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Reverend Andrew Farrington is our new Circuit Superintendent who joined our circuit in September 2019. Andrew is in his 17th year of ministry following a successful banking career. Prior to joining us he has held Superintendent posts in Wednesbury and the Staffordshire Moorlands Circuit based at Cheadle. He also works with the Connexional Grants Committee and has been the District Grants....

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Reverend Canon Neil Clarke is Associate Minister at St Giles Church and lives in Desborough. He has been serving at St Giles Desborough, Brampton Ash, Braybrooke and Dingley together with the Circuit since 1992. He has been involved with youth work for many years and has taken groups on the National Three Peaks Challenge, up Kilimanjaro as well as attending Spring Harvest, Soul Survivor....

Jean Holyhead

Reverend Jean Holyhead is a supernumerary minister for the circuit and lives in Burton Latimer. She has extensive experience as a minister, including Free Churches Chaplain within the IOW prisons and within a Young Offenders Institute in Bucks, Chaplain to two Universities and a College, and served as Superintendent Minister in....

Hannah Jeffery

Reverend Hannah is the Rector of St Giles Church at Desborough as well as the associated parishes of Brampton Ash, Braybrooke and Dingley. She was ordained in 1995 and since then has worked in a variety of contexts, including 8 years in the Emmanuel Group of Churches in Northampton which was, like St Giles, an ecumenical partnership. She values highly the importance of working with....

Ian Basson

Ian is a worship leader and lives in Rothwell with his wife, Pat. They often preach as a couple and frequently use texts and hymns researched from the internet in....

Pat Basson

I moved to Rothwell from Surrey 46 years ago when I got married. At first we worshipped at Fuller Baptist then became members at Rothwell Methodist 40 years ago. I was accredited as a Local Preacher in December 2000 and enjoy leading worship in the different churches in....

Sandra Collins

Sandra Collins has been a fully accredited local preacher since 2017, preaches across the circuit and lives....

Ruth Fitch

Miss Ruth Fitch has been a fully accredited local preacher since 2016, preaches across the circuit and lives....

Kate Horrix

Kate has been a fully accredited local preacher since 1974, preaches across the circuit and lives....

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Maureen has been a fully accredited local preacher since 1985, preaches across the circuit and lives in....

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Maureen has been a fully accredited local preacher since 1991, preaches across the circuit and lives....

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Mark Powell has been a fully accredited local preacher since 1998, preaches across the circuit and lives....

Philip Rice

Philip has been a fully accredited local preacher since 1998 and lives in Desborough, where he attends the Anglican & Methodist Church of St Giles. He loves preaching across the circuit and often takes his guitar to join in the music during worship. He is currently authorised by Conference to conduct....

Neill Turner

Neill Turner has been a fully accredited local preacher since 2000, preaches across the circuit and lives....

Mary-Ann Ansdell

Mary-Ann is our circuit Administrator and may be contacted at methodistcircuit@gmail.com or on....