previously with the title The Lord Bishop of Chelmsford.

Parliamentary career

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


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House membership

The Lord Bishop of Chelmsford
10 February 2014 - 8 July 2020

Committee memberships

Communications and Digital Committee
8 June 2015 - 1 July 2019