Who’s who

Here are just some of the people who make church happen. Email addresses are all @stleonardslexden.org.uk or you can use the Contact form on the Contact and Directions page. If you prefer to telephone, the Parish office is 07582 442682 and the Rectory is (01206) 577392.

Rev'd Matt Simpkins
Priest in Charge
Rev’d Matt Simpkins
email = matt@
The Rectory,
2 Wroxham Close, Lexden CO3 3RQ
(01206) 577392

Viv MendhamAssistant Curate
Rev’d Viv Mendham
email = viv@
Jacquie Messinger Assistant Curate
Rev’d Jacquie Messinger
email = jacquie@
07886 468596
Maggie Whiteman Assistant Curate
Rev’d Maggie Whiteman
email = maggie@
Canon Hugh Beavan Hon. Assistant Priest
Rev’d Canon Hugh Beavan
email = hugh@
Pauline Jarvis Reader with Permission to Officiate
Pauline Jarvis
email = pauline@
Rosemary EldenReader with Permission to Officiate
Rosemary Elden
email = rosemary@
David Watkins Churchwarden
David Watkins
email = davidw@
(01206) 861250
Esther HeptonstallChurchwarden
Esther Heptonstall
email = esther@
(01206) 767666
Peter Hinchcliffe Churchwarden Assistant
Peter Hinchcliffe
email = peterhin@
Beverley KettellChurchwarden Assistant
Beverley Kettell
email = bev@
Frank WielobobChurchwarden Assistant
Frank Wielobob
email = frankw@
Margaret Smith Lay Pastoral Assistant &

Margaret Smith
email = margaret@
(01206) 547803
Parish Safeguarding Officer
Julie Hinchcliffe
email = safeguarding@
(01206) 562973
Youth & Families Worker
email = youthworker@
Lynne SaintParish Administrator
Lynne Saint
email = admin@
St Leonard’s Church
Lexden Road Colchester
CO3 4BL (Parish office)
07582 442682
MagazineMonthly Magazine
email = magazine@
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