Archdeacon of Lynn

The Venerable Catherine Dobson

Catherine was installed as Archdeacon of Norfolk on 1 October 2022.

Catherine was born in Norfolk and went to school in Norwich. She trained on the Eastern Region Ministry course and served her curacies in the Diocese of Peterborough.

Catherine returned to Norfolk in 2014, serving as the Rector of the Coastal Group. She became Rural Dean and a member of the College of Canons at Norwich Cathedral in 2019, and Chapter Canon in 2020.

Catherine is married to Steve, and they have two children in their twenties. She enjoys walking, especially along the coast. She plays the piano, but not when anyone is listening!




Contact details

The Archdeacon of Lynn’s Office:

Archdeacon Catherine’s PA, Ann Whittet, can be contacted on:

Contact by email rather than telephone would be much preferred.