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A vicar was a religious leader in Christian churches in England. (TV: Remembrance of the Daleks, The Curse of Fenric) They were in charge of local congregations and were likely rather junior in the ecclesiastical ranks to which they belonged. Their accommodations were known as "vicarages". (COMIC: The Vortex) They could be either male or female, (TV: The Family of Blood) and tended to ordinarily wear black garments set off by a white collar. (TV: The Unicorn and the Wasp) Frobisher once went undercover as a vicar, but found that he was allergic to the collars. (AUDIO: The Holy Terror)

The Vicar was the nickname of the director of Torchwood London in the 1950s. (AUDIO: Goodbye Piccadilly)

Known vicars[]

vicar took part in the funeral of Reverend Aubrey Fairchild. He was cornered by Cybermen when they attacked the funeral. (TV: The Next Doctor)

Arnold Golightly was the vicar of a small English village in 1926. He was the hybrid son of a Vespiform and a human and could change his appearance between the two species. (TV: The Unicorn and the Wasp)

Norton Folgate's father was a vicar during World War II. (AUDIO: Ghost Mission)

Reverend Wainwright was the vicar of St Jude's Church in Maiden's Point during World War II. He was killed when the Haemovores attacked. (TV: The Curse of Fenric)

blind vicar prepared a grave for the Hand of Omega in Shoreditch 1963 at the request of the First Doctor. He later presided over the burial of the coffin containing the Hand at the request of the Seventh Doctor. (TV: Remembrance of the Daleks)

vicar took in Professor Brian Phipps and his son Tom after their house was destroyed by what appeared to be a tornado. (COMIC: The Vortex)

A vicar was due to announce the marriage of Stuart Hoskins and Sarah Clark but was devoured by a Reaper when Rose Tyler altered time to save her father, Pete Tyler. The vicar was brought back when the timeline was restored. (TVFather's Day)

Ernest Trelaw was the vicar of Cheldon Bonniface in 1992. (PROSE: Timewyrm: Revelation)

female vicar presided over an Armistice Day ceremony honouring an elderly Tim Latimer as one of the last surviving veterans of World War I. (TVThe Family of Blood)

Donna Noble and Lance Bennett were to be married by a vicar. (TV: The Runaway Bride)

Father McGrath was a vicar from Salisbury. (PROSE: The Party in Room Four)