The Very Revd Dr Peter Robinson became Dean of Derby in July 2020.
Peter was ordained in Newcastle Diocese in 1995 and served his title in the Team Parish of North Shields. In 1999 Peter and his family moved to live in Byker in the East End of Newcastle, where Peter led the Urban Ministry and Theology Project in Newcastle East Deanery whilst being priest in charge of St Martin’s, Byker and also from 2001 priest in charge of St Michael’s, Byker. From 2007 Peter was an honorary canon of Newcastle Cathedral.
From 2008 until mid-2020 Peter served as Archdeacon of Lindisfarne. In this ministry Peter was sometime Warden of Readers, he chaired the Lindisfarne Regional Training Partnership and the Newcastle Diocesan Education Board and he led the regional Inspired North East project.
Peter is committed to partnership working and throughout his ministry has had leadership and trustee roles in the voluntary and community sector.