'I've always been on the naughty step...'

Giles is a priest of the Church of England. He was Canon Chancellor of St Paul's Cathedral from 2009 until his resignation in October 2011.

When Occupy London based their protest outside St Paul's.

Giles said that he was happy for people to "exercise their right to protest peacefully" outside the cathedral. Fraser resigned as he could not sanction any policy of the chapter of St Paul's to use force to remove the protesters.

He is currently the parish priest at St Mary's, Newington, in the Elephant and Castle, London and write the Guardian column Loose Canon.

Giles was the founder, and is currently the President, of Inclusive Church and campaigns for lesbian and gay inclusion within the church.