Vicar – we are currently in a period of vacancy at St Paul’s Church. If you have any questions or we can assist you in any way then please contact a Church Warden.
Announcement made during services on Sunday 17th February 2019:
“We are delighted to announce that, subject to the usual clearances being satisfactory, Revd Dr Rebecca Aechtner, currently assistant curate at the St. Mary’s, Lancaster (the Priory) will be appointed as the new vicar of St. Paul’s Scotforth. A date for her induction service will be announced soon but we expect this to be early in September. We hope that you will keep Rebecca and her family in your thoughts and prayers as she prepares to take the next step in her ministry.”
Phillip Simpson – Church Warden
Philip has attended St Pauls for over 30 years, performing various roles through the years, taking the position of Church Warden in April 2015. Originally from Boston, in Lincolnshire, Phillip is married to Yvonne. They have two children, and five grandchildren, who do take up a lot of their time! Phillip worked for Royal Mail for 34 years, in the Training and Development department and is now retired.
Jayne Weatherill – Church Warden
Jayne has attended St Paul’s Church for over 25 years and was previously a Church Warden, standing down in April 2015 after six years. She was re-elected as Church Warden in April 2017. Jayne is also our Parish Safeguarding Officer (including working with our Children and Young People), Health and Safety Officer, Data Protection Officer and Chair of several sub-committees. Jayne resigned from working as a School Business Manager in January 2017 and now runs her own business. She is an Eco-School Assessor and loves to craft, enjoy time with friends and family and travel to America. Jayne is married to Keith and they have one daughter, Emily.