The Lord Bishop of Carlisle

The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Carlisle
James William Scobie Newcome
3 October 2013

Contact Details

The Rt Rev. the Lord Bishop of Carlisle


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Tel: 020 7219 5353


External/Private Office

Bishop's House, Ambleside Road, Keswick, CA12 4DD

Tel: 01768 773 430


What you need to know when writing to a member of the House of Lords.

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Long-Term Sustainability of the NHS Committee May 2016 - Apr 2017

Professional Life

Job title Organisation Date
National Chaplain The Royal British Legion 2016 -
Bishop of Carlisle Carlisle Diocese 2009 -
Bishop of Penrith Carlisle Diocese 2002 - 2009
Director of Ministry Chester Diocese 1994 - 2002

Public Life

Job title Organisation Date
Clerk of the Closet 2014 -
Deputy Lieutenant County of Cumbria 2013 -
President St John's College, Durham 2012 - 2018
Lead Bishop - Health and Social Care Church of England 2010 -