As one of Whitworth’s partners, Philip is responsible for the practices ecclesiastical work.

Philip, a former SPAB Scholar joined the practice in 1985, and was elected to the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in 1992 and since then has achieved accreditation for work on historic buildings (AABC). Philip is the Surveyor to the Fabric of to St Edmundsbury Cathedral and an approved inspecting architect for medieval churches in the Dioceses of Chelmsford, Ely, Norwich and St Edmundsbury, as well as sitting on the Diocesan Advisory Committee (DACs) for both St Edmundsbury and Ely.

Philip Orchard