Parish Committees

Parish Child Protection Policy 

These guidelines set out our Diocesan and Parish policy and a current code of good practice for church people working with children and young people or vulnerable adults in parish and diocesan situations. Copies of the Policy are available to all parishioners and their families and are in the Church porch.The Parish Child Protection Officer is Ms Tracey Mckay , who can be contacted at the Parish Office on 01273 554509 or by email using either the parish office email : or

The Parish Finance & Fabric Committee 

meets on a regular basis to oversee and organise repairs and maintenance to the Parish property and to advise the Parish Priest on all matters to do with Parish finances. It has five members who currently are, Bernard Regan, Philip Spells, Maureen Fleet, John Woodhead, Harry Cross and the Parish Priest.


St. Mary's Parish is a member of Churches Together in Preston and is represented by the Parish Priest and two members of the Parish - Michael Birch and Christine Alexandrou.Through our membership of Churches Together in Preston we are associated with Churches Together in Brighton & Hove and are represented by Maura Lesser - Tel. No: 503442.