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The Right Revd Tony Robinson

Bishop of Wakefield

Chairman of the Council of Bishops


Dioceses:

Leeds

 

Biography:

The Rt Revd Tony Robinson is currently the Area Bishop of Wakefield, in the new Diocese of Leeds. Bishop Tony is a former teacher who moved to West Yorkshire in 1997, first as Archdeacon of Pontefract and then in 2002 as Bishop of Pontefract. He chairs Kirklees Faiths Forum and is Co-Chair of North Kirklees Interfaith Council working with Muslims and Christians in Dewsbury and Batley. He was a founder member of Interfaith Kirklees, which works with schools to provide education and promote community cohesion, and also chairs the Wakefield Interfaith Group.

 

Address:

Pontefract House,

181a Manygates Lane,

Sandal,

Wakefield,

WF2 7DR