Chelmsford Cathedral Chelmsford Cathedral

Meet the team

The Very Revd Nicholas Henshall

Dean of Chelmsford

Nicholas became Dean of Chelmsford in 2014. Originally from Manchester, he served as a parish priest in inner city Newcastle upon Tyne for 14 years, followed by 6 years on the staff of Derby Cathedral where he also worked for BBC local radio; and then 6 years at Christ Church, Harrogate.

As Dean, Nicholas has overlapping roles as spiritual leader of the Cathedral community as a whole; as the Cathedral’s lead in the networks of the city and the region; and as the senior priest of the Diocese, supporting the Bishop’s ministry.

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Ministry team

Revd Canon Imogen Nay
Canon for Evangelism and Discipleship

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Revd Canon Imogen Nay

Canon for Evangelism and Discipleship

Revd Jackie-Dee Thornton
Associate Minister and Chaplain ARU

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Revd Jackie-Dee Thornton

Associate Minister and Chaplain ARU

Music team

Hilary Punnett
Assistant Organist and Director of the Girls' Choir

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Hilary Punnett

Assistant Organist and Director of the Girls' Choir

Vergers

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John Elliott

Head Verger

Alastair Dean

Verger

David Robinson

Verger

Ed Haynes

Verger