Tel: 01332 227660
Mandy has worked in the Christian books field for over 4 years, and in the retail industry (pharmacy) for over 20 years. Mandy enjoys playing the piano, and lists DIY among her hobbies.
Cathedral Café Manager
Simon opened the refurbished Cathedral Café on 28th June 2012. He has lived and worked in London as a chef for 26 years before deciding to relocate to Derby, his childhood home. Simon specialises in soups, cakes and quiches and his reputation for good quality homemade food is beginning to spread!
Tel: 01332 341201
Cathedral Bookshop Manager
Peter opened Derby Cathedral bookshop on 18th June 2012. He has over 28 years’ experience of working in the Christian books and gifts field in Derby city centre alone and joined us following the closure of Wesley Owen. Peter is passionate about ensuring that Derby retains a Christian bookshop, believing (as we all do) that it provides a much valued service to Derby, Derbyshire and beyond.
Tel: 01332 227660
Appointed in February 2015, Joe originally joined the Cathedral as an apprentice before obtaining a permanent position. He is one of the Church of England's youngest employees. A Derbeian to the core, he is proud to be a part of the Vergers team.
Dave has been a member of the Cathedral congregation for 12 years, firstly in the pews and then as a server. From 2011 until the present day Dave has worked as a part-time Verger.
Dave enjoys spending time on his allotment, loves travelling and is a keen Derby County supporter.
Mat has worked at the Cathedral since March 2005. Mat looks after the building, keeping it clean and tidy as well as setting up and taking part in the daily round of services. Mat's role also involves assisting the Clergy on a day-to-day basis.
Mat originally trained as a chef and worked in the Hospitality industry until starting at the Cathedral.
Mat was baptised and confirmed after joining the Cathedral which he says was "a great experience" making him feel "much more a part of the Christian faith & community."
Mat's interests outside of work include walking, playing snooker and going to the Cinema and when time allows, Mat is a keen golf player.