Thursday, 08 February 2018 21:15

Laura Fraser

Diary and Events Coordinator

Laura joined the Cathedral in June 2015 in the role of Diary and Events Coordinator. Laura’s background is in event management and she previously ran events for a number of organisations including the University of Derby.

A Fashion studies Graduate from the University of Derby, Laura still enjoys making and creating in her spare time and can often be found with a project or two on the go. Laura is from Derby originally and after spending time living in London and New York returned home a few years ago. When not working Laura likes to make the most of the local music and art scene within the city.

Note: Laura is currently on maternity leave for all events please contact Natasha Monaghan

T: 01332 341201.  
Thursday, 08 February 2018 21:01

Kim Milner

Project Coordinator

Kim has worked at the Cathedral office for many years. Kim is also an active member of the congregation and volunteers as a steward and Acolyte at the Cathedral services. In her spare time, Kim enjoys shopping and spending time with her friends and family, particularly going to the theatre and eating out

T: 01332 341201.

Thursday, 08 February 2018 20:55

Carol Thomas

Head of Operations

Carol joined the Cathedral as Head of Operations in March to support the Chapter Steward in the day to day running of the Cathedral.  Carol has worked for a number of companies in a project and operational role. She has lived in Derby for 30 years and is a keen Derby County fan.

T: 01332 341201.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017 22:45

Music this month


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music pics


Wednesday, 13 December 2017 22:33

Prayer Diary

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Wednesday, 25 October 2017 21:55

Anne Gray

Café Assistant

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 21:36

Dave Long


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.

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 21:35

Mat Mawson

Canons' Verger

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. 


Wednesday, 25 October 2017 21:30

Geoff Alvis

Head Verger

Tel: 01332 341201

Wednesday, 25 October 2017 21:21

Ed Turner

Assistant Director of Music

Edward joined the staff at Derby Cathedral in September 2017, having previously held posts at Worcester College Oxford, Tewkesbury Abbey, Dean Close School Cheltenham and Southwell Minster. His role at the Cathedral involves assisting Hugh in the administration of the Music Department, playing the organ for most choral services, teaching the choristers and directing the Voluntary Choir. Edward also directs the University Choir, and accompanies Bingham and district Choral Society. Having been a chorister himself, he has a particular passion for the music of the Anglican liturgy. When he isn’t practising or answering emails, he can often be found drinking, eating, walking, or any combination of the above.

Tel: 01332 341201

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