Press release

Westminster Canonry

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Queen has approved that the Reverend Canon Andrew Tremlett, MA, MPhil, PGCE , Canon of Bristol Cathedral be appointed to the Residentiary Canonry in Westminster Abbey in succession to the Reverend Canon Anthony Robert Wright, BA on his retirement on 30 September 2010. Canon Tremlett will also be Rector of St Margaret's Church, Westminster (often called "the parish church of the House of Commons") and will deputise for the Speaker's Chaplain when required.