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Following the Annual General Vestry meeting the following have been elected to service on the Select Vestry 2022

Hon Treasurer James Douglas
Assistant Treasurer Tony Gregg
Hon Secretary Lauren Penton
Assistant Secretary Philippa Hastings
Rector’s Church warden Ian Richardson
Peoples Church Warden Clive Penton
Rector’s Glebewarden Mark Smyrl
People’s Glebewarden Ian Duncan

Select Vestry Members
Christine Beale
Irene Davidson
Hazel Johnston
David McIlhagger
Heather Pollock
Vi Tregenna
Frank Williams



You can download a reading plan for 2020 via the link below:

Bible Reading Plan 2022

The incumbent, select vestry, staff and volunteers are committed to uphold good practice in the parish’s ministry with children.

Should you have a concern, suspicion or allegation regarding child welfare in the parish please contact a member of the parish panel.

1. Rev’d Catherine Simpson Tel 028 90421691
2. Gary Paterson Tel 07769 744554.
3. Linda Aitcheson Tel 07717 373635

The duty social worker or local area manager may be contacted at the local Gateway Team .

Belfast Health and Social Care Trust (covering local council areas of Belfast and Castlereagh): Tel: 028 9050 7000 (9am-5pm) or 028 9504 9999 at all other times.

South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust (covering local council areas of N’ards, Down, North Down and Lisburn): Tel: 0300 100 0300 (9am-5pm) or 028 9056 5444 at all other times.

Southern Health and Social Care Trust (covering local council areas of Dungannon, Armagh, Craigavon, Banbridge and Newry and Mourne); Tel 028 3741 5285. (9am-5pm)

In emergency contact the local PSNI station

We regularly update our Church records and to that end we would be grateful if you would download and complete the form below by clicking on ‘Download Record Form’. You can complete it on line and return it by clicking its submit button or print the form, complete it and return by post. Please note you will require to have the free Adobe Acrobat Reader available to complete and send this form. On iPhones and iPads after downloading the form open it in Acrobat Reader. Please also note if the ‘Click to send’ button doesn’t open your default email application, to send the completed form, simply download it and save it to your desktop then use the ‘Click to send’ button again.

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Attending Church
Please remember to register here (Register for Church.) to attend Church. In addition some services are posted here and can be accessed through our website at or by calling 02891520123. For more information please get in touch by calling the Vicarage or email me at Please continue to pray for an end to this Global pandemic and be assured of my prayers for you and our whole community.
May you know God’s presence and peace in these days as continue to journey through this together.