Reverand Canon RL Cotton, MA, DipTh


Canon Robert Cotton was appointed to be Rector of Holy Trinity and St Mary’s Guildford in May 1996, thereby becoming an ex officio governor of the RGS.

Robert is embedded in the town life of Guildford, being a governor also of Guildford High School, Holy Trinity Pewley Down School, Abbot’s Hospital and other housing charities.

Robert read Mathematics and Philosophy at Merton College, Oxford, before training for ordained ministry in Leuven, Belgium and at Cambridge.

Open Events

Our next Open Events take place as follows:

RGS Prep: Open Morning Wednesday 8 May for those considering RGS Prep for September 2024 or 2025.

RGS Senior: Small Group Tours in the Trinity Term for those currently in Year 5.


Our October Open Days will open for bookings later in the Trinity Term.
Register your details for Prep or Senior here and we will email you as soon as the dates are available to book.

We look forward to welcoming you to our school.