The Bishop of Kingston (technically of Kingston upon Thames or, originally, of Kingston-on-Thames) is an episcopal title used by an area bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Southwark, in the Province of Canterbury, England. The title takes its name after Kingston upon Thames, a settlement in south-west London. The bishops suffragan of Kingston have been area bishops since the Southwark area scheme was founded in 1991.
List of bishops
|Bishops of Kingston|
|1922||1927||Percy Herbert||Translated to Blackburn|
|1970||1978||Hugh Montefiore||Translated to Birmingham|
|1978||1984||Keith Sutton||Translated to Lichfield|
|1984||1992||Peter Selby||First area bishop from 1991; translated to Worcester|
|1992||1997||Martin Wharton||Translated to Newcastle|
|1997||2001||Peter Price||Translated to Bath and Wells|
|2002||present||Richard Cheetham||Retirement scheduled for 17 October 2022.|
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- "Bishop of Kingston, Richard Cheetham, announces retirement". Diocese of Southwark. 8 February 2022. Archived from the original on 8 February 2022. Retrieved 17 February 2022.