The Right Reverend Graeme Knowles addressing protesters on Sunday 30th October 2011
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Dean of St Paul's resigns over 'insurmountable issues'

The dean of St Paul's has resigned over the handling of the anti-capitalist protests on the doorstep of the cathedral.

The Rt Rev Graeme Knowles is the second cleric to go and said he had faced "insurmountable issues."

The protest had prompted the cathedral to close its doors for the first time since WWII.

Robert Pigott reports.

  • 31 Oct 2011
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