The PCC exists to formally represent parishoners in co-operating with the Vicar in the implementation of the work and mission of the Church. It has particular repsonsibilities for the finances of the Church and the maintenance of its buildings'
 
 
 
Future meetings
 
Anyone can ask to attend a meeting.
next meeting 26th November - Conference Room
7.30pm
 
 
Items for discussion
 
Young people's organisations; annual reviews of church policies and contracts; Church maintenance and security; Managing the halls.
 
 
 
 
 
Adrian Pope
 
Adrian is the Church Webmaster and a member of the Halls committee, also a server. Married to Kim, they have 3 Children; Kathryn, James and Rebecca. A retired Army Officer, he now works for the Environment Agency as an IT Project Manager. If you send an email to the Webmaster it will be Adrian who deals with it.
 
Brian Taylor
 
 
Duncan Clarke
 
Duncan is our Vicar. Married to Jo.
 
Father Graham Ashworth
 
Father Graham is our Associate Priest - a Self-Supporting Minister (SSM), Member of Cursillo group. Married to Shirley with two daughters and seven grandchildren. Will continue to work as an Auxiliary Nurse at Chorley Hospital. Telephone: 01772 495422
 
Ian Burt
 
Ian is chairman of the Halls for All committee and a PCC member. He also sings in the choir. He has three grown-up children and 4 grandchildren.
 
Janet Singleton
 
Janet is one of our churchwardens and our Halls for All booking secretary.
 
Jean Brundrett
 
Jean Brundrett is now our licensed Reader after completing her training over the last couple of years. She is also a Pastoral Assistant and has been since 1996; involved with administering Holy Communion both in Church, Nursing homes and homes of the sick and elderly in the Parish. Enrolling Member for Mothers' Union and a Cub Scout Leader at St Ambrose.
 
Lynne Rhodes
 
Lynne is married with three boys and helps organise the social events at the Church as a member of the Social Committee. She is a member of the Music group and helps serve teas after the service also as well as being an Altar Server and cursillo member.
 
Michael Langley
 
Mike is a PCC member and helps with publicity, especially local notice boards.
 
Ollie Woodcock
 
Ollie is the PCC Secretary, a sidesperson, lesson reader and member of the Book Club. She has worshipped at St. Ambrose since 2004. Retired in 2010 after teaching for 36 years in primary schools in UK and in forces schools abroad. Now a National Society church schools inspector for the dioceses of Blackburn, Carlisle and Chester.
 
Pauline Damp
 
 
Rev. Calum Crombie
 
Calum has now finished his curacy at St. Ambrose. we hope to see him from time to time and thank him for his time with us as curate.
He is also a chaplain in one of our local prisons.
 
Rev. Pat Belshaw
 
Pat is our Honorary Priest - one of our excellent clergy team.
 
Richard Belshaw
 
Richard is one of our churchwardens. He is a professional opera singer and Pat Belshaw's son.
 
Stella Holland
 
 
Susan Holden
 
Susan is our new Treasurer.
 
Susan Moon
 
Susan is a valuable assistant to Janet the Halls for All booking secretary.
 
Joy Mills
 
Pastoral Assistant. Sidesperson. Cursillo representative. Member of the Refreshment team and Fair Trade team. Member of the Social Committee. Deanery Synod Member. Joy is part of the church Music group.
 
Louisa McFarlane
 
Verger, Pastoral Assistant, Deanery Synod Representative, Social Committee Member, Cursillo Member.