- Bishop of Wakefield
Bishopof Wakefieldis the Ordinaryof the Church of England Diocese of Wakefieldin the Province of York.
The Bishop's residence is Bishop's Lodge, Wakefield.
The office has existed since the founding of the diocese in 1888 under Queen Victoria. The Cathedral contains a
memorialto Bishop Walsham How, the first Bishop of Wakefield. The current bishop is the Right Reverend Stephen George Platten, the 12th Bishop of Wakefield, who signs "Stephen Wakefield".
List of the Bishops of the Diocese of Wakefield, England
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