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Main contacts for the Benefice are listed below, except for Safeguarding Officers whose details can be found here.

BENEFICE

Priest-in-Charge

The Revd. Mark Hurley, The Rectory, Church Street, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton, TA4 3AT
Tel: 01823 432222
Email: rector@bishopslydeardbenefice.org

Associate Priest
The Revd. Maureen Young, The Rectory, Lydeard St Lawrence, Taunton, TA4 3SF
Tel: 01984 667472
Email: reverendmaureenyoung@gmail.com

Maureen should be contacted for any pastoral or liturgical requirements or enquiries about Baptism, Marriage or Funerals during the Benefice’s period of Vacancy. Thursday is her day off from Benefice duties, when she would prefer not to be disturbed. However, in the case of real emergency, do make contact and leave a message.

Children and Families Rural Pioneer Catalyst
Katherine Lyddon
Tel: 07974 528880
Email: katherinelyddon35@gmail.com

Webmaster
Adrian Smith, 7 Gladstone Street, Taunton, TA2 6LY
Tel: 01823 325425
Email: adrianandkatharine@gmail.com

CHURCH OF ST MARY THE VIRGIN, BISHOPS LYDEARD
Lay Reader
Mrs Katharine Smith, 7 Gladstone Street, Taunton, TA2 6LY
Tel: 01823 325425
Email: kfmsmith@gmail.com
Website: www.katharinesmith.org.uk

Reader Emeritus
Mrs Joan Smith, Stones Throw, Mount Street, Bishops Lydeard, TA4 3AN
Tel: 01823 432021

Churchwardens:
Mr David Smart, Little Orchard, Piffin Lane, Bishops Lydeard, TA4 3AS
Tel: 01823 432531

Adrian Smith, 7 Gladstone Street, Taunton, TA2 6LY
Tel: 01823 325425
Email: adrianandkatharine@gmail.com

Secretary to the PCC
Adrian Smith, 7 Gladstone Street, Taunton, TA2 6LY
Tel: 01823 325425
Email: adrianandkatharine@gmail.com

PCC Treasurer
Mrs Margaret Gover, 2 The Leat, Bishops Lydeard TA4 3NY
Tel: 01823 433066

Organist and Choir Leader
Angelika Sivyer. Tel: 01823 762857

Church Centre Bookings Secretary
Jo Wainwright. Tel 01823 433738

CHURCH OF ST.LAWRENCE, LYDEARD ST.LAWRENCE
Churchwardens
David Young, The Rectory, Lydeard St Lawrence. Tel: 01984 667472
Mrs Pat Coles, Little Nethercott, Nethercott, Combe Florey.

CHURCH OF ST. PETER AND ST. PAUL, APOSTLES, COMBE FLOREY
Churchwarden
Mrs Cindy Bottard, Lowerfield Barn, Yarde Farm, Combe Florey TA4 3JB
Tel: 01823 432381.

CHURCH OF ST. PANCRAS, WEST BAGBOROUGH
Churchwarden
Elaine Woollacott, 9 Vale View, West Bagborough
Tel: 01823 432636

CHURCH OF ST. THOMAS OF CANTERBURY, COTHELSTONE
Churchwardens
David Dacey, Hill View, Cushuish
Tel: 01823 451711

Jane Warmington, The Coach House, Terhill
Tel: 01823 432200