Guarlford St Mary's

Parochial Church Council (PCC)

The members of the PCC represent the Parish of Guarlford and Madresfield with Newland and are responsible for the financial affairs of the churches, plus the care and maintenance of fabric and contents.


The Rector

Ex Officio Members

Churchwardens - elected annually

Ex Officio Members

Lay readers within the parish

Ordinary Members

One third elected each year

Vice Chairman

Elected annually from the ordinary members


Elected annually from the ordinary members


Elected annually from the ordinary members

Churchwarden for St Mary's Guarlford

ChurchwardensMr Christopher Lester


Photo opposite: Chris with retiring churchwarden Don Hill who has been, and still is, a stalwart supporter of the church and the village.


Points of Contact

The first point of contact for baptisms, weddings, funerals and pastoral matters is the Rector. If the matter is urgent and the Rector is unavailable then please contact either the Churchwarden or one of the Lay Ministers whose contact details are on the back of the Grapevine.

Grapevine Editor

Mrs Cora Weaver           e-mail:


Note contributions must reach the editor on or before the 8th day of the month preceeding publication