Andrew Nunn

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The Very Revd
Andrew Nunn
Dean of Southwark
Diocese Diocese of Southwark
In office 2012–present
Other posts Chaplain and PA to the Bishop of Southwark
Canon Residentiary, Precentor and Sub Dean, Southwark Cathedral
Ordination 1983, Ripon Cathedral
Personal details
Born (1957-07-30) 30 July 1957 (age 57)
Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
Alma mater Leicester Polytechnic
Leeds University
College of the Resurrection, Mirfield

Andrew Peter Nunn SCP (born 30 July 1957) is a Church of England priest. He has been the Dean of Southwark from 2012.[1]

Early life[edit]

Nunn was born in Wigston Magna, Leicestershire. He was educated at Leicester Polytechnic and Leeds University. He studied for ordination at the College of the Resurrection, Mirfield.[2]


Nunn was ordained in 1984.[3] He was a curate at St James the Great, Manston, Leeds and then chaplain of Agnes Stewart Church of England High School[4] and curate then vicar at (All Saints') Richmond Hill. From 1995 he was chaplain and personal assistant to Roy Williamson, Bishop of Southwark; and from 1999 sub-dean, precentor and a residential canon at Southwark Cathedral. He is also Rector General of the Society of Catholic Priests and Chaplain General of the Company of Servers.

Nunn is an honorary chaplain of both the Launderers' Company[5] and the Innholders' Company as well as a member of the Glaziers' Company.


  • Andrew Nunn Esq (1957–1983)
  • The Revd Andrew Nunn (1983–1999)
  • The Revd Canon Andrew Nunn (1999–2012)
  • The Very Revd Andrew Nunn (2012–present)


  1. ^ Southwark Anglican
  2. ^ Crockfords (London, Church House, 1995) ISBN 0715180886
  3. ^ Crockfords (London, Church House, 1995) ISBN 0715180886
  4. ^ Agnes Stewart High Schoolweb site
  5. ^ Launderers Company´, Daily Telegraph, 22 October 2013, p. 32.

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Church of England titles
Preceded by
Colin Slee
Dean of Southwark